Property prices across Brighton and Hove leapt dramatically in final quarter of 2009. The Fridaysmove Conveyancing Brighton Team coincidently saw an increasing number of HIP clients finding purchases for their properties.
Figures show the average property in the city rose to £276, 676 during the fourth quarter of the year, a jump of 5% in just three months.
Nationwide Building Society reported that the market has rebounded from a year ago, with an average property now 3% higher than it was a year ago. In the rest of Sussex prices rose by 2% in the past 12 months.
In East Sussex, Nationwide said the average property now costs £208, 324 while the figure for West Sussex was £223, 529.