House prices in Hastings have plummeted by an average of over £11,000 in the month of April, according to figures from the Land Registry.

The price decrease means the area has now risen above the national average.

The latest data from the government department reveals that in April 2022 average house prices in Hastings reached £267,447.

This was down from £278,608 in March, representing a 4.0 per cent decrease. In the last 12 months it has risen by 9.5 per cent.

If you are interested in buying or renting a home, you can see the latest properties in and around Hastings here.

How much have house prices decreased in Hastings?

Breaking it down for specific types of housing, all prices saw a decrease.

  • Detached houses - Down to £516,089 from £537,443 in March
  • Semi-detached houses - Down to £354,542 from £368,648 in March
  • Terraced houses - Down to £272,341 from £283,003 in March
  • Flats - Down to £163,801 from £171,255 in March

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How do Hastings house prices compare to the UK average?

The fall in prices this month means Hastings has fallen slightly below the UK average, with typical property value in the nations reaching £281,161 in April.

In cash terms, the average house price in April was £30,950 higher than a year earlier with house price growth accelerating to 12.4 per cent in April 2022. Prices were up by 1.1 per cent month on month.

How much could your house be worth?

We have created this map for the South East so you can see the average house price in each neighbourhood since 1995.

Sites like Zoopla can offer an estimate valuation of your house if you input your postcode into their website here.

The above map can demonstrate which areas of Hastings are the most expensive for average house prices.