Most of the sales in Leicestershire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £300,592. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £181,122 and terraced properties averaged at £150,867.
Leicestershire, with an overall average price of £210,683 was more expensive than nearby Nottinghamshire (£178,407), but was cheaper than Rutland (£302,633) and Northamptonshire (£226,451). The most expensive area within Leicestershire was Swithland (£1,013,750) and the cheapest was Aylestone (£146,611).
In the past year house prices in Leicestershire were 4% up on the year before and 10% up on 2014 when they averaged at £191,650.