Southampton Estate Agents & Letting Agents

Buyer's Guide to Southampton

Up to £100,000

For less than £80,000 Southampton has a great selection of studios and one bedroom apartments, with the occasional, and quickly moving, two bedroom apartments. All of these homes are perfect for investors and first time buyers. These homes vary in location from Bitterne, to Bassett and Sholing, wherever you want to be, there will be something perfect for you. For investors looking to purchase and let out small properties, the majority of studio apartments are ready to move into. But, they can always be improved to appeal to the city’s many professionals and student renters. As such, the best appointed properties of a similar style go for up to £100,000 and may come partially furnished. In the same price range are a selection of one bedroom properties available exclusively to the over 55’s, which boast great local amenities and peace and quiet. Gardens tend to be communal spaces and well looked after, giving residents an idyllic space to relax in. Whether you’re looking to buy your first home, or downsize into retirement, there will be something for you.

£100,000 to £200,000

Between £100,000 and £200,000 there are a variety of premium, open plan city centre flats and terraced houses in the suburbs which are perfect for small families. Properties in this price range are generally well appointed and make use of their spaces in innovative ways, incorporating storage into often overlooked areas. Terraced properties in this bracket often have small front gardens and on street parking, perfect for anyone looking to buy and later let to the students who come to Southampton for university. For anyone looking for an apartment, this price band is where more two bedroom options become available. Usually, these are more spacious and well lit, ideal for anyone looking to spread out a little bit more.

The majority of properties to buy in Southampton range between two and three hundred thousand. Options in this price range go from houses coming with separate kitchen and living spaces, to apartments with large windows and larger spaces, perfect for those looking to move up the property ladder.

£200,000 to £300,000

For those looking for 3 bedroom houses, there are a multitude of beautiful semi-detached and detached houses for around £220,000, for the same money there are luxury apartments available across the city. If you go above £250,000 then some incredible family homes become available across the city. Whether you’re after the city or the suburbs, you’re certain to find something perfect for you. The majority of homes in this price bracket come with at least one off-street parking space, and tend to be in some of the most sought after areas in the city. Light pours into houses in this price band, and the trend of open planning makes all the rooms seem even larger and highlights each house’s best features.

Should you wish to venture over the £300,000 mark, then a formidable selection of larger homes become available, along with many beautiful three bedroom listings. In this price range you will find amazing and characterful detached properties in leafy locations such as Bassett and Shirley. The prices of properties range up to £370,000, and above this are some incredible investment and development opportunities. Houses in this price bracket usually come with generous front and rear gardens, as well as plentiful off street parking. Apartments in this range frequently come with unparalleled views of the city, with private balconies and huge windows.

£400,000 to £600,000

For £400,000 to £600,000 there are apartments available in some awe-inspiring locations, including sprawling city duplexes in gated, parkland compounds. If you’re looking for a larger house, this is where you’ll find some amazing detached, five bedroom properties, ideal for big families, or those with more than two generations at home. These houses are located in some of the most affluent areas of Southampton, and surrounded by greenery which make you forget that you’re close to a vibrant, bustling city.

£600,000 and above

Properties costing over £600,000 come with unmatched views and locations. They range from stunning new builds to older properties with breathtaking gardens in Bassett, to penthouse apartments with wrap-around views of the city centre and river. Often, the views are uninterrupted and showcase the beauty and variety of Southampton. These homes are always stylishly presented, but with multiple living spaces and unsurpassed storage spaces, these properties also offer buyers the choice of how to best utilise the space.

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