Saturday, 18 June 2011

Mortgage Comparison: UK: Kingston upon Hull vs UK: Bradford!

Welcome to today's daily mortgage comparison! Giving you mortgage comparisons from two of the biggest cities in the UK!

Now here we have the UK, city of Kingston upon Hull!,
Kingston upon Hull, usually referred to as Hull, is a city and unitary authority area in the ceremonial county of the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It stands on the River Hull at its junction with the Humber estuary, 25 miles (40 km) inland from the North Sea. Hull has a resident population of 258,700 (2008 est.). The Larger Urban Zone (LUZ) population stands at 573,300.

Average House Price: £160,000
Average Mortgage:  £170,000


And here we have the UK, the city of Bradford!
Bradford lies at the heart of the City of Bradford, a metropolitan borough of West Yorkshire, in Northern England. It is situated in the foothills of the Pennines, 8.6 miles (13.8 km) west of Leeds, and 16 miles (25.7 km) northwest of Wakefield. Bradford became a municipal borough in 1847, and received its charter as a city in 1897. Following local government reform in 1974, city status was bestowed upon the wider metropolitan borough.

Bradford has a population of 293,717, making it the fourteenth-most populous settlement in the UK. Bradford forms part of the West Yorkshire Urban Area conurbation which in 2001 had a population of 1.5 million and is part of the Leeds-Bradford Larger Urban Zone (LUZ), the third largest in the UK after London and Manchester, with an estimated population in the 2004 Urban Audit of 2.4 million.
Average House Price: £163,000
Average Mortgage:  £171,000

So theres the facts guys, both places are close on price, with bradford being slightly more expensive on mortgages, what do you think? ;D


  1. That picture of Bradford really put me off

  2. Both seems equal, It's a hard choice.

  3. Bradford's a pretty dangerous place, having said that hull seems to always have a dark cloud over it lol.
    A difficult one, I don't think I'd want to live in either

  4. can I pick none of the this time

  5. i like the top one, looks better environment

  6. Kingston upon Hull se ve mas bonito ademas bradford se ve muy oscura :S

  7. hm, I'll have to go with.....

    Kingston upon Hull xD

  8. I like the river so Kingston upon Hull!

  9. Bradford is for me! I would get lost in those hills!

  10. Bradford looks like an industrial shithole.. Id have to go with Kingston upon Hull.

  11. Places like Bradford look awfully depressing.