Houses for sale & to rent in Essex, England


House Prices in Essex

Properties in Essex have an average house price of £402,961.00 and had 72,845 Property Transactions within the last 3 years.¹
Essex is a location in England with 581,218 households², where the most expensive property was sold for £24,000,000.00.

Properties for sale in Essex

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Towns in Essex

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Transport in Essex

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Frequently asked questions about Essex


What is the average price for a property for sale in Essex?

The average price for a property for sale in Essex is £402,961. This amount is 13% higher than the average price in England. There are more than 10,000 property listings for sale in Essex.


What locations have the most expensive properties for sale in Essex?

The locations with the most expensive properties for sale in Essex are Chigwell at an average of £861,375, London at an average of £845,057 and Ingatestone at an average of £789,717.


What locations have the most affordable properties for sale in Essex?

The locations with the most affordable properties for sale in Essex are Harwich at an average of £241,946, Walton On The Naze at an average of £255,071 and Clacton-on-sea at an average of £260,261.


Which train stations are available in or near Essex?

Some of the train stations available in or near Essex are Hatfield Peverel, Witham and Chelmsford.


Property Price Paid in Essex by Year

The average sold property price by year was:

Year Average Sold Price Price Change
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2024 £372,378
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-8%
1,103 Properties
2023 £402,120
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-3%
15,499 Properties
2022 £414,623
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5%
23,907 Properties
2021 £395,786
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6%
32,336 Properties
2020 £373,979
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5%
22,373 Properties
2019 £354,307
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0,1%
25,104 Properties
2018 £353,977
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3%
26,015 Properties
2017 £344,505
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7%
26,706 Properties
2016 £320,524
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9%
28,106 Properties
2015 £290,395
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8%
29,025 Properties
2014 £266,280
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6%
28,371 Properties
2013 £251,246
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3%
23,000 Properties
2012 £244,711
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0,5%
19,127 Properties
2011 £243,575
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-1%
18,905 Properties
2010 £247,021
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9%
19,003 Properties
2009 £223,701
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-6%
17,888 Properties
2008 £236,628
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-1%
17,080 Properties
2007 £238,127
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6%
34,611 Properties
2006 £223,537
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5%
35,309 Properties
2005 £211,356
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4%
28,027 Properties
2004 £202,870
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9%
33,105 Properties
2003 £184,495
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14%
31,836 Properties
2002 £159,506
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17%
35,725 Properties
2001 £131,655
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12%
34,817 Properties
2000 £115,782
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14%
31,806 Properties
1999 £99,716
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10%
36,015 Properties
1998 £90,059
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10%
30,691 Properties
1997 £81,287
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8%
32,440 Properties
1996 £75,025
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3%
28,100 Properties
1995 £72,565
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22,775 Properties
Source: Land Registry

Property Price per Property Type in Essex

Here you can find historic sold price data in order to help with your property search.

The average Property Paid Price for specific property types in the last three years are:

Property Type Average Sold Price Sold Properties
Detached House £581,431.00 21,992 Detached Houses
Flat £218,716.00 12,517 Flats
Semi Detached House £388,826.00 20,954 Semi Detached Houses
Terraced House £326,876.00 17,382 Terraced Houses
Source: Land Registry