Both areas showed that, on average, house prices are sold for 99 per cent of their asking price
. Sellers achieved 100 per cent of their asking price
on average in three areas - Salford, Driffield in the East Riding of Yorkshire, and Dronfield in Derbyshire.
That's according to new research form property website Zoopla, which looked at the gap between asking prices
and sale prices.
By contrast, London and its surrounding commuter belt have seen year-on-year falls in average house asking prices
These asking prices
must be taken with a pinch of salt, but it will be fascinating to see whether Huddersfield properties actually sell at these higher asking prices
No region across England and Wales has seen average asking prices
fall over the last year The smallest percentage increase was in Wales, where average asking prices
edged up by 0.6% or PS98 to reach PS163,453.
Already, asking prices
in London are typically [pounds sterling]55,458 or 9.9% higher than they were a year ago, having reached around [pounds sterling]616,548.
Myhome.ie chief Angela Keegan said: "It's heartening to see asking prices
nationally rise for the first time in eight years.
PROPERTY asking prices
lifted to a new record high of nearly PS256,000 in March amid a "spring seller rush", a website has reported.
Property website Rightmove reported today that the average property asking price
now stands at GBP246,235, with relatively few homes being offered for sale.
The average asking price
for a home dropped 1.6%, or pounds 3,797, to pounds 236,597 in July, bringing to an end a run of six months of rises, according to property website Rightmove.
HOUSE sellers need to clean up their act if they want to achieve the asking price
for their home.
A six-story multifamily property at 831 Bartholdi Street in the Bronx is on the market with an asking price
of $15.75 million.
"If sellers set the asking price
too high, they can face a situation where they have run out of time and have to be realistic about their price."
The easier you can make it for buyers to answer their own questions, the more likely it is that your asking price
will be accepted without significant challenge.