Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £312,437. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £181,183 and terraced properties averaged at £166,786.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £239,960 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£140,128), Newport (County of) (£159,488) and Blaenau Gwent (£87,375). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Whitebrook (£725,000) and the cheapest was Sudbrook (£137,261).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were 8% up on the year before and 5% up on 2007 when they averaged at £228,469.