The UK's Quick Sale Hotspots.

Where are the UK's Quick Sale Hotspots, which towns have the highest percentage of homeowners wanting to sell fast?

We analysed more than 16,000 of our customer enquiries over the last four years to find the top locations for quick house sale customers. We've mapped the top 25 of the 100 largest UK towns receiving the highest percentage of enquiries by population.

If you're a buyer, then use our survey to help identify locations where you can find a discounted home or bargain buy-to-let. If selling in an area popular with quick sales then discuss with your agent how you can make your home stand out to attract a buyer. Property buying companies can use the data to find new customers.

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The UK's Quick Sale Hotspots.

Where are the UK's Quick Sale Hotspots, which towns have the highest percentage of homeowners wanting to sell fast?

We analysed more than 16,000 of our customer enquiries over the last four years to find the top locations for quick house sale customers. We've mapped the top 25 of the 100 largest UK towns receiving the highest percentage of enquiries by population.

If you're a buyer, then use our survey to help identify locations where you can find a discounted home or bargain buy-to-let. If selling in an area popular with quick sales then discuss with your agent how you can make your home stand out to attract a buyer. Property buying companies can use the data to find new customers.


Quick sale hotspot

% of town's population

1

Barnsley

0.20

2

Doncaster

0.16

3

Oldham

0.15

4

Preston

0.12

5

Rotherham

0.11

6

Chesterfield

0.10

7

Halifax

0.09

8

Hartlepool

0.09

9

Wigan

0.09

10

Grimsby

0.08

11

Darlington

0.08

12

Bradford

0.07

13

Wakefield

0.07

14

Middlesbrough

0.07

15

Scunthorpe

0.07

16

Huddersfield

0.06

17

Telford

0.06

18

Lincoln

0.06

19

Swansea

0.06

20

Blackpool

0.05

21

Chester

0.05

22

Hull

0.05

23

Bolton

0.05

24

Nottingham

0.05

25

Sunderland

0.05


Location

% of county's population

1

East Riding of Yorkshire

0.07

2

Lancashire

0.07

3

North Yorkshire

0.06

4

South Yorkshire

0.06

5

Lincolnshire

0.06

6

West Yorkshire

0.05

7

Northumberland

0.05

8

Cumbria

0.05

9

Shropshire

0.05

10

Tyne and Wear

0.04

11

Derbyshire

0.04

12

Staffordshire

0.04

13

Nottinghamshire

0.04

14

Merseyside

0.04

15

Greater Manchester

0.03

16

Devon

0.03

17

Leicestershire

0.03

18

Somerset

0.03

19

Cornwall

0.03

20

Isle of Wight

0.03

21

West Midlands

0.02

22

Dorset

0.02

23

Kent

0.02

24

Essex

0.02

25

Worcestershire

0.02