Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £202,431. Detached properties had an average sold price of £425,189 and terraced properties averaged at £277,840.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £290,910, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£283,951), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£310,478) and Surrey (£449,867). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Poynings (£1,300,000) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£131,025).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 9% up on the year before and 12% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,339.