Most of the sales in East Sussex over the past year were flats which on average sold for £195,773. Detached properties had an average sold price of £413,726 and terraced properties averaged at £263,394.
East Sussex, with an overall average price of £281,731, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Kent (£274,034), but was cheaper than West Sussex (£298,271) and Surrey (£435,264). The most expensive area within East Sussex was Poynings (£875,217) and the cheapest was St Leonards Green (£131,296).
In the past year house prices in East Sussex were 8% up on the year before and 8% up on 2010 when they averaged at £260,339.