Most of the sales in Leicestershire over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £190,682. Detached properties had an average sold price of £322,587 and terraced properties averaged at £161,050.
Leicestershire, with an overall average price of £224,791 was more expensive than nearby Nottinghamshire (£189,509), but was cheaper than Rutland (£329,879) and Northamptonshire (£248,622). The most expensive area within Leicestershire was Billesdon (£538,650) and the cheapest was Aylestone (£150,514).
In the past year house prices in Leicestershire were 4% up on the year before and 12% up on 2015 when they averaged at £201,378.