Brockley Property January 2021

22nd January 2021 posted in Property News Sellers Buyers

The start of the year is a great time to take stock, and at Hunters Forest Hill, we are always on hand if you are looking for expert advice in the housing market.

Even with the current lockdown, the property market is operational, and we are here to assist you.

The national market ended strongly in 2020, and some of the leading organisations in the UK housing sector believe 2021 will start in a similarly robust manner. We have seen this ourselves with so many local buyers and vendors active in and around Brockley.

We also stay in touch with the leading property portals, and this helps us to inform you of what is required in the property market.

According to Rightmove at the beginning of January 2021, the Brockley housing market is performing as; “Properties in Brockley had an overall average price of £586,039 over the last year. The majority of sales in Brockley during the last year were flats, selling for an average price of £425,616. Terraced properties sold for an average of £745,802, with semi-detached properties fetching £719,823.

Overall, sold prices in Brockley over the last year were 7% up on the previous year and 7% up on the 2017 peak of £547,421.”

A snapshot of the Brockley property market

At the beginning of January 2021, Rightmove had a total of 169 properties listed for sale in Brockley.

Of the 169 listed properties in Brockley, there were no detached properties. There are not many more semi-detached properties for sale in the area, with only five listed for sale.

Flats are the most common property for sale in Brockley

There is an increase when it comes to terraced properties, with 40 terraced properties listed for sale in and around Brockley according to Rightmove at the start of January.

Therefore, it shouldn’t be a surprise that the most popular form of property listed for sale in Brockley is flats. There are 120 flats listed for sale, by far and away the leading type of property for sale in the local area.

Garden space and parking spots are in high demand

Of the 169 listed properties in Brockley, 285 have been listed has having a garden. The recently published Zoopla list of most common buyer searches in 2020 placed garden at the top of the list. Therefore, it is welcoming to see so many homes with garden space available in Brockley.

If you are looking for property with a dedicated parking space, there are 147 listings with parking for property in Brockley.

A total of 105 properties for sale in Brockley are listed as offering a garden and parking space.

At Hunters Forest Hill, we know selling property is challenging, but we are here to assist you in the process. If you aim to buy, sell, let your home or rent property, we are active in New Cross, Peckham, Dulwich and Brockley, in addition to Forest Hill, so get in touch with one of the top three agents in London, and we will be happy to assist you.