Lancaster terraced properties proved to be popular when it came to sales over the last year with the average price reaching £144,673. Semi-detached properties were also popular and average prices reached £166,823 along with flats averaging £139,156.
The meant that the average transaction price over the last year came to £165,225 and this gave the area a similar average price to that of Bare although Morecambe was lower with £132,123 as well as Galgate with £146,498.
Compared to the previous year, house prices in Lancaster increased by 4%.
Selling your property quickly
If you want to give your property the best chance of selling quickly you need to know exactly what appeals to buyers. This means that your property has to offer something different to other properties. Therefore, the following tips will provide you with the chance of selling your property quickly.
De-clutter- A property that looks un-kept is unappealing. To ensure that your buyers are not put off buying your property you need to remove as much clutter as possible. Too many picture frames, ornaments and other bits and pieces can be overwhelming so store these away and throw away anything you no longer require.
Clean – Homes can become dirty when they are lived in so ensure that you give it a thorough clean. Tackle carpets and other flooring and also spend time focussing on the kitchen and bathroom. Dust furniture and clean the windows to ensure that the whole property is spotless.
DIY – Make sure the property does not look unfinished. This means you need to finish as many DIY jobs as possible regardless of how small they may be. Leaking taps or radiators, drill holes and loose fittings all need to be repaired. Make the property look like it needs as little work as possible and the chances are they could make an offer.
Interior – You have to make your home feel like it could be theirs and this means you have to make it as spacious as possible and keep the colours and themes that you choose as simple as possible. If there is plenty of light your potential buyers will be able to see your property for what it is.
Exterior – Spend time making good the exterior because this is the first thing they will see. Clear the garden of any debris and cut the lawn. Add new plants to inject a splash of colour and even go as far as to paint fences. The fresher it looks the more appealing it will be.
Help to buy and sell your property
If you require a quick sale then we can buy your Lancaster property. We can take care of the whole process from start to finish, ensuring that you get a fair and honest price for your property.
If you would prefer to sell your property then our service can help you to get the best price possible.
We have experience in achieving excellent sale prices and we market your property in the best possible way. We take care of everything so that you do not have to worry about anything.
Best Wishes, Susan