House prices in the East have risen nearly four-fold in the past two decades according to new figures just released.Read the full story ›
House prices in Cambridge have risen five-fold in since 1995 according to new figures released by the Office of National Statistics.
The median sale price of a house in the city in 2014 was £350,000, up from £70,000 in 1995. That is a 400% increase and the biggest rise of any area of the country outside London.
There's been a rise in the humber of homes being sold here in the East with experts reporting the housing market is almost as strong as it was 7 years ago.
The latest figures from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors show that each surveyor's dealing with 23 sales a month here in The East of England - the highest number since February 2008.
The report says that all the signs are the housing market is showing signs of recovery across the country.
The average house price in Cambridge has now topped that of London with the cost of property in the city rising by 14% in the past year.Read the full story ›
House prices in East Anglia are still rising faster than most parts of the UK despite a slight slow down during March.
In the first quarter of 2014, property prices in East Anglia rose by 2.9% according to the Nationwide building society. Only two other regions - London and the North - saw bigger rises.
The average price of a house in East Anglia is £179,718, which is 9.5% more than a year ago.
Cambridge is fourth in the list of highest rising prices after Manchester, London and Brighton.
The city saw a 14% year-on-year increase with the average house now worth £405,540 which is more than in London.
The rise in house prices in the East of England has fallen behind national averages according the biggest property survey in the UK.Read the full story ›
House prices in the East of England have hit another record high.
The average cost of a home in this region is now £263,000, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
In the East, the House Price Index - which measures how house prices change from one sale to the next - is now above its pre-financial crisis peak.
The charity Shelter has warned prices are "spiralling out of control".
House prices in the East of England rose faster than elsewhere in England during October according to the biggest survey in the UK.Read the full story ›
House prices in East Anglia rising faster than anywhere outside London, but there are variations within the region.
Cambridgeshire: Prices up nearly 3% on last year.
Peterborough: Prices up more than 5 percent.
Suffolk: Prices up 2%.
Luton: No change
Milton Keynes: Slight dip in prices.
The housing market in the East is in overdrive, that's according to figures out today.Read the full story ›