City and Country Life

Norfolk and East Anglia have a thriving local economy, offering a wealth of opportunities for professionals relocating to the area..

Life in Norfolk

House prices are extremely competitive with detached and period property in reach of many families. 

Make your home in one of Norfolk's market towns and enjoy the charm of rural living in a thriving community accessible to UEA. 

Locate to the coast and be within an hour's commute from UEA. Scattered throughout Norfolk's inspiring countryside – famous for distant horizons and huge skies – are beautiful villages with pubs, churches and local shops. 

Opportunities for walking, cycling and enjoying wildlife are everywhere, the Norfolk Broads are known throughout the world as a tranquil retreat for boating and exploring, and there are fascinating historic monuments, castles, churches and stately homes to discover throughout the county. 

The city of Norwich with is great shopping and entertainment is never far away, and the easily accessible coast offers fantastic family days out and the chance to get away from the crowds on endless beaches or dramatic cliffs. 

Norfolk towns and villages have a range of state and private schools for all ages, and further education for 16-18 year olds is easily accessible in Norwich and Norfolk's larger towns.

The average price of a property in Norfolk is under £190,000 compared to over £280,000 in south-east England.