Most of the sales in Monmouthshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £284,696. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £171,433 and terraced properties averaged at £154,091.
Monmouthshire, with an overall average price of £211,740 was more expensive than nearby Torfaen (£130,779), Newport (County of) (£149,827) and Blaenau Gwent (£82,461). The most expensive area within Monmouthshire was Llanover (£520,000) and the cheapest was Llanelly Hill (£109,357).
In the past year house prices in Monmouthshire were 5% down on the year before and 7% down on 2007 when they averaged at £228,496.