Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £199,033. Detached properties had an average sold price of £421,996 and terraced properties averaged at £272,517.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £287,208, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£278,915), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£304,737) and Surrey (£444,390). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Poynings (£924,200) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£131,488).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 9% up on the year before and 10% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,339.