Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £327,414. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £189,137 and terraced properties averaged at £166,414.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £245,093 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£144,765), Newport (County of) (£170,947) and Blaenau Gwent (£92,296). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Mathern (£672,500) and the cheapest was Clydach (£153,429).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were similar to the year before and 7% up on 2007 when they averaged at £228,291.