Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £319,647. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £188,664 and terraced properties averaged at £167,084.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £237,530 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£141,083), Newport (County of) (£166,362) and Blaenau Gwent (£90,575). 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.