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Bamber Bridge is becoming increasingly popular with all types of buyers. Historically having been a working class village it now boasts some of the most popular residential areas for miles around.

Being at the heart of the North West has meant that the housing market in Bamber Bridge has always remained steps ahead of other areas. The local area is popular with first time buyers and investors right through to million pound properties.

Bamber Bridge is one of the most popular local areas for first time buyers, next time buyers, commuters and investors. You will find a whole host of property and there is something to suit everyone. The area is becoming increasingly popular with commuters as it has fantastic motorway network links and access to the rail network. Once you have moved into Bamber Bridge it is more than likely that your next buy will be on one of the popular housing estates or to one of the surrounding semi-rural villages.

Krystal Whiteley, Senior Negotiator at Reeds Rains Bamber Bridge says: “why would you live anywhere else. It is a fantastic area with everything on your doorstep – The Capital Centre offers a good variety of stores, cinema and places to eat. The local schools are all very good and there are always things to do – a great park for the kids, lovely walks plenty of places to be pampered. It’s simple, it has everything a good sized village has to offer”.

Property in the area is always popular due to the wide variety of stylish homes available. Popular areas include Walton le Dale, Hoghton and as far out as salmesbury, Pleasington and Mellor. 

As Reeds Rains Bamber Bridge is one of the areas leading estate agents we have a wide portfolio of property ranging from one bedroom apartments through to semi-rural residence's set in their own grounds. 

The rental market in the Bamber Bridge and surrounding area is and has been buoyant for a number of years and has no signs of slowing down. Reeds Rains has the largest portfolio of properties of any of the local PR5 area agents. You will find a full range of properties from apartments to farms and everything in between making this area a fantastic proposition as a landlord or tenant. 

Bamber Bridge has a full range of shops as well as a supermarkets and eateries. Local investment by blue chip companies is helping the area no end. There are plenty of places to be get pampered with numerous salons all the way down the high street. You will find great 'pub grub' in the likes of the Withy Arms and the Pear Tree and if you fancy that something special there is Pinocchios, all of which offer a great menu.  

Bamber Bridge and the surrounding area has plenty to offer – a cinema, leisure centre, good local parks, gyms, tennis centre and plenty of places to eat and drink. This makes Bamber Bridge a great all round family village to live in.

From Bamber Bridge you can be in true countryside within minutes. Enjoy nice family walks or even longer trickier ones. By the local leisure centre you will find one of the most comprehensively equipped children’s play areas. The village boasts a non-league football team with its own stadium.