Situated in the North West of England, Greater Manchester is a popular Metropolitan county with a range of rural areas to highly populated urban areas. BL1, BL2 and BL3 are areas of Greater Manchester that attract home buyers for many reasons. In these areas, average house prices sit at around 160,000 pounds while maintaining a reasonable standard of living. One of the more affluent areas in relation to BL1 homes for sale is Heaton Mount, Victorian housing is also high in demand in areas such as Bolton. On the other hand, Bolton also caters for first time buyers, Eckersley road, Elgin Street and Arnold Street will offer more reasonably priced offers on BL1 homes for sale.
Bolton lies in the BN1 and BN3 districts and is a town that contains many attractive features therefore BL1 and BL3 houses to buy are a good investment. Situated 10 miles northwest of the city of Manchester, it has many leisure facilities on offer such as shopping centres, bars, restaurants, and pubs, the town centre is a popular spot for those who are venturing on a good night out. Astley and Tyldesley ShedsIts Reebok stadium, the home of Bolton Wonderers is a big success to the area, it also holds concerts during the out of season summer months.
Bolton has a good transport system, trains go to both Salford and Manchester Victoria. Being close to the motorway will also increase reasons to look for BN1 homes for sale as this is convenient to those who may work further afield in Manchester or Salford.
If you have a family, good schools are important to consider when you are looking for BL2houses to buy, Bolton is equipped with many good primary and well established secondary schools, the Bolton School Boys Division was opened in 1516, and another secondary school, Lord's Independent school is nearby and was established in 1906. Both schools maintain a high level of academic achievement.
Looking more to the outskirts, to the north of Bolton town centre is the village of Astley Bridge, BL1 houses for sale in this area are popular as they offer the slightly quieter life with the town of Bolton in very near reach. Other areas of Bolton where you will find BL2 houses for sale include Ainsworth, Bradshaw and Harwood. Ainsworth is a small village in the borough of Bury, Bradshaw is a popular suburb suitable for families and Harwood is a small village with the convenience of Morrisons supermarket situated in the village.