Last year most property sales in Mid Wales involved detached properties which sold for on average £174,960. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £167,500, while flats fetched £131,000.
Mid Wales, with an overall average price of £161,650 was more expensive than nearby North Wales (£153,460), South Wales (£151,459) and West Wales (£152,143). The priciest area within Mid Wales was Powys (£175,462) and the least expensive was Ceredigion (£171,676).
During the last year, sold prices in Mid Wales were 8% down on the previous year and 6% down on 2010 when the average house price was £172,500.