Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £288,982. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £155,479 and semi-detached properties averaged at £174,252.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £217,608 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£135,317), Newport (County of) (£154,004) and Blaenau Gwent (£83,951). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Llanover (£685,000) and the cheapest was Clydach (£119,700).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were similar to the year before and 5% down on 2007 when they averaged at £228,437.