Bradford named England’s most affordable city

March 2017

More bang for your buck: Luxury homes available in Bradford as it’s named England’s most affordable city.

With recently released figures showing Bradford as the most affordable city to live in in England1, David Wilson Homes is urging potential homebuyers to get more for their money by investing in its luxury homes in Bradford.

The recent figures released by Lloyds Bank highlight Bradford as the third most affordable city to buy a home in the UK with a 4:4 price to earnings ratio. With the average ratio of house prices to earnings reaching 7:1 across the UK, the highest level since the 2008 credit crisis, buyers can certainly get more for their money when purchasing a home close to Bradford. David Wilson Homes, which has its Bluebell Woods and Hewenden Ridge developments a short distance from the city, is offering luxury homes in the desirable villages of Cullingworth and Wyke, giving the opportunity for house hunters to get a foot on, or a leg up, the housing ladder.

Dan Hardcastle, Sales Manager at Bluebell Woods and Hewenden Ridge said:

“The new figures released come as great news for the housing market, especially to those wanting to invest in Bradford, and I urge potential buyers to take the opportunity to do so. Lucky house buyers in the area are able to purchase a luxury home at a much more affordable price than any other city in England, so they really should take advantage of our incredible homes at both Bluebell Woods and Hewenden Ridge.”


Hewenden Ridge in Cullingworth has a collection of three and four bedroom family homes, offering an idyllic and peaceful lifestyle situated in the South Pennies. This development has been popular with growing families for its good local schools and transport links to West Yorkshire’s towns and cities. Homes are available from £189,995.

Offering a range of three and five bedroom homes, Bluebell Woods is situated in Wyke surrounded by green open space and trees, as well as conveniently located

close to the M62. This development is an ideal commuter base to nearby cities. Homes are available from £199,995.

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