Free Valuation

Quick Search

Refine News

Outstanding house prices

The new school year is underway for over 10million children across England and Wales and school catchments rate highly for many choosing a home. 

Read on to find out how much more are home buyers prepared to pay to live close to an Ofsted rated outstanding school

An analysis of property sales across England and Wales (excluding London) over the last year reveals a 10% premium associated to homes situated close to an Ofsted rated "outstanding" primary school and 17% to an "outstanding" secondary school!

Properties located within one mile of an outstanding primary school sold for, on average, £22,686 more than properties within one mile of other schools, the price premium for secondary schools was £37,558.

Detached houses attract the largest price premium, with buyers here having to find an extra £90,000+ to live within one mile of an outstanding school.

If you'd like to learn just how much your home is worth, why not get in touch - we'd be happy to help you understand and organise your free property valuation.

Call us on 0330 024 3000 or email

Share this article

Other News Items

  • Everything you need to know about becoming a tenant

  • The Nation's Most Active Markets

  • Online auction - the modern way to buy and sell property

Free Valuation

click here to find what
your property's worth






This site uses features that require cookies to be stored on your machine. To enable these features, click 'OK'

For more information on cookies and the features that use them please click here.