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CommutersInvesting in property has always shown a long term profit, however below you will find several areas which are in commuting distance of London that are showing the largest increases in house prices. We have also included in this guide the actual cost of commuting into the Capital City to allow would be property investors to make an informed decision on which areas may be the best to invest in.

Colchester – The average cost of a home in the Colchester area is £225,789. Those looking to invest in a brand new build in Colchester will have to pay on average £250,000.

The journey time to London Liverpool Street train station is around 50 minutes, and the cost of a monthly train ticket to complete this journey is £449.30. In the last three years the average price of a house in Colchester has increased by 10.51%.

Aylesbury - The average cost of a home in the Aylesbury area is £232,535. Those looking to invest in a brand new build in Colchester will have to pay on average £300,000. The journey time to London Marylebone train station is around 59 minutes, and the cost of a monthly train ticket to complete this journey is £357.20. In the last three years the average price of a house in Colchester has increased by 9.15%.

Didcot – The average cost of a home in the Didcot area is £288,677. Those looking to invest in a brand new build in Colchester will have to pay on average £300,000. The journey time to London Paddington train station is around 45 minutes, and the cost of a monthly train ticket to complete this journey is £448.60. In the last three years the average price of a house in Colchester has increased by 16.33%.

Basingstoke – The average cost of a home in the Basingstoke area is £311,022. Those looking to invest in a brand new build in Colchester will have to pay on average £299,950. The journey time to London Waterloo or Paddington train station is around 55 minutes, and the cost of a monthly train ticket to complete this journey is £391.30. In the last three years the average price of a house in Colchester has increased by 14.27%.

Tunbridge Wells – The average cost of a home in the Basingstoke area is £477,572. Those looking to invest in a brand new build in Colchester will have to pay on average £325,000. The journey time to London Bridge or Charing Cross train station is around 45 minutes, and the cost of a monthly train ticket to complete this journey is £409. In the last three years the average price of a house in Colchester has increased by 15.13%.

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