Property prices in South Hams

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Latest prices in South Hams for Terraced properties

The latest figures show that the average price for a Terraced property in South Hams has now reached £320,185 as of Feb 2024. This value is based upon the average value of completed property transactions in the month of February.

Average prices for a Terraced property have increased substantially over the longer term in South Hams. Back in January 1995, prices for this type of property averaged £47,689 based on sales at the time. Fast forward to January 2024, and averages reached £334,227 - representing a growth of 601% over 29 years.

This substantial triple-digit percentage rise in Terraced property values far outpaced broader inflation over the same period. Rising household incomes, strong local economy, high demand and constrained supply all likely contributed to the steep price inflation seen for Terraced homes in South Hams over the past 3 decades.

Our data is sourced directly from HM Land Registry and their UK House Price Index report. This dataset is updated several times a year and we always attempt to have the most up to data information available.

The UK HPI uses sales data collected on residential housing transactions, whether for cash or with a mortgage. Properties have been included in England and Wales since January 1995, in Scotland since January 2004, and in Northern Ireland since January 2005, Data is available at a national and regional level, as well as counties, local authorities and London boroughs.

Cited from HM Land Registry

Terraced prices in South Hams over the last 12 months

Mar 2023£311,594
Apr 2023£319,188
May 2023£330,486
Jun 2023£329,505
Jul 2023£323,348
Aug 2023£332,677
Sep 2023£328,399
Oct 2023£332,960
Nov 2023£318,714
Dec 2023£328,936
Jan 2024£334,227
Feb 2024£320,185

Recent trends for prices in South Hams

The latest figures from February 2024 indicate the property market in South Hams continues to show falling price trends. Compared to January, 2024, average prices decreased by -3.3% to £413,654. On an annual basis, average property prices have increased 7.9% since 12 months ago.

In terms of sales activity, there were 59 residential property transactions completed in South Hams during February, 2024. Of these purchases, 16 were financed with a mortgage while 18 were all-cash sales. For cash buyers, average prices have changed by -3.5% since January, 2024, coming in at around £411,251. For properties purchased with a mortgage, the average price changed by -3.1% since January, 2024, to £415,623.

Compared to the overall picture in its national parent England, the average property price in South Hams are higher than the current national average of £297,735. While South Hams saw a change of -3.3% over the last month, England as a whole recorded a percentage change of 0.6% in average property values. And on an annual basis, prices across England have contracted by -1.1%, less than the 7.9% yearly change seen in South Hams.

Interested in purchasing a property in South Hams? Use our Monthly Mortgage Cost Calculator to see how much a property may cost you per month. This tool is for illustrative purposes only and does not constitute financial advice.

Average price in South Hams by housing type

Prices last recorded in February, 2024











Prices by housing type in South Hams

Recent data shows that price growth has varied across different property types in South Hams over the last year. For terraced houses, property prices changed by -3.2% between February 2024 and January 2024 to reach £320,185, and changed by 7.5% over the last 12 months. The annual change was less than the -1.7% change seen for terraced homes in England overall.

Meanwhile, semi-detached properties saw a fall in average prices locally, taking them to £409,496 in January 2024. This represents a -2.9% change from the same month last year.This is outperforming the 0.2% annual change in semi-detached values across the country.

Detached homes in South Hams lost -3.4% month-over-month to reach an average of £613,932. Annually, detached property values have changed by 7.7%. This is stronger price growth compared to England's -0.5% change for detached houses over the year.

For apartments and flats, average prices decreased by -3.8% between February and January 2024, hitting £231,329. Over the last 12 months, apartment values have changed by 5.6%, surpassing England's flat and apartment growth rate of -2.8%.

Overall, semi-detached properties have seen the strongest price momentum locally over the past year, with a change of 10.5%, while flat properties lagged, with a change of 5.6%.

Recent purchases in South Hams

According to data from HM Land Registry, there were 59 completed property purchases in the area of South Hams in February 2024. Of these sales, 18 were recorded as cash purchases whilst 16 were purchased using a mortgage. Compared to this time 12 months ago, the percentage of properties purchased using a mortgage has changed by 8.8% and the percentage of properties purchased with cash has changed by 6.9%.

The number of cash and mortgage purchases may not match the recorded number due to exclusions listed on the website

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