Shortage of three bedroom semi-detached homes

6 May 2014

Fifty-seven per cent of estate agents across the UK are experiencing a shortage in the number of semi-detached homes available for sale. This is followed by bungalows, with 53% of estate agents believing there is a shortage and 48% reporting a lack of terraced homes.

The research, which was conducted by Move with Us, home of the UK’s largest network of independent estate agents, also found there is a shortage of three bedroom properties in the current market. Forty-nine per cent of estate agents across the country reported a shortage.
Unsurprisingly, three bedroom semi-detached properties have sold the best in the last six months. Forty-seven per cent of agents agreed semi-detached were the most sought-after properties and 66% have found three bedroom homes to be the most popular.
Data from Move with Us in association with home.co.uk shows that the average selling time* for a three bedroom semi-detached property in Britain is just 71 days. This is 55 days faster than the national average selling time for all properties. Three bedroom semis are currently selling the fastest in Ashtead, Surrey, where in the postal district KT21, they are selling in an average of six and a half da

Fifty-seven per cent of estate agents across the UK are experiencing a shortage in the number of semi-detached homes available for sale. This is followed by bungalows, with 53% of estate agents believing there is a shortage and 48% reporting a lack of terraced homes.

The research, which was conducted by Move with Us, home of the UK’s largest network of independent estate agents, also found there is a shortage of three bedroom properties in the current market. Forty-nine per cent of estate agents across the country reported a shortage.

Unsurprisingly, three bedroom semi-detached properties have sold the best in the last six months. Forty-seven per cent of agents agreed semi-detached were the most sought-after properties and 66% have found three bedroom homes to be the most popular.

Data from Move with Us in association with home.co.uk shows that the average selling time* for a three bedroom semi-detached property in Britain is just 71 days. This is 55 days faster than the national average selling time for all properties. Three bedroom semis are currently selling the fastest in Ashtead, Surrey, where in the postal district KT21, they are selling in an average of six and a half days.

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