Most of the sales in Shropshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £253,162. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £155,074 and terraced properties averaged at £140,416.
Shropshire, with an overall average price of £187,991 was more expensive than nearby Staffordshire (£158,906) and West Midlands (County) (£159,410), but was cheaper than Worcestershire (£206,214). The most expensive area within Shropshire was Cound (£386,500) and the cheapest was Market Drayton (£147,591).
In the past year house prices in Shropshire were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £191,903.