Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £320,653. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £187,742 and terraced properties averaged at £166,715.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £238,156 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£142,682), Newport (County of) (£166,239) and Blaenau Gwent (£90,117). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Mamhilad (£550,000) and the cheapest was Sudbrook (£138,390).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were similar to the year before and 4% up on 2007 when they averaged at £228,353.