East Anglia bucks house price trend

Olympics blamed for house price fall Credit: ITV Anglia

House prices have fallen for the third month in a row except in London and in East Anglia.

Research by Rightmove blames buyers staying at home to watch the Olympics. Today's data shows house prices in East Anglia are up by 0.3 per cent.

Elsewhere Rightmove says properties coming to market are £11,000 cheaper than they were three months ago.