Here are 10 to consider, courtesy of housing website rightmove, in an area stretching from South Shields to Hartlepool.
Rightmove says of the Bay Court flat: "The property is located close to a range of local amenities, schools and transport links. Offering sea frontage and pleasant views from the front of the property." 165,000.
Rightmove says of this property in Catherine Street, on the Headland: "Early viewing is highly recommended due to the property being realistically priced." Currently on the market for 330,000.
Rightmove writes: "Boasting picturesque views across the Leas and sea front, this lovely home is one to view. "These enviable views" are available in Chatton Avenue for 99,950.
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Rightmove says: "Without question this exquisite five-storey end terraced house occupies one of the finest locations on the Headland if not the finest." The Cliff Terrace property is on the market for 390,000.
Pattinson estate agents describes the caravan park property as a "fantastic luxury lodge with a modern colour scheme and free standing furniture, making this an extremely stylish holiday home. 91,000.
Rightmove describes this property as "a spacious and contemporary one bedroom ground floor apartment" and "with views of the Seaham coastline". 129,950.
Rightmove says of this property in Southcliffe, Roker Terrace: "Occupying a superb location over looking the historic Roker Pier and the recently redeveloped promenade." 240,000.
Rightmove says of this property in Westcliffe Road, Seaburn: "This substantial three storey Victorian villa situated within a superb location being only 200 metres from Seaburn." ""Very pleasant views of the coastline." 325,000.
Rightmove says The Broadway home enjoys "fabulous views over the National Trust owned and maintained Leas and unrivalled views of the award winning Sandhaven beach and harbour". 360,000.
Rightmove says of the house in Grotto Road: "The property boasts uninterrupted sea views across Tynemouth." 165,000.