Property Finder in Cambridgeshire
Cambridge properties can be hard to come by, and the market here is highly competitive – especially at the higher end, in which many properties are traded off-market. House prices have quadrupled since 1995, making them the highest in the UK outside of London. In 2020, Cambridge saw a 46% increase in the number of sales, with high demand for properties outside the city. Our Cambridgeshire property finder, Kerry Arnold has contacts within the local Cambridgeshire property market, giving you access to properties that might otherwise be hard to find.
You can rely on our Cambridgeshire property finders and buying agents to help you find the perfect house, apartment, flat, or investment property that meets your requirements and help manage negotiations for you to ensure a smooth relocation.
What attracts people to live in Cambridgeshire?
Cambridgeshire has become a popular destination for those relocating from London and the South East who want to enjoy a good quality of life, plenty of green space, yet still be in close proximity to London.
Commuting from Cambridgeshire to London is easier than it’s ever been, with trains from Cambridge to London in just under an hour.
Cambridge is also home to one the largest science parks in the UK, with companies such as AstraZeneca, Apple, Alexa, Huawei, and the Royal Society of Cambridge all laying down roots in Cambridge, attracting many employees to search for their perfect home in the area.
Geography, culture and amenities
The rural areas of Cambridgeshire stand out for their flat terrain, small villages with lovely period properties, good schools, and active communities. Some of the more popular villages in the area include The Shelfords, Histon, Melbourn, Comberton and Whittlesford, each with their own unique charm and within easy reach to the city of Cambridge.
Cambridge is best known, of course, for its university, which is made up of 31 colleges in the centre of the city that is filled with breathtaking period gems. It’s also a vibrant, endlessly fascinating cultural centre that’s easily accessible by foot or bicycle, the norm and well-served mode of transportation.
The area has been voted one of the safest places to live, hosts some great events, and has much to offer in terms of leisure and amenities. Transport is convenient, with direct trains to London and other major cities. Over 100 libraries are available at the outstanding Cambridge University.
Schools in Cambridgeshire
You will be spoilt for choice when trying to choose the perfect school. The region has some of the best performing primary and secondary schools. Most notably, Chesterton Community College is the best state-funded secondary school in Cambridgeshire, St Bede’s Inter-Church School, and Comberton Village College in Comberton. For independent schools, The Perse and The Leys both have excellent reputations.
Our Cambridgeshire property finders can recommend the perfect school for your child and arrange and accompany you to school viewings.
After all, we want to support you at every step of your property buying journey.
About our Property Finder in Cambridgeshire,
Having lived and worked in Cambridge for all her life, Kerry has a great knowledge of the local area and surrounding regions of East Anglia.
Kerry’s varied experience in the property industry means that she is an ideal addition to the Buying Agent Partnership search team, as she is familiar with the challenges often involved in the buying process, whilst also understanding that everybody’s requirements are different. Kerry’s aim is to help alleviate the pressure in the property buying process, ensuring the property buying experience is as smooth as possible.