Last year most property sales in East of England involved terraced properties which sold for on average £218,042. Detached properties sold for an average price of £371,738, while semi-detached properties fetched £250,756.
East of England, with an overall average price of £260,453 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£171,697), but was cheaper than London (£522,248) and South East (£324,541). The priciest area within East of England was Hertfordshire (£360,129) and the least expensive was Norfolk (£200,434).
During the last year, sold prices in East of England were 7% up on the previous year and 9% up on 2010 when the average house price was £239,540.