Oldham is a town in Greater Manchester with a great location close to the city and not too far from the Peak District National Park. It has a great mix of urban, suburban and rural areas, and its iconic terraced rows make way for canals and glorious countryside views. It has a population of over 100,500 people, making it one of the most populated towns in the Greater Manchester Urban Area. It is also one of the best places for first time buyers aiming to get on the property ladder.
House prices have been rising in Greater Manchester, yet Oldham is still affordable for homebuyers. If you are looking for inexpensive houses for sale, Oldham is a great alternative to buying in the city. Keepmoat new build homes in Oldham are also eligible for the Government’s Help to Buy Scheme, which means getting your dream home is even easier.
Historically, the town rose to fame as the international centre of textiles during the 19th century, but today there is much focus on transforming Oldham into a hub of culture and entertainment, and also a centre for education. If you are looking for an affordable town to start or raise a family, Oldham is a fantastic choice – so, take a look at our 2, 3 and 4 bed houses for sale in Oldham today.