Race For Space

30th December 2021

Race For Space
Estate Agent Today has reported the areas with the biggest price growth of 2021 which has seen prices rises three times more than the national average and Chippenham, Wiltshire is in third place.

 The article mentioned that 'the Wiltshire town of Chippenham also benefited from the ‘race for space’ amongst buyers, with the biggest increase in house prices in cash terms. Prices there rose from £322,859 in 2020 to £381,181, an increase of £58,322 (18.1 per cent). The main reason buyers seem to be flocking to the West country is because the need for more space both indoor and outdoor and the excellent transport links we have. Not to mention the stunning countryside on the doorstep.

Taunton in Somerset saw the highest price rise by an enormous 21.8%.

If you're thinking of selling your home, please get in touch with our Chippenham team on 01249 652717 or email chippenham@strakers.co.uk. We have waiting buyers and are always happy to help.