Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £190,379. Detached properties had an average sold price of £396,638 and terraced properties averaged at £254,085.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £271,967, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£264,069), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£289,487) and Surrey (£417,666). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Poynings (£904,800) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£128,533).
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 £260,347.