Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £305,778. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £176,629 and terraced properties averaged at £165,067.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £232,791 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£136,702), Newport (County of) (£160,096) and Blaenau Gwent (£86,493). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Earlswood (£430,500) and the cheapest was Llanelly Hill (£129,437).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were 9% up on the year before and similar to 2007 when they averaged at £228,435.