Bridgend Schools – Shaping Local Property Prices

12th November 2019 posted in Sellers Buyers Landlords

Many factors shape property values and what a buyer is willing to pay for property. There is a lot a homeowner can do to add value to their home, but there are also many external factors which shape house prices. One of the critical factors that influence demand for property, and what a buyer is willing to pay is the availability of local schools, and how highly regarded these schools are.

Therefore, it is not unreasonable to suggest Bridgend schools shape local property prices. Whether you are buying or selling, it is essential to be aware of the critical features which form the property market. Hunters Bridgend is here to assist you, and whether you need specific guidance on local schools, or you are looking for general news about the local area, we can help.

When it comes to secondary schools in Bridgend, there are more than 40 options to consider. Your location and any faith requirements you have will influence what school you choose to send your child or children to, but you should be able to find an area in Bridgend that helps you feel confident about your child’s prospects.

Choose an area with a range of great schools

2016 Estyn findings highlighted the effectiveness of Bridgend schools, and Bridgend County Borough had the highest percentage of “green schools” in the Central South Consortium.

Estyn reports are a useful starting point in determining the merits of a school. If you have several options to decide between, these reports help you narrow your choices down to a more manageable number. Of course, there are many ways to evaluate a school, and even local options aren’t the highest rated by Estyn, they may still be an excellent option for your child.

There is also a strong selection of secondary schools in Bridgend, including Archbishop McGrath Catholic High School, Bryntirion Comprehensive School, Coleg Cymunedol Y Dderwen, Cynffig Comprehensive School, Maesteg Comprehensive School, Pencoed Comprehensive School, Porthcawl Comprehensive School, Ysgol Brynteg and Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Llangynwyd.

Are you looking for a school with specialist interest?

Bryntirion Comprehensive School has a fantastic reputation for sporting endeavour, which is something many pupils, and their parents, are keen to focus on. Pencoed Comprehensive School is gathering a solid reputation for its performing arts classes and opportunities. You know what your child is interested in, and what will help them develop, but you have plenty of options to consider in Bridgend.

Households looking for a special school for the youngsters in the family have a few options to consider in Bridgend. Knowing any special requirements, you need are taken care of is a great comfort for families, and can make the house buying process much more comfortable. Schools to consider in the local area include Heronsbridge School, Strinsea College, Viltige School and Ysgol Bryn Castell.

If you plan on making your next move in or around Bridgend, call on a local specialist to guide you. At Hunters Bridgend, we are pleased to say we offer a wide range of services aimed at helping you take the next step. Contact us today, and we’ll be happy to help or arrange an appointment.