Housing in Cambridge

The town’s tree-lined streets help give Cambridge homes character, with many displaying splendid gardens and having views of surrounding countryside.

While you’ll find many well-established homes near the middle of Cambridge, a number of developments around the fringes of the town have seen the building of new houses to meet the demands of a steadily growing population which now exceeds 26,000.

The average sale price of a house in Cambridge was about $600,000 as at August 2017 (source: Quotable Value),similar to the median price for nearby Hamilton. By comparison the national median price was $515,000.

The town has about 10 real estate agencies, including most of the major national realty brands, and some cater for rental properties.

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The perfect base to explore
New Zealand's central North Island

Cambridge is close to some of New Zealand's major international attractions like Hobbiton, Waitomo Caves, Hamilton Gardens and Tauranga. Yet with plenty of unique local attractions, events and dining options - and a friendly, relaxed town ambience - you may not want to leave!

Attractions Map

Sanctuary Mountain

30 min

Hamilton Gardens

15 min

Cambridge i-Site


1 hr

Waitomo Caves

50 min


1 hr 45 min


1 hr


1 hr