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 guidance on the local housing market.
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 Dulwich.
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 Dulwich housing market is performing as; “Properties in Dulwich had an overall average price of £819,929 over the last year. The majority of sales in Dulwich during the last year were flats, selling for an average price of £449,218. Terraced properties sold for an average of £946,163, with semi-detached properties fetching £1,458,472.
Overall, sold prices in Dulwich over the last year were 9% up on the previous year and 10% up on the 2018 peak of £742,076.”
A snapshot of the Dulwich property market
At the beginning of January 2021, Rightmove had a total of 445 properties listed for sale in Dulwich.
Of the 445 listed properties in Dulwich, only nine are listed as detached properties. There are not many more semi-detached properties for sale in the area, with only 28 listed for sale.
Flats are the most common property for sale in Dulwich
There is an increase when it comes to terraced properties, with 82 terraced properties listed for sale in and around Dulwich according to Rightmove at the start of January 2021.
Therefore, it shouldn’t be a surprise that the most popular form of property listed for sale in Dulwich is flats. There are 316 flats listed for sale, by far and away the leading type of property for sale in the local area. There were also five bungalows listed for sale in Dulwich at the time of review.
Garden space and parking spots are in high demand
Of the 445 listed properties in Dulwich, 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 Dulwich.
If you are looking for property with a dedicated parking space, there are 147 listings with parking for property in Dulwich.
A total of 105 properties for sale in Dulwich 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.