Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £305,568. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £178,435 and terraced properties averaged at £167,510.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £233,472 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£137,097), Newport (County of) (£161,394) and Blaenau Gwent (£86,947). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Earlswood (£430,500) and the cheapest was Sudbrook (£137,143).
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.