Last year most property sales in East of England involved terraced properties which sold for on average £236,964. Detached properties sold for an average price of £396,024, while semi-detached properties fetched £273,260.
East of England, with an overall average price of £279,783 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£179,912), but was cheaper than London (£539,018) and South East (£341,729). The priciest area within East of England was Hertfordshire (£387,254) and the least expensive was Norfolk (£210,604).
During the last year, sold prices in East of England were 8% up on the previous year and 17% up on 2010 when the average house price was £239,542.