Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £309,669. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £178,856 and terraced properties averaged at £171,665.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £238,626 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£140,696), Newport (County of) (£161,552) and Blaenau Gwent (£88,411). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Devauden (£475,714) and the cheapest was Bulwark (£141,757).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were 11% up on the year before and 4% up on 2007 when they averaged at £228,469.