The average rent in North West England is £699 according to a survey of properties carried out by HMRC's Valuation Office Agency between September 2021 and September 2022. Between the years ending September 2021 and September 2022, average rents in North West England grew by £41. Compare average rent by area.
North West England's average rent of £699 is £247 lower than the £946 average rent in England. North West England is the 7th most expensive region (of 9 total) based on average rent price.
The average rent growth rate in North West England between the years ending September 2021 and September 2022 was 6.2%. If rents continue to grow at this rate, average rents will reach £890 by 2025.
The average cost of rent in North West England varies depending on property type, prices start at £416 for a single room and rise to £1,233 for a house with four or more bedrooms.
Rental data for North West England is based on a sample that may change over time. Some differences in trends may be due to changes in the sample rather than true changes in the rental market.
Within each property type, rent price can vary depending on variables such as property size and condition of fittings. For example, the lower quartile rent for two bed flats in North West England is £525, increasing to £750 for the upper quartile rent.
Based on the 64,050 properties surveyed, the most common type of rental property within North West England is 2 beds, which account for 48.0% of properties. In England, the most common type of property is 2 bed flats, which account for 38.6% of the rental market stock.
The least commonly available type of rental property is Studios, which account for 1.1% of properties. In England, the least common type of property is Studio flats, which account for 2.2% of the rental market stock.
The cheapest rents in North West England are found in Blackburn with Darwen, where the average cost of rent is £540. In the past year, rents have changed by 5.3% in Blackburn with Darwen (compared to 6.2% in North West England)
The most expensive rents in North West England are found in Cheshire East, where the average cost of rent is £863. In the past year, rents have changed by 5.1% in Cheshire East (compared to 6.2% in North West England)
YoY CHANGE in AVERAGE Rent
|1|| Cheshire East |
|2|| Greater Manchester |
|3|| Cheshire West and Chester |
|4|| Warrington |
|5|| Merseyside |
Source: Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.3.0. Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database right 2022. Data sources: ONS Local statistics