Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £206,271. Detached properties had an average sold price of £418,711 and terraced properties averaged at £288,562.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £291,696, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£290,097), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£313,386) and Surrey (£455,280). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Colemans Hatch (£680,000) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£125,683).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 5% up on the year before and 12% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,339.