Have you ever wondered where the most desirable streets of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole are?
While the coastal real estate boom shows no signs of slowing down, homes in the metropolitan area are snapping up like hot cakes.
The average time taken to sell homes has been reduced since the start of the pandemic with the sale of properties in the BCP council area to 16.5 weeks, according to data from Property Solvers.
Meanwhile, property prices in the region remain among the highest in the country, with the metropolitan area recently crowned as one of the most expensive places to live outside of London.
In July alone, home values rose 1.1 percent, a trend that continues to grow, with the region achieving annual growth of eight percent.
The average house price in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole in July was £ 309,741, according to land registry figures.
Over the past year, the average selling price of a property in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole has increased by £ 23,000.
Despite the rise in real estate prices, homes are still flying off the shelves so to speak.
Zoopla data shows which routes through Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole have been the most searched over the past three months.
The top 10 most popular routes in the city are:
10. Coy Pond Road, Poole, BH12 – £ 816,103
9. Lindsay Road, Branksome Park, Poole, BH13 – £ 823,188
8. Castle Lane West, Bournemouth, BH8 – £ 824,000
7. Banks Road, Sandbanks, Poole, BH13 – £ 827,651
6. Manor Road, Bournemouth, BH1 – £ 861,461
5. Waterfront, Mudeford, Christchurch, BH23 – £ 914,406
Waterfront property – Google Maps
The fifth most popular road in the metropolitan area is Waterside in Mudeford where the average cost of a house is estimated to be around £ 914,406.
The property values on this road have increased by £ 23,377 in the past 12 months.
4. The Avenue, Westbourne, Bournemouth, BH13 – £ 2,371,000.
Properties in Avenue – Google Maps
Westbourne Avenue is one of the most desirable roads in the local authority area and prices continue to rise with an increase in value of 17.5% over the past five years.
Individual properties on this route are currently selling for an average of £ 2,371,000.
3. Panorama Road, Sandbanks, Poole, BH13 – £ 2,738,750
A property in Panorama Road – Google Maps
Panorama Road properties have increased in value by over 47% over the past ten years.
The average price paid for a detached house has been £ 2,738,750 over the past 12 months, £ 400,000 more than Zoopla’s current average value.
2. Golf Links Road, Ferndown, BH22 – £ 603,958
A property at Golf Links Road – Google Maps
The average price of a property at Golf Links Road is around £ 603,958.
Over the past 20 years, the value of property on this road has increased by an average of £ 408,582 (over 158 percent).
Since the start of the pandemic, prices have continued to rise, with a positive increase in value of over 2%.
1. The Quay, Poole, BH15 – £ 460,425
Le Quai, Google Maps.
The most popular route in the metropolitan area is The Quay in Poole.
The average price has increased 1.8% over the past 12 months.
Over the past five years, property values on this route have increased by 15.5 percent.
Apartments for sale at The Quay are not that common, with just 20 apartments sold in the past five years for an average price of £ 308,300.