% of adults who ride once a week

% of adults who ride once a week

I want to ride my bicycle

House price growth is strongest in areas where people exceed regional cycling participation levels.

  • Bike Smart is the key message of Road Safety Week this week. Across England and Wales close to 5.5 million adults cycle at least once a week, cycling over 3.3 billion miles on Britain’s roads in 2017. Over three quarters of a million people cycle their daily commute.
  • But is there any link between house prices and cycling? House price growth is strongest in areas where people exceed regional cycling participation levels. Across England (excluding London), annual house price growth was 3.9% in locations where adults cycled more than their regional average, compared to 3.0% in areas where participation levels fell below their regional average.
  • With participation rates increasing, Sustrans, a charity, aims to add 5,000 more miles of traffic-free cycleway to its network of 15,575 miles by 2040, with the government pledging £1.2 billion to increase cycling and walking.
  • If you are curious how much your house might be worth, check out house prices in your area by entering your postcode here.
  • Alternatively if you are thinking of moving you can find out more about our award winning service by visiting www.pygott-crone.com.

 

 

Source:- Dataloft, Department for Transport, Sport England, Welsh Government, UKHPI, ONS.

Live HelpChat live

How can we help?

CLOSE  X Live help

< Go back

We'd be happy to provide a valuation for you. The best way to arrange one is to book it online. We'll check our availability and you can book a date and time of your choice.

Click here to get started

Great, we'll need to take a few details before you can view a property. The quickest way to do this is online.

Find the property on our website, click Full Details, then click Book a Viewing.

Click here to search

If this is a general enquiry about a property or our lettings services, our lettings team will be pleased to assist you. Email letting@pygott-crone.com or call your local branch.

If you have a problem with a property you are renting through us, use our online Report a Fault system.

Report a Fault

No problem, sometimes the For Sale board goes up before the property photos and details have been put live.

If you've not already done so, why not register with us to get notified about this and similar properties matching your criteria?

Click here to register

You can find a list of all our branches and department phone numbers by clicking the button below. If you need to speak to a specific member of staff, you can find which branch they are at by clicking Full details next to the branch

Find a branch number

By registering online you can give us precise details of your circumstances and property requirements. We can then match suitable properties to you, and will be able to proactively alert you to new properties before they come on the market.

Click here to register

Introduce yourself

Please provide your name and email address to continue.

Chat live with our staff

Our staff are standing by to answer any questions. If you would like to chat live to them now, click Start below
Live Chat
Please wait while we connect you to an advisor.
Website - 8.55pm
Operator is typing a message
To chat simply type your message below, then click Send or press the return key. Do you wish to be emailed a transcript at the end of the chat?
Show Chat - 0 new message(s)