With asking prices slashed on one in three properties for sale on Zoopla last month, we've mapped out where to find the biggest reductions.

The number of cut-price properties for sale on Zoopla has climbed by 4% since April alone.

And, most asking price reductions were seen in July, when 33% of all listings were discounted.

With average discounts now standing at more than £25,000, it spells increased bargaining power for first-time buyers and people looking to move up – or down – the property ladder.

Here are the top 10 areas where you'll find the biggest reductions in asking price.

1. Bishop Auckland

Average price reduction: 10.1% or £14,423

Proportion of homes slashed in price: 40.3%

Home for sale in Bishop Auckland.

Above: three-bedroom house for sale on Watling Road, Bishop Auckland. 

2. Haverfordwest

Average price reduction: 9.4% or £23,292
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 37.9% 

Home for sale in Haverfordwest.

Above: four-bedroom house for sale on Hill Street, Haverfordwest.

3. Durham

Average price reduction: 9.1% or £14,977
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 37.4% 
 
Home for sale in Durham.

Above: four-bedroom house for sale at Pity Me, Durham.

4. Blackpool

Average price reduction: 8.9% or £13,562
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 38% 

Home for sale in Blackpool.

Above: three-bedroom house for sale on Stockydale Road in Marton Moss, Blackpool. 

5. Poole

Average price reduction: 8.7% or £58,668

Proportion of homes slashed in price: 28.3%

Home for sale in Poole.

Above: four-bedroom house for sale on The Avenue in Branksome Park, Poole.

6. Oxford

Average price reduction: 8.4% or £38,067
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 33.2% 

Home for sale in Oxford.

Above: three-bedroom home for sale on Binswood Avenue in Headington, Oxford.

7. Halifax

Average price reduction: 8.3% or £15,554
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 40.8%

Home for sale in Halifax.

Above: two-bedroom home on Norman Street, King Cross, Halifax.

8. Great Yarmouth

Average price reduction: 7.88% or £16,690
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 40.9% 

Home for sale in Great Yarmouth.

Above: two-bedroom flat for sale in Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth. 

9. Darlington

Average price reduction: 7.86% or £12,547
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 39.2% 

Home for sale in Darlington.

Above: two-bedroom flat for sale in Stanhope Road South, Darlington.

10. Bradford

Average price reduction: 7.85% or £11,278
 
Proportion of homes slashed in price: 35.1% 

Home for sale in Bradford.

Above: one-bedroom new-build flat for sale on Charles Street, Bradford.

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