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The Hartlepool property market

Prices, rents, yields, growth & much more for the city of Hartlepool

Hartlepool is an exciting and vibrant seaside town located in County Durham on the Northeast Coast of England. With roots spanning back all the way to the 7th century, Hartlepool was an industrial hotspot during the 1800s and a major target during WW1 due to its shipbuilding industry.

With great transport links in and around the town, there is plenty to see and do in Hartlepool.

According to the 2021 census, the Population of Hartlepool was around 92,300 and had increased 0.3% since the last census. This increase in population can be put down to a variety of factors, such as Hartlepool’s great location, local market prices, community, and amenities.

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According to data from Rightmove, properties in Hartlepool had an overall average price of £149,451 last year. The most popular property type sold were terraced properties, which sold for an average price of £92,263. Semi-detached Hartlepool properties fetched an average of £151,803 and detached Hartlepool properties cost around £266,081.

Overall, prices fell by 3% from the previous year and were 3% down on the 2020 peak of £151,169.

Is now a good time to buy or sell a house in Hartlepool

Absolutely! There has never been a better time to invest in the Hartlepool property market! Hartlepool is an exciting seaside town full of investment opportunities. Whether you are a first-time buyer, a hardened property investor, or just looking for a family home, there are plenty of Hartlepool properties for you to buy or invest in.

With a buoyant rental market and plenty of areas looking at redevelopment, there are lots of reasons why investors are setting their sights on Hartlepool as a property hotspot.

We will buy any UK property, from a detached family house on the outskirts of Hartlepool to a city centre apartment, from a property in pristine condition to one needing a complete refurbishment. The location and shape of your property won't deter us from helping you sell your house fast — in as little as seven days.

Where are the best areas to live in Hartlepool?

High Throston

High Throston can be found just to the north of Hartlepool, with a name that derives from the Anglo-Saxon word ‘Thosson’ meaning hill. With plenty of schools in the area, and great transport links to the rest of the town, Throston is ideal for those who enjoy town life.

West Hartlepool

Developed in the Victorian era, West Hartlepool was originally formed as an accompanying settlement for the nearby railway and docks. Now a thriving area, West Hartlepool boats a rugby club, football club and great local hidden gems.

Hart Station 

Situated in the most northern area of Hartlepool is the suburb of Hart Station. Named after the railway station that was built and operated there from 1839-1950, this is an up-and-coming area.

West Hill

Located on the western fringes of Hartlepool lies the suburban area of West Hill. A perfect mix of town centre life and beachside living, West Hill is the perfect area for those looking to get the best of both worlds.

We’ll buy any type of UK property, either a detached family house or a town centre apartment, we are in a position to make a cash offer and complete a fast sale.

The location of your property and the condition it is in won’t deter us from helping you achieve a quick house sale – whether the property is in the middle of nowhere or the city centre, in pristine condition or in need of a full refurbishment, we will buy any house quickly.

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Areas we buy in Hartlepool

We operate across the UK and can buy properties in any condition! No matter where your property is based in and around Hartlepool the chances are, we can buy it. Here is a list of some of the areas in which we purchase:

  • Brierton

  • Hart

  • Rift House

  • Dalton Piercy

  • High Throston

  • Seaton Carew

  • Elwick

  • Newton Bewley

  • The Headland

  • Greatham

  • Owton Manor

Selling a house in Hartlepool: Your Selling Options

Local Hartlepool Estate Agents:

Local Hartlepool estate agents will provide you with a service that covers the marketing and negotiations of your house sale. They will often use online property portals such as Rightmove and Zoopla to advertise your property and will help you sort and arrange viewings of your property. In exchange for undertaking the heavy lifting of your property sale, real estate agents Hartlepool will charge you a percentage of the sale price as a commission.

What fees do estate agents charge?

When you sell your property through estate agents Hartlepool, you will typically be charged an average rate of 3%+VAT of your original asking price. This total is without taking into account any hidden costs or packages that attribute to the marketing and negotiating on your behalf.

Are estate agent valuations accurate?

Local estate agents in Hartlepool will have valuations that vary from estate agent to estate agent. The biggest factor at play will be the honesty of your Hartlepool estate agent, who may overvalue your property in order to gain your business. This will mean that if you go with this estate agent and then struggle to sell, you will be stuck on the open market for months.

How long do estate agents take to complete a house sale?

According to data from, it takes an average of 86 days to sell a Hartlepool property via an estate agent.

Hartlepool Cash Buyers

If you are seeking a quick sale, or who need a quick sale, property cash buyers could be the route for you, offering a speedy process including, sale processing, valuation, and payment, after you accept their cash offer, the payment can usually be processed within a few days.

How the buying process works if you’re a cash buyer

Fast property buyers Hartlepool are a company or person who can purchase your property without the need for a loan or mortgage to be able to complete the sale. You will still need to hire a conveyancer, which will be the longest part of the house-selling journey. When you sell with us, however, if you go through our agreed solicitors, we will cover the cost of the legal fees for you.

How long does it take for a cash buyer to complete?

Property purchasing company in Hartlepool will often complete sales within two months of accepting an offer on a property. Here at The Property Buying Company, we can buy your property in as little as seven days, and then it is over to the conveyancer to complete the process.

Do you need a solicitor if you are a cash buyer?

When you sell with Cash Buyers in Hartlepool, you will still need to instruct and hire a solicitor to progress your house sale for you. Your solicitor will make sure the sale progresses as it should.

How long does conveyancing take with a cash buyer?

The conveyancing timeline can vary from house sale to house sale, however, the average waiting time is between 6 to 8 weeks depending on the relationship and quality of the solicitor. As a special thank you for selling with us, we will cover all of your solicitors’ costs.

Hartlepool Auctions

If you have a slightly unusual property that you are looking to sell, then a house auction in Hartlepool could be the selling option for you.

When it comes to Hartlepool property auctions, you will need to get familiar with the difference between a guide price and a reserve price as these are set for each lot. A guide price is a lot like a valuation, it is the price that the auction house or the seller thinks the house is worth.

A reserve price, on the other hand, is the minimum amount a seller is willing to accept for the property, but this figure is often kept quiet. A guide price for a lot is like a valuation. It's the price that an auction house or the seller thinks the property is worth. A reserve price on a lot is the minimum payment that the vendor will accept, but this is usually kept private.

How much do auctions charge to sell your house?

Hartlepool property auctions will typically charge you around £300 to out your home into the auction, on top of the 2.5%+VAT of the selling price. This is alongside further charges for any additional services such as marketing your property and negotiating prices.

Can anyone sell a house at auction?

Yes, they can! Usually, property auctions are used by those with more unusual properties to sell, however, any property type can be sold at auction! It is worth bearing in mind though that even if you sell at auction, you are not guaranteed a sale. Most bidders at an auction are developers or investors looking to buy a property that needs modernisation, so there may be better routes than selling your family home on auction.

Are houses sold at auction cheaper?

Typically, an auction house for sale in Hartlepool will sell for as little as 70% below the market value, but occasionally they can sell for 10% more. The average is about 85-90% below market value.

How long does conveyancing take with a cash buyer?

The conveyancing timeline can vary from house sale to house sale, however, the average waiting time is between 6 to 8 weeks depending on the relationship and quality of the solicitor. As a special thank you for selling with us, we will cover all of your solicitors’ costs.

Why Choose Us Over Hartlepool Estate Agents?

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Benefits of a cash buyer

  • No estate agent fees

    One of the many advantages to selling through companies that buy houses Hartlepool is that there are no estate agent fees involved with our house selling process. When you accept an offer from us, that is the amount you will receive in FULL in your bank.

  • No Legal Costs

    As a property purchasing company in Hartlepool, when you sell with us, we will cover all of the costs you would typically associate with selling a house.

  • No Hidden Fees

    Another advantage that comes with selling through a Cash Buyers in Hartlepool company, is that there are no hidden fees with our service. When you sell with us, you benefit from our honest, transparent, and upfront service.

  • Sell in your Own Timeline

    As we are fast property buyers Hartlepool, we can adjust the sale to fit around you. Whether you wish to sell in as little as 7 days or as far away as 3 months, we are ready when you are.

How we can help

When it comes to selling your Hartlepool property, there are many reasons you may want to do so through a property purchasing company in Hartlepool, besides looking for a fast and free sale. People may also choose to sell through a sell house fast company because:

  • Inheritance/Probate – If you are selling an inherited house Hartlepool, or currently dealing with probate, then we can help you to swiftly and securely release cash. We make the process as hassle-free as possible, relieving you of any un-due stress.

  • Repossession If you find yourself in the position of needing to stop house repossession Hartlepool, then you can sell your property to us. We can help you swiftly release equity from your home before the bank repossesses it.

  • Tenanted – If you are looking to sell tenanted property Hartlepool, then you can sell your property to us. We take the hassle out of a tenanted sale by taking over the tenancy and liaising with your tenants once you have accepted our CASH offer.

  • Broken Chain – If you are in a Hartlepool property chain that has collapsed and left you with no buyer, we can buy your property in as little as 7 days and get your sale back on track.

How to prepare your Hartlepool property for a sale

Hartlepool is a vibrant and bustling seaside town that is packed full of hidden gems, local amenities, as well as a strong community spirit and excellent transport links in and around the town.

However, the average selling time for a Hartlepool property is 86 days, according to data from If you are looking to sell house fast Hartlepool, this is not ideal. Below, we have complied our top tips to help generate interest in your Hartlepool property, if you are struggling to sell your house in Hartlepool:

General maintenance

An effective yet simple way you can help generate interest in your Hartlepool home is by decluttering and deep cleaning. By going through your house, room by room, you can deep clean, declutter, and reorganise as you go. Leave no sofa cushion unturned and no surface unclean.

A budget-friendly way that you can maintain and freshen up a room is by giving any tired-looking walls a fresh coat of paint. By following these simple steps, you can help the buyer to imagine themselves living in your property.

General Repairs

Another way you can help to generate interest in your Hartlepool home is by taking care of any general repairs that need doing in your home. Repairs that need making would be any unfinished DIY projects, loose tiles, any walls that need a fresh coat of paint, carpets that need replacing, or any mould spots around the home that need removing. A well-cared-for home will impress buyers and encourage them to want to buy.

Garden maintenance

If you have a Hartlepool home with a garden, then now is the time to break out the gardening gloves. Don’t worry, there’s no need to go full gardener’s world on it, simple changes such as cutting grass before viewings, cleaning the patio, painting fences that are looking tired or adding some garden furniture can all add value to your property.

Sell To Us:

By selling your Hartlepool property to us, you are ensuring that you can sell your house fast in Hartlepool. We will buy your property in as little as seven days, pay all the legal fees usually associated with selling your property, and handle all marketing and negotiations, ensuring that the entire process is as hassle-free as possible.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you live in the Hartlepool area and are looking to sell your house, why not sell to us? We understand you may still have some questions, so we have drawn up a few of our most commonly asked questions and answered them below to help:

How do you value my property?

The initial offer that you will receive from us is provided with the information you provide us about your property paired with our own market research around the area. If you are happy with our ballpark figure, we will then send one of our Regional Managers to visit the property itself which will, in turn, allow us to provide a more concrete offer.

What are the benefits to selling through a sell house fast company?

There are several benefits to selling using a sell house fast company like ourselves, but mostly it's that you can sell your home in as little as seven days for cash, it's entirely hassle-free, and everything is handled for you.

How quickly can I sell my house to you?

We can buy your home in as little as seven days in Hartlepool; however, we know this may not work for some, so we can operate to a timescale that best suits you.

Can I trust you?

Of course! We are proud members of two regulatory boards, the National Association of Property Buyers (NAPB) & The Property Ombudsman (TPO). And we like to think that our reviews speak for themselves, with over 1,000 5-star reviews rating us as excellent on Trustpilot, you can feel safe in our hands.

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