Brits Halloween pumpkin spend could buy 110 homes!

News at Waterfords | 23/10/2021

Brits Halloween pumpkin spend could buy 110 homes!

Here at Waterfords Estate Agents, our teams in Camberley, Chobham, Fleet and Yateley like to bring you latest property market updates… Sometimes we can’t resist having a little bit of fun with house price data, especially when it comes to some spooky Halloween statistics!

It is estimated that at least £474 million is spent celebrating All Hallows Eve across the UK. that’s the equivalent to 1,794 average priced homes! Brits spend approximately £29.7 million on pumpkins alone, which could get you 110 average priced UK homes!

For the superstitious among you, 7,361 homes have been sold bearing the number 13 in the last year. The average price of such properties a lucrative £321,676 compared to the current national average of £248,742 in September 2021. Perhaps it’s worth taking a chance on unlucky 13!

Along with the number 13, spooky property addresses across the UK include:

  • The Witches Cauldron,
  • Spider Web Cottage,
  • Broomstick Corner,
  • Cackle Street,
  • Hell Wath Grove,
  • Coffin Close,
  • Bat Gardens,
  • Dark Lane

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Source: Dataloft, UKHPI, Land Registry, Mintel (2019)