Area guide

Dunstable, LU6


Overview

On this page you will find in-depth information and analytics about the LU6 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, LU6.

LU6 is a relatively popular area with 309 transactions recorded in the past 12 months, which is 78.6% higher than the national average of 173. This is also 12.7% lower than the year prior which had 354 transactions.

Dunstable, LU6 current market prices

The price growth in Dunstable is higher than the national average, with the 2 year growth at 1.7 times the national average. Compared to other areas, LU6 is a slightly expensive area, with an average price 0.5% higher than the national average. The average house price in Dunstable, LU6 is £363,886 and the average rent is £916.

LU6 Current Averages

Market characteristic LU6 district National LU6 against national
Average price £363,886 £361,952 0.5%
Average rent £826 £916 -9.8%
Sales per month 26 15 (53,921 Total) +73.3%

LU6 Growth trends

Growth rate LU6 district National
2yr house growth 16.5% 9.5%
2yr CAGR 7.9% 4.6%
Last 12 months house price growth -10.1% 3.7%

LU6 Average Price by property type

Type Current Average Average 1 year ago Average 2 year ago Historical Average price
All properties £363,886 £404,645 £312,458 £315,302 View houses for sale in LU6
Flats £165,000 £129,281 £193,689 £182,546 View flats for sale in LU6
Detached £550,500 £581,621 £503,159 £485,531 View detached for sale in LU6
Semi-detached £300,333 £314,129 £335,958 £375,556 View semi-detached for sale in LU6
Terraced £241,875 £245,487 £259,106 £306,864 View terraced for sale in LU6
Bungalows N/A N/A N/A £482,500 View bungalows for sale in LU6

LU6 Average Rent by property type

Type Historical Average Price
All properties to rent £942 View houses for rent in LU6
Flats for rent £782 View flats for rent in LU6
Detached for rent £1,950 View detached for rent in LU6
Semi-detached for rent £1,240 View semi-detached for rent in LU6
Terraced for rent £1,233 View terraced for rent in LU6
Bungalows for rent £1,275 View bungalows for rent in LU6

Dunstable, LU6 Housing Stock

Dunstable, LU6 has a total of 16,518 properties, of which 225 are currently for sale and 113 are for rent. Excluding flats, the most common property type in LU6 is semi-detached with a total of 4,776 houses.

All properties in area

Type Quantity Percentage
Total properties in area 16,518 -
Total flats in area 3,037 18.4%
Total detached in area 3,962 24%
Total semi-detached in area 4,776 28.9%
Total terraced in area 4,622 28%
Total other in area 121 0.7%

All properties for sale

Type Quantity Percentage
Total properties for sale 225 - View houses for sale in LU6
Total flats for sale 65 28.9% View flats for sale in LU6
Detached for sale 32 14.2% View detached for sale in LU6
Semi-detached for sale 54 24% View semi-detached for sale in LU6
Terraced for sale 55 24.4% View terraced for sale in LU6
Bungalows for sale 10 4.4% View bungalows for sale in LU6
Other properties for sale 9 4%

All properties for rent

Type Quantity
Total properties to rent 113 View houses for rent in LU6
Total flats for rent 51 View flats for rent in LU6
Detached for rent 1 View detached for rent in LU6
Semi-detached for rent 10 View semi-detached for rent in LU6
Terraced for rent 12 View terraced for rent in LU6
Bungalows for rent 4 View bungalows for rent in LU6
Other properties for rent 35

Most and least expensive streets in Dunstable, LU6

Dunstable, LU6 has a total of 374 streets. The most expensive street in LU6 is Lawrence Way, with an average sale price of £6,020,000. The least expensive street in LU6 is Isle Of Wight Lane, with an average sale price of £23,449.



Frequently asked questions

What is the rental price in Dunstable?

The current average rental price in Dunstable is £868 per month. Mouseprice is currently listing 112 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 Queensbury Academy, Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School, Dunstable Icknield Lower School, Lancot School, Lark Rise Academy

What stations are there in Dunstable?

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


Notes

The data above illustrates the relative proportions different types of property in the LU6 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 LU6 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.