Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £193,208. Detached properties had an average sold price of £411,454 and terraced properties averaged at £258,531.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £278,945, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£269,495), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£295,908) and Surrey (£430,532). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Poynings (£904,800) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£126,785).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 7% up on the year before and 7% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,339.