Last year most property sales in East of England involved terraced properties which sold for on average £233,709. Detached properties sold for an average price of £392,739, while semi-detached properties fetched £269,914.
East of England, with an overall average price of £276,709 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£178,326), but was cheaper than London (£531,800) and South East (£337,288). The priciest area within East of England was Hertfordshire (£382,543) and the least expensive was Norfolk (£208,700).
During the last year, sold prices in East of England were 8% up on the previous year and 16% up on 2010 when the average house price was £239,539.