If you are looking for property in Guildford, whether you are moving to Guildford or looking for a house or flat in Guildford then here is some helpful information for you.
Places to Visit in Guildford
Guildford is a lovely historic city in Surrey and a popular place to settle, especially for families.
According to Experian in 2012 Guildford was voted the best luxury shopping destination outside of London. In Guildford you will find the traditional high street stores along with luxury brands and quaint side streets with local independent retailers.
Close by you have the lovely Loseley Park, built during the reign of Elizabeth I. There is G Live at the top of the City which hosts all types of entertainment, comedy, theatre, ballet and music. Guildford Cathedral dominates the skyline and is well worth a visit. Finally if you are a connoisseur of gin there is the annual gin festival to try out.
Commuting from Guildford
With up to five trains per hour to London Guildford is a popular commuter destination. London Waterloo can be reached in about 35 minutes and the cost of an annual season ticket is £3496 (as of March 2017). Guildford is located on the A3 and the M3 and M25 are within a 15 minute drive.
Schools in Guildford
There are two outstanding secondary schools in George Abbott and Guildford County schools. There are also a wide range of well regarded primary schools on offer.
Property Market in Guildford
Property in this part of Surrey in expensive and has risen over the years. According to Home.co.uk the average terraced house in Guildford in November 2016 was £435,995 up a whopping 15% on the year before.
At the upper end of the Guildford housing market there has not been much change in price with just a 2% rise from November 2015 to November 2016 taking the average detached house to £789,250.
If you are looking to make the move up the property ladder in Guildford or take your first step onto that ladder then please give us a try. We are a small business that cares about it’s clients, we have the knowledge of the whole process to make it as stress free as possible.
You may be looking to extend your property and need to remortgage to raise funds or you might just be looking for a better deal.
Whatever your circumstances if you are looking for a personal service and excellent mortgage advice in the Guildford area then call us on 01252 759233 or fill in our contact form for a free initial consultation.