Sell your house in Rotherham Fast

Located between Sheffield, Doncaster and Barnsley in South Yorkshire, Rotherham is a fantastic place to set up home if you want low-cost living and affordable property prices. If you live in Rotherham and are interested in selling your home fast, we can offer you a hassle-free and speedy alternative to a traditional estate agent sale. In as little as seven days we can purchase your home; simply fill in our online form to receive a free, no-obligation cash offer from us within 24 hours.

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Famous for its coal mining and steel industry heritage, Rotherham is a minster town that was founded in the middle ages. In the present day, Rotherham is a town steeped in Roman, Iron Age and modern history, and it is also a cultural hub that offers plenty in the way of shopping, dining, museums, sports and the arts. In addition, the town’s proximity to major cities makes it highly popular among commuters looking for cheaper property prices, while the array of local schools, parks and attractions makes it perfect for professionals, families and retirees alike.

Average costs for Rotherham

  • Monthly travel pass: £60
  • Cappuccino: £2.50
  • Pint of beer: £3.70
  • Three course meal for two people: £35
  • Monthly gym membership: £23.50

Best areas to live in Rotherham

Whether you’re looking to live in an area that’s close enough to the town centre to be in the heart of the action, or you prefer a more rural way of living; Rotherham can offer this and more. 


Just 4.7 miles from Rotherham town centre, Wickersley is popular among commuters for its close proximity to the nearby cities of Sheffield and Doncaster, which can be reached from Wickersley by car in only 22 and 17 minutes, respectively. The average property price in Wickersley is £226,277.


With average property prices standing at an affordable £178,081, Bramley certainly offers residents more bang for their buck, and it is conveniently located only 13 miles from Sheffield and 11 miles from Doncaster. A quiet village that boasts amenities such as takeaway restaurants, shops and pubs, Bramley is ideal for families, professionals and commuters alike.


At 14 miles from Doncaster and less than nine miles from Sheffield, and with an average property price of £182,161, Whiston is a great place to set up home if you want the buzz of city living without the hefty price tag. A quaint suburb of Rotherham that boasts two cricket clubs, a cycling club, and plenty of countryside walks along the Whiston Brook, Whiston is the perfect combination of rural beauty and city culture.


The village of Catcliffe sits on the northwest bank of the River Rother, and is just 6.3 miles from Sheffield and 18.6 miles from Doncaster. Property prices in Catcliffe average at around £115,706, making it one of the most ideally located and affordable suburbs of Rotherham for commuters to set up home.


With average property prices of £141,970, the town of Swinton appeals to commuters and young families looking for affordable living. Situated between Sheffield and Doncaster, with each less than a 30-minute drive away, Swinton is a town steeped in history, and has its roots in coal mining, pottery production, glassmaking and engineering.

Things to do in Rotherham

Whether you’re a family with children, a couple who love the outdoors, a history buff or a culture vulture, Rotherham offers something for everyone. 

Visit the Magna Science Adventure Museum

Situated in the former Templeborough Steelworks, the Magna Science Adventure Museum provides a full-day learning experience for the whole family. The museum’s Earth, Air, Fire and Water pavilions, linked to one another by tunnels, allow visitors to explore the elements, while Sci-Tek and Aqua-Tek areas allow for interactive learning about the wonders of science.

Walk around Wentworth Woodhouse

A Grade I listed Georgian country home set in 87 acres of gardens, Wentworth Woodhouse was built in 1735, and is one of the most architecturally magnificent buildings in Rotherham. The former parkland by which Wentworth Woodhouse is surrounded includes lakes, deer parks and walking trails, while the house itself is as splendorous and luxurious as they come, both inside and out, and is just a five-mile drive from Rotherham town centre. 

Go for an adventure at Rother Valley Country Park

Rother Valley Country Park is one of the most impressive areas of natural beauty in the whole of South Yorkshire. The park’s stunning lake and 750 acres of parkland make for perfect picnic spots and family outings, while bridleways, footpaths and cycle paths allow for adventure aplenty. In the summer months, you can even try your hand at water sports on the park’s lake, and if bird-spotting is your thing, you certainly won’t be disappointed, as Rother Valley Country Park is teeming with wildlife.

Experience Roche Abbey

Founded in 1147 and set in a stunning wooded valley, Roche Abbey boasts the ruins of a Cistercian monastery, complete with the most intact foundations of any such monastery in the UK. A fascinating slice of South Yorkshire’s history surrounded by picturesque scenery, walking trails and wildlife, Roche Abbey is a must-visit for both history and nature-lovers. 

Pet the animals at Thornberry Animal Sanctuary

Located in North Anston in Rotherham, the Thornberry Animal Sanctuary makes a perfect day out for all the family. Not only can visitors enjoy petting a wide array of animals including adopted dogs, cats, rabbits, horses and more, but children can get up close and personal with rabbits and other small animals. Make sure to bring your dog along for a walk along the nearby country lanes and walking trails.

The Good Move difference...

Selling your home in Rotherham doesn’t have to involve expensive estate agent fees, complicated house chains or months of waiting. Once you get in touch or fill out our online form, we’ll get back to you with a cash offer within 24 hours, and can buy your home in as little as 7 days.

As direct cash house buyers, we have the funds available to pay up to 85% of market value for your property – you won’t have to wait for us to source a third-party lender. It won’t cost you a thing either, we buy your home for free and have our own solicitors on hand to help – or we’ll give you £500 towards a solicitor of your choice if you’d prefer.


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7 days to completion

Estate Agents

3-6 Months to completion
AVG Market Value£100,000£100,000
Final agreed price after survey£80,000£92,500
Estate agent fees (2% VAT)£0£2,200
Mortgage Payments£0£4,780
Solicitor fees (£1,000 + VAT)£0£1,200
Bills and Repairs£50£1,800
Final Price To Be Paid To The Customer£79,950£81,300
7 days to completion

Estate Agents

3-6 Months to completion
AVG Market Value£100,000£100,000
Final agreed price after survey£80,000£92,500
Estate agent fees (2% VAT)£0£2,200
Mortgage Payments£0£4,780
Solicitor fees (£1,000 + VAT)£0£1,200
Bills and Repairs£50£1,800
Final Price To Be Paid To The Customer£79,950£81,300

Regulated by...

  • NAPB
  • RICS
  • Trading Standards

If you sell your home in Rotherham with Good Move, you can be sure to receive a fair price, excellent service, and transparent routes in the unlikely event you’d like to raise a complaint. We’re the most regulated cash house buyer in the UK, registered with the NAPB, NAEA, RICS and The Property Ombudsman.

How to Sell Your House Fast in Rotherham

If you’re selling your home to avoid repossession, want to quickly sell a property that you’ve inherited, or want a quick sale to buy the house of your dreams – Good Move are here to help.


Frequently asked questions

  • What’s the fastest way to sell my house in Rotherham?

    The fastest way to sell your home in Rotherham is with a cash house buyer – here at Good Move, we already have the funds ready to purchase your home, and can complete the sale within just one week.

  • How fast can Good Move buy my house?

    Once you fill in the form above, we’ll be in touch with an initial cash offer within 24 hours – and after that, we can buy your home in as little as 7 days.

  • What areas in Rotherham do you buy houses?

    Whether you’re selling a house in Whiston, Bramley, Catcliffe. Swinton or any other area around Rotherham, we’ll buy your property no matter what condition it’s in.

  • Can I get an online quote to sell my house fast?

    If you fill out the form above, we’ll give you an initial cash offer for your house in Rotherham within 24 hours.

  • How long does it take to sell a house in 2021?

    If you decide to sell your home on the open market using traditional estate agents, it’s impossible to know how long it will take your house in Rotherham to sell, but it usually takes around 3 to 6 months on average. However, you can sell your home much more quickly with a cash house buyer – with Good Move, you can sell your home in as little as 7 days.