Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £321,925. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £187,344 and terraced properties averaged at £165,508.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £238,398 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£142,370), Newport (County of) (£167,487) and Blaenau Gwent (£89,763). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Cross Ash (£625,000) and the cheapest was Sudbrook (£143,190).
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.