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How much does a house cost in Handsworth Wood?


If you’re thinking of buying a home in Handsworth Wood but not sure how much it will cost, then you’ve come to the right place. In this blog we will talk about house prices in this area of the West Midlands. Need a precise value? Book a property valuation with us.

Through our property selling services offered in the area and across the West Midlands, Love Your Postcode has earned a strong reputation in the local market, becoming one of the most in demand estate agents in Handsworth Wood.

About Handsworth Wood

Handsworth Wood is a suburban area in Northwest Birmingham, located within the metropolitan county of the West Midlands since 1 April 1974, under the Local Government Act 1972, it was previously a part of the county of Staffordshire. It is also a ward within the formal district of Perry Barr as well as other areas such as Great Barr, Sandwell and Hamstead Village.

Handsworth Wood is regarded as the premier residential area in North West Birmingham, due to the significantly large number of Victorian and imposing detached houses and semi-detached homes.

Also the area is highly sought after due to the access to parks such as Handsworth Park, golf clubs and the open spaces of Sandwell Valley Country Park. This area is regarded by estate agents as upmarket in comparison to the neighbouring district of Handsworth.

What’s the average house price in Handsworth Wood?

Last year most property sales in Handsworth Wood involved terraced properties which sold for on average £152,179. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £223,650, while detached properties fetched £296,125.

Handsworth Wood, with an overall average price of £195,284 was more expensive than nearby Handsworth (£159,050), Perry Barr (£150,988) and Great Barr (£175,841).

During the last year, sold prices in Handsworth Wood were 5% up on the previous year and 7% up on 2015 when the average house price was £182,981, says Rightmove.

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Love Your Postcode adopts a modern performance led approach to selling: advertising online, on property websites, digital billboards, social media, newspapers, lifestyle magazines, digital window displays & property particulars.

Our local estate agents give your home maximum exposure online & offline, getting it more views from potential applicants, therefore more offers, and ultimately the highest possible finishing value. This means you end up with more money in your pocket and you enjoy a higher quality service. Call us on 0800 862 0870, download our property app or book a free online property valuation today.

How much does a house cost in Handsworth Wood?
By David Price