Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £320,246. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £184,494 and terraced properties averaged at £167,713.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £239,246 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£140,067), Newport (County of) (£165,157) and Blaenau Gwent (£89,628). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Mamhilad (£550,000) and the cheapest was Little Mill (£136,500).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were similar to the year before and 5% up on 2007 when they averaged at £228,036.