Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £324,116. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £183,312 and terraced properties averaged at £169,289.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £243,244 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£139,604), Newport (County of) (£164,310) and Blaenau Gwent (£88,641). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Whitebrook (£725,000) and the cheapest was Little Mill (£136,500).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were similar to the year before and 7% up on 2007 when they averaged at £228,036.