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Studio for sale

£69,000 (£356/sq. ft)

Manchester Road, Huddersfield HD1

1 194 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • Underground parking
  • Completed development
  • Immediate income of over £5,500 per year
  • Fully Managed by experienced rental company
  • 150m from Kirlees College
  • 400m from award winning University

Property description

This completed, fully furnished studio apartment at Kingfisher Court with an immediate 8% net return is perfectly located for Huddersfield's student population of over 48,000 standing less than 150m from Kirklees College and just 0.4 miles from the University of Huddersfield, its close proximity makes it an excellent choice for potential student tenants.

Kingfisher Court offers students in this growing university town an excellent self-contained studio apartment that comes complete with an en-suite shower room and a kitchenette. Kingfisher Court also have a range of excellent communal facilities including it Suite and media room, gymnasium, laundry, games room, dedicated study areas and a state-of-the-art cinema suite.

Desirability

• Self contained studio apartments rather than smaller student pods in cluster flats. Studio apartments attract longer tenancies than student pods, supporting an investors yield

• At 18m2 these units are a very good size and are priced very competitively compared to other projects currently available in the market place.

• The rents quoted are achievable, with market comparisons showing comparable properties achieving £150 per week.

Supply & Demand

• There is a significant imbalance at present with the available purpose built accommodation in Huddersfield and the available units for rent. So much so that currently hundreds of students
each day are transported on buses in and out of the town to accommodation outside the main town centre (4 miles away).


Market activity
Average price paid £120,570 Sales 187 Current average value £128,080 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £1,785 ▲ 1.41%

Property value data/graphs for HD1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £240,127 £179 3.8 £179,750
Semi-detached £162,858 £158 3.4 £158,268
Terraced £100,434 £135 2.9 £105,440
Flats £131,843 £174 1.7 £99,800

Current asking prices in HD1

Average: £105,139
Avg. current asking prices in HD1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £71,736
(4)
£98,867
(23)
£152,857
(14)
£277,000
(10)
£450,000
(2)
Flats £64,067
(55)
£115,808
(6)
£145,000
(1)
- -
All £64,587
(59)
£102,372
(29)
£152,333
(15)
£277,000
(10)
£450,000
(2)

Current asking rents in HD1

Average: £1,079 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in HD1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £475 pcm
(22)
£482 pcm
(20)
£784 pcm
(22)
£1,235 pcm
(22)
£1,257 pcm
(19)
Flats £517 pcm
(68)
£851 pcm
(22)
£972 pcm
(9)
£1,497 pcm
(20)
£1,937 pcm
(11)
All £507 pcm
(90)
£675 pcm
(42)
£838 pcm
(31)
£1,360 pcm
(42)
£1,506 pcm
(30)

Fun facts for HD1

Highest value in HD1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Edgerton Green £341,806
New North Road £300,160
Gledholt Road £269,875
Greenhead Road £268,262
Grasmere Road £253,255
Highest turnover in HD1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Hops Drive 40.7%
Abbott Street 35.3%
Armytage Crescent 30.8%
New Street 28.0%
St. Johns Drive 27.8%

What Zoopla users think of Huddersfield

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 71% (154 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3.5 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 3.5 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 3.5 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 3.5 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 3.5 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Lockwood (0.6 miles)
  • Huddersfield (0.6 miles)
  • Berry Brow (1.4 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (16.4 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (28.1 miles)
  • Robin Hood Airport (34.5 miles)
  • Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle (51.6 miles)
  • Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal (52.0 miles)
  • Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal (52.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Spring Grove Junior Infant and Nursery School (0.2 miles)
  • Mount Pleasant Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Paddock Junior Infant and Nursery School (0.6 miles)
  • Shelley College (6.3 miles)
  • The Maltings College (7.9 miles)
  • Elliott Hudson College (12.2 miles)
  • Huddersfield Grammar School (0.9 miles)
  • Royds Hall Community School (0.9 miles)
  • Woodley School and College (1.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£420 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 6,900
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £248 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Energy

Gas £21 Electricity £23 Estimated energy cost £44/mo

Similar properties could save up to £168

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 6500 kWh/year
Electricity: 1800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Kirklees

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £107 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £9 Sewerage £12 Estimated water cost £21 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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