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Local Property Price Rises Buck National Trend

Published on 03-04-2019 by Sarah Jones

property price rises buck trend

House prices across Shropshire and mid Wales are up with Powys leading the way. This is good news for those looking to sell their property, according to local Estate Agents, Roger Parry & Partners.

According to the UK House Price Index prices in Powys are leading the way with a 7.5 per cent rise over the past year, closely followed by Telford with a 6.3 per cent increase. Shropshire’s average price have also risen by 2.8 per cent over the past 12 months.

Peter Daborn MRICS, Partner in Roger Parry & Partners Shrewsbury office said, “This latest news on house price increases is just what potential sellers in the area we cover want to hear. It shows confidence in the current housing market, despite the expected effects of the uncertainty of Brexit.”

The latest data from the Office of National Statistics shows that the average property in Telford sold for £167,190. In Shropshire the average property sold for £212,168, while in Powys the average price was £191,940.

The average homeowner in Telford will have seen their property jump in value by around £32,000 in the last five years. In Shropshire the increase is £36,000 and in Powys it has been £33,000.

If you are looking to sell your property and would like to use the professional estate agency services of Roger Parry & Partners to help sell your property, please contact the Shrewsbury, Oswestry, Welshpool or the new Llanidloes office.

Shrewsbury Residential Office

Shrewsbury Residential Office

Welsh Bridge
Frankwell
Shrewsbury
SY3 8LG

01743 343 343

shrewsbury@rogerparry.net

Shrewsbury Agricultural & Professional Office

Shrewsbury Agricultural & Professional Office

Hogstow Hall
Minsterley
Shrewsbury
SY5 0HZ

01743 791 336

mail@rogerparry.net

Oswestry Office

Oswestry Office

The Estates Office
20 Salop Road
Oswestry
SY11 2NU

01691 655 334

oswestry@rogerparry.net

Welshpool Office

Welshpool Office

1 Berriew Street
Welshpool
Powys
SY21 7SQ

01938 554 499

welshpool@rogerparry.net

Llanidloes Office

Llanidloes Office

1 Great Oak Street
Llanidloes
Powys
SY18 6EQ

01686 449 222

llanidloes@rogerparry.net