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Finding Property in Up and Coming Areas

If you've been searching for properties for any length of time, you'll no doubt have noticed a pattern in property prices and the popularity of particular areas. While you might want to go immediately to the best established areas to make a home for yourself and your family, you might do better to look in up and coming and improving areas to save yourself some money in the short term, and still enjoy the same benefits in the long term.


If you’ve been searching for properties for any length of time, you’ll no doubt have noticed a pattern in property prices and the popularity of particular areas. While you might want to go immediately to the best established areas to make a home for yourself and your family, you might do better to look in up and coming and improving areas to save yourself some money in the short term, and still enjoy the same benefits in the long term.

Today we’re going to be talking about seeking property in areas that are improving, and some of the benefits that this can bring to you both in the long term, and short term.

Finding Property in Up and Coming Areas

There are some surprising benefits to making the decision to move to an improving area. While some are obvious, such as the savings in money that you’ll make, others are somewhat less obvious. For example, a greater opportunity for community involvement and having your voice heard when it comes to what you want to have done.

So, how do you find “up and coming” areas?

There’s little more to it than a quick Internet search, or a browse of the local newspaper, really. There will often be reports on improvements and renovations being undertaken in particular areas, and you can be sure that if a local authority is taking the opportunity to renovate an area, whether with new residential properties or commercial opportunities, they’re expecting it to be an overall improvement, and for people to begin flocking to the area.

Of course this is most easily done in an area that’s near to where you already live, but searching a little further afield is by no means impossible. Simple have a google of the place name and renovations to see if there are any plans being undertaken and see if there are any properties for sale in the area.

What are some of the benefits of doing this?

  • You’ll get to see the area grow and improve as an insider
  • There’s greater opportunity to get involved with this growth, and become an integral part of the community
  • Financially you’ll be saving, but still getting the benefits of a lovely area in the long term
  • There will be more opportunities for amenities in the local area, as business owners and the local authority will want to utilise it as much as possible.

Real Estate, redefined

Here at Domobase, we specialise in making the process of finding a new home to live in simple, easy, and as stress free as it can possibly be. How do we do this? By putting you directly in touch with the people that matter during your property search; first class Real Estate Agents and Landlords!

All you need to do to take advantage of this is download our app, fill in some details and link up your social media profile. Once we know what you’re looking for, we can get to work on matching you up with the right professional. After a few days, someone will contact you to show you some brilliant properties that you’ll love.


Charlotte is the content creator for Domobase, a freelance content marketer and creative fiction writer. When not scribbling away, she can usually be found with her nose in a book.