Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £187,951. Detached properties had an average sold price of £392,381 and terraced properties averaged at £253,967.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £270,375, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£261,205), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£289,263) and Surrey (£413,602). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Colemans Hatch (£949,000) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£125,335).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 4% up on the year before and 4% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,354.