Last year most property sales in Bedfordshire involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £287,897. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £242,874, while detached properties fetched £444,310.
Bedfordshire, with an overall average price of £291,144, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Cambridgeshire (£296,753), but was cheaper than Hertfordshire (£450,280) and Essex (£339,218). The priciest area within Bedfordshire was Pavenham (£863,808) and the least expensive was Houghton Regis (£233,661).
During the last year, sold prices in Bedfordshire were 9% up on the previous year and 27% up on 2014 when the average house price was £228,943.