Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £203,538. Detached properties had an average sold price of £423,136 and terraced properties averaged at £284,738.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £291,356, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£287,235), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£311,647) and Surrey (£451,009). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Ditchling (£661,560) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£126,106).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 6% up on the year before and 12% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,339.