Area guide

Dunstable, LU5


Overview

On this page you will find in-depth information and analytics about the LU5 postcode district. This includes current and historical average prices, price trends, the distribution of property types, the prices of various streets, and other information about Dunstable, LU5.

LU5 is a relatively popular area with 442 transactions recorded in the past 12 months, which is 150.2% higher than the national average of 177. This is also 24.3% lower than the year prior which had 584 transactions.

Dunstable, LU5 current market prices

The price growth in Dunstable is lower than the national average, with the 2 year growth at 0.6 times the national average. Compared to other areas, LU5 is a slightly inexpensive area, with an average price -5.4% lower than the national average. The average house price in Dunstable, LU5 is £345,276 and the average rent is £916.

LU5 Current Averages

Market characteristic LU5 district National LU5 against national
Average price £345,276 £364,990 -5.4%
Average rent £896 £916 -2.2%
Sales per month 37 15 (54,560 Total) +146.7%

LU5 Growth trends

Growth rate LU5 district National
2yr house growth 5.7% 9.4%
2yr CAGR 2.8% 4.6%
Last 12 months house price growth 27.1% 4.8%

LU5 Average Price by property type

Type Current Average Average 1 year ago Average 2 year ago Historical Average price
All properties £345,276 £271,710 £326,513 £321,414 View houses for sale in LU5
Flats £149,333 £148,087 £159,043 £182,107 View flats for sale in LU5
Detached £434,833 £446,547 £370,114 £546,552 View detached for sale in LU5
Semi-detached £309,000 £303,600 £291,334 £348,600 View semi-detached for sale in LU5
Terraced £325,571 £244,428 £229,195 £291,612 View terraced for sale in LU5
Bungalows N/A N/A N/A £345,294 View bungalows for sale in LU5

LU5 Average Rent by property type

Type Historical Average Price
All properties to rent £956 View houses for rent in LU5
Flats for rent £824 View flats for rent in LU5
Detached for rent £1,500 View detached for rent in LU5
Semi-detached for rent £1,475 View semi-detached for rent in LU5
Terraced for rent £1,119 View terraced for rent in LU5
Bungalows for rent £1,250 View bungalows for rent in LU5

Dunstable, LU5 Housing Stock

Dunstable, LU5 has a total of 18,623 properties, of which 207 are currently for sale and 56 are for rent. Excluding flats, the most common property type in LU5 is terraced with a total of 6,881 houses.

All properties in area

Type Quantity Percentage
Total properties in area 18,623 -
Total flats in area 2,706 14.5%
Total detached in area 2,486 13.3%
Total semi-detached in area 6,429 34.5%
Total terraced in area 6,881 36.9%
Total other in area 121 0.6%

All properties for sale

Type Quantity Percentage
Total properties for sale 207 - View houses for sale in LU5
Total flats for sale 35 16.9% View flats for sale in LU5
Detached for sale 29 14% View detached for sale in LU5
Semi-detached for sale 50 24.2% View semi-detached for sale in LU5
Terraced for sale 62 30% View terraced for sale in LU5
Bungalows for sale 17 8.2% View bungalows for sale in LU5
Other properties for sale 14 6.8%

All properties for rent

Type Quantity
Total properties to rent 56 View houses for rent in LU5
Total flats for rent 17 View flats for rent in LU5
Detached for rent 1 View detached for rent in LU5
Semi-detached for rent 6 View semi-detached for rent in LU5
Terraced for rent 14 View terraced for rent in LU5
Bungalows for rent 1 View bungalows for rent in LU5
Other properties for rent 17

Most and least expensive streets in Dunstable, LU5

Dunstable, LU5 has a total of 392 streets. The most expensive street in LU5 is Houghton Hall Park, with an average sale price of £20,955,000. The least expensive street in LU5 is Arenson Way, with an average sale price of £900.



Frequently asked questions

What is the rental price in Dunstable?

The current average rental price in Dunstable is £883 per month. Mouseprice is currently listing 56 properties to rent in Dunstable.

Towns near Dunstable

Towns near Dunstable - Luton, Leighton buzzard

What schools are there in Dunstable?

Nearby schools in Dunstable include St Vincent's Catholic Primary School, Thomas Whitehead CofE Academy, Tithe Farm Primary School, Hawthorn Park Community Primary, Hawthorn Park Community Primary

What stations are there in Dunstable?

Nearby stations in Dunstable include Leagrave Station, Harlington Station, Luton Station, Luton Airport Parkway Station, Flitwick Station.


Notes

The data above illustrates the relative proportions different types of property in the LU5 postcode district. It is important to note that as homes are demolished and built these percentages will fluctuate accordingly. National averages are based on the most recent data available from the HM Land Registry© datasets.
Current average price and rent are based on the last month of data available.
Historical average prices are calculated using all LU5 sales since 1995.

Please note that end of terrace properties are defined as terrace, as opposed to semi detached.

CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate is the year-over-year growth rate of house prices over a specified period of time (in this case five years). This figure gives an indication of the returns that have been seen historically. It can also be seen as a "smoothed" rate of return.