House Prices in Balham

Selling in Balham? If your potential buyers are unfamiliar with the area, we’ve outlined some key points about the location to focus on.

Balham town centre has had an extensive revival in recent years, including improvements to some of the main streets and community spaces, and has been named one of the “best places to live in Britain”.

With Balham’s many public transport links and trendy vibe, expect middle class City professionals looking to enjoy the lively neighbourhood. Balham’s wealth of green spaces, as well as its access to good schools, will be a pull factor for families.

Valuations in Balham

The most expensive recorded transaction in Balham was £7,731,474 on 18 July 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Balham was £499,950 on 23 August 2016. Properties in Balham have an average price of £1,197,360 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+27% since 2018
+7% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Balham

Balham has 98 schools with capacities ranging from 31 to 932. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Foundation School, Voluntary Aided School, Other Independent School, Community School, LA Nursery School, Community Special School, Further Education, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Balham (by capacity)

  • Chestnut Grove School


    A Mixed Foundation School for pupils aged 11 to 19 years. The school enrols 932 students.

  • La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls' School


    Pupils aged 11 to 18 attend this Girls Voluntary Aided School. The schools has a capacity of 764 pupils.

  • Broomwood Hall School

    Pupils aged 4 to 13 attend this Mixed Other Independent School. The schools has a capacity of 463 pupils.

  • Henry Cavendish Primary School


    Pupils aged 3 to 11 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 420 students.

  • Fircroft Primary School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.

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