Homes for £10,000 or less

Homes for £10,000 or less

By Nic Hopkirk

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Too good to be true? Not so. If you're after a renovation project, an investment opportunity or a holiday home, we've found 10 properties that could fit the bill.

You’d be forgiven for thinking it would be impossible to buy a property for £10,000 or less in 2022.

But if you're after a renovation project, an investment property or a holiday home, we've found some of the cheapest on the market today.

Looking to buy a property? Here's everything you need to know

1. Three-bed terraced house, County Durham, £5,000

Three-bed terraced house, County Durham, £5,000 exterior

Landlords looking for an easy rental set-up will be pleased to learn that this three-bed home in County Durham comes with a tenant in situ.

Three-bed terraced house, County Durham, £5,000 interior

Currently generating £550pcm in rental income, the home is just a 15 minute drive from Durham city centre and comes with two reception rooms, a family bathroom, three bedrooms and a garden.

Available from Royal Estates

2. Two-bed town house, Stoke-on-Trent, £9,000

Two-bed town house, Stoke-on-Trent, £9,000 - exterior

This brightly decorated two-bed townhouse can be found in a quiet residential area of Stoke on Trent.

Two-bed town house, Stoke-on-Trent, £9,000 - interior

With two double bedrooms, a family bathroom and two reception rooms, this freehold pad has a paved garden plus a handy parking space at the rear. 

Available from Royal Estates

3. Two-bed mobile home, St Cyrus, Aberdeenshire, £9,995

Two-bed mobile home, St Cyrus, Aberdeenshire, £9,995 - exterior

If you’re after a holiday home, this two-bed static caravan enjoys a prime position in the picturesque village of St Cyrus, South Aberdeenshire.

One of the UK’s richest nature reserves, dolphins, whales and porpoises have all been spotted here. Not to mention the odd herd of seals seen parking up on the golden sandy beach.

Two-bed mobile home, St Cyrus, Aberdeenshire, £9,995 - interior

Over in the village, the fairy tale lost waterfall at Den Finella is not to be missed.

This holiday home has two bedrooms, a double and a twin - and can sleep up to five when using the pull-out bed.

It comes with single glazing, a kitchen/diner with an integrated cooker and fridge-freezer plus a family shower room.

Available from Longsons Premier Stock

4. One-bed flat, County Durham, £10,000

One-bed flat, County Durham, £10,000 - exterior

This ground-floor flat in the former mining village of Willington, County Durham, sits in the foothills of the Pennines, close to the River Wear.

Located close to local shops and amenities, plenty of green spaces are also within easy reach.

This leasehold property has 93 years left on the lease.

Available from Auction House London

5. Block of flats, Dorset, £5,000

Block of flats, Dorset, £5,000

Why buy one flat when you can own an entire block? This collection in Dorset features five separate flats and is available for the bargain price of £5,000.

Situated in the heart of Bournemouth’s town centre and just a mile from the beach, the flats all come with 990-year leases.

In addition to rental income, each flat also generates a ground rent income of £250 per annum.

Available from Town & Country Property Auctions South Ltd

6. Land for sale, Cornwall, £3,000

Land for sale, Cornwall, £3,000

Land for sale doesn’t come much more glorious than this.

In the ancient town of Launceston, on the border between Cornwall and Devon, this stunner of a plot is a stone’s throw from Priddacombe Downs.

Land for sale, Cornwall, £3,000 - plot

Buyers can currently use the land for amenity value, leisure pursuits and possible grazing.

Any planning consent for building a home here would need to be obtained from the local council first.

Available from London City Auctions 

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7. Three-bed terraced house, Grimsby, £10,000

Three-bed terrace house, Grimsby, £10,000

In need of some tlc, this freehold terraced home is just a short stroll from Grimsby Docks, while New Clee and Grimsby Docks train stations are around half a mile away.

Downstairs there's a reception room, kitchen, shower room and WC, while upstairs are three bedrooms and a bathroom.

The property also comes with its own private garden.

Available from Taylor James Auctions

8. Beach chalet, Brackenbury Cliffs, Felixstowe, £9,500

Beach chalet, Brackenbury Cliffs, Felixstowe, £9,500 - exterior

Finding a beach chalet for sale is like finding gold dust these days. But this lovely little number has popped up at Brackenbury Cliffs in Felixstowe.

Sold with all the everyday items needed for beach hut use, including cups, saucers, pots and pans, the hut is located at road level and can handily be accessed from the first Cliff Road pay and display car park. 

Beach chalet, Brackenbury Cliffs, Felixstowe, £9,500 - interior

(Bonus points: it’s also conveniently very near to refreshment facilities.)

Whip up a brew and stroll along the green cliff tops of Felixstowe, literally just a few steps away.

Available from Scott Beckett

9. One-bed flat, Bradford, £9,000

One-bed flat, Bradford, £9,000 - exterior

An ideal buy-to-let for a landlord looking to generate a high yield, this one-bed flat in Bradford is currently vacant. 

Similar units have been letting for approximately £3,300 per annum. 

The unit comprises a pod-style bedroom with an en suite shower, ideal for students or as a city stopover pad for commuters. 

One-bed flat, Bradford, £9,000 - reception area

Residents have use of a communal kitchen/living area and the reception entrance also has lift access.

Colonnade is located within walking distance of Bradford city centre and University, as well as the main bus and train stations. 

Available from Auction House West Yorkshire

10. Two-bed terraced house, Country Durham, £5,000

Two-bed terraced house, Country Durham, £5,000 - exterior

This characterful two-bed terrace in West Yorkshire can be found in the heart of Bishop Auckland.

On the ground floor there’s a lounge, complete with log burner, and kitchen leading out to a lawned rear garden, while upstairs are two good-sized bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Available from Royal Estates

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