WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH THE PROPERTY MARKET ACROSS WEST CORNWALL?
What’s the average price of property in my area? How long are properties remaining on the market? Which agents seem to have their customers’ properties on their books for the longest amount of time?
House prices and time on the market in Helston: http://bit.ly/uGA80t
Total properties for sale in Helston: 121 (last month 110)
Properties for sale in Helston listed in the last 14 days: 14 (last month 11)
Average* price of properties for sale in Helston: £212,693 (last month £220,033)
Average time on market (ToM) of unsold property in Helston*: 137 days (last month 146 days)
Shortest time on the market in Helston – PDQ with 87 days (last month, The Mather Partnership with 82 days)
Longest time on the market in Helston – Care and Co 132 days Last month, Christophers 160 days)
House prices and time on the market in Penzance: http://bit.ly/s1ELns
Total properties for sale in Penzance: 223 (last month 241)
Properties for sale in Penzance listed in the last 14 days: 16 (last month 26)
Average* price of properties for sale in Penzance: £219,906 (last month £219,392)
Average time on market (ToM) of unsold property in Penzance*: 201 days (last month 200 days)
PDQ’s time on the market – 87 days
Longest time on the market in Penzance – Your Move 216 days (previous month: Miller Countrywide at 226 days) NCT 156 days
House prices and time on the market in St. Ives: http://bit.ly/XQL0Bi
Total properties for sale in St.Ives: 337 (last month 336)
Properties for sale in St.Ives listed in the last 14 days: 27 (last month 25)
Average* price of properties for sale in St.Ives: £376,461 (last month £374,755)
Average time on market (ToM) of unsold property in St.Ives*: 237 days (last month 234 days)
PDQ’s time on the market – 87 days
Longest time on the market in the St.Ives area – Harding and Laity at 211 days(a number of agents statistics are not featuring so H&L may well not be bottom) (last month: Berwick and Berwick 280 days)
All figures taken from independent website http://www.home.co.uk
*Note: The ‘time on market’ for all towns is calculated by sampling over all properties for sale in the Home.co.uk property search, within 1 mile of the centre of the town in question
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About Chris Wood: Chris is an estate agent with over 25 years of property experience. His business, PDQ Estates Ltd is based in Penzance and Helston, West Cornwall. He has worked with all sizes and types of businesses from single office independents to the management team and board of RBS and Tesco. A former President Elect of the NAEA and board member of NFoPP until he resigned in 2009, Chris has always championed the highest professional standards for estate agents in the UK. No stranger to the media, he has appeared on various programs including BBC, News 24, ITV, independent and BBC radio and is a regular contributor to trade journals, local and national Newspapers. Chris is on KloutLinkedIn Ecademy Facebook and Twitter Married to Amanda, he lives in Penzance with their children who are slowly flying the nest, his two dogs and his elderly Uncle. In his spare time; Chris likes to keep fit and is a long-standing member of the Territorial Army. In 2010 he mobilised for a tour of duty in Afghanistan with 1 Rifles as part of 3 Commando Brigade.