Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £203,285. Detached properties had an average sold price of £424,022 and terraced properties averaged at £281,865.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £291,153, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£286,758), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£311,218) and Surrey (£451,074). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Colemans Hatch (£640,000) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£127,119).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 8% up on the year before and 12% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,339.