Last year most property sales in Bedfordshire involved terraced properties which sold for on average £228,388. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £270,429, while detached properties fetched £416,851.
Bedfordshire, with an overall average price of £269,561, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Cambridgeshire (£275,952), but was cheaper than Hertfordshire (£432,875) and Essex (£317,855). The priciest area within Bedfordshire was Studham (£718,647) and the least expensive was Houghton Regis (£204,079).
During the last year, sold prices in Bedfordshire were 8% up on the previous year and 27% up on 2013 when the average house price was £211,954.