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When is the best time to sell a property?

Generally, with the arrival of springtime, more people think about moving house. According to research conducted by *Rightmove, March has historically been the best month of the year to sell your home for the past five years, excluding 2022 due to the pandemic.  

March, April, May and June are the most popular months for house movers, with the average home taking less time to sell in these months of the year. If you want to know how much your property is worth, why not get a free property valuation today.  

March and April are popular months to sell your home

March and April are popular months to sell a property. The number of buyers enquiring about homes for sale on *Rightmove is usually at it's peak. More UK property transactions are completed in the spring than at any other time of year, and it's a pattern that repeats itself year after year. 

For example, in March 2022, the number of property transactions completed in the UK peaked at 111,680; in April, it was 107,100; the figure stood at 106,860.**

Why is spring the best time to sell your home?   

Simply put, it is more convenient for most people. As people are happier to spend more time away from the comforts of their own homes. With longer evenings to enjoy property viewings, and go out and explore new streets and towns. Outside spaces are also starting to look their best in spring. 

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Sell your property in Spring   

The pent-up demand created over the last few months of last year meant some home buyers and sellers delayed their property moving plans until now, making this March an even better month to get on the move. 

As more homes enter the property market, more choice becomes available to home buyers, and suddenly the market springs into life with a fresh and vibrant selection of properties to inspire your buying decision. 

Move house just in time for summer! 

With many people looking to move house now all placing a lot of importance on beautiful gardens and outdoor living. Many want to get on the move in spring, in time for the summer months. 

Search all our London properties for sale. 

Why sell your home now? 

There are more home buyers than sellers. The property market has lot's of demand for your home right now, keeping your property's value at a very healthy level. Meaning you could get a good asking price for your home. So, why not book a house valuation today! 

Home improvements occupied many homeowners during the lockdown. So, whether your budget is large or more modest, chances are you are in for some interesting property viewings. 

View our properties in Winchmore Hill 

Take a look at our Winchmore Hill Area Guide to find out why it's a popular place to live, and take a look at our range of property for sale and for rent in this picturesque North London location.

View our properties in Forest Gate 

Situated in the highly sought after Wanstead Corner of Forest Gate, a spacious two bedroom flat maisonette.  

 

Source of information: *Rightmove and **Office for National Statistics. 

Posted on: 24 April 2023

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