Most of the sales in Shropshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £253,943. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £154,891 and terraced properties averaged at £139,745.
Shropshire, with an overall average price of £186,914 was more expensive than nearby Staffordshire (£158,552) and West Midlands (County) (£159,985), but was cheaper than Worcestershire (£205,998). The most expensive area within Shropshire was Cound (£386,500) and the cheapest was Leegomery (£146,123).
In the past year house prices in Shropshire were similar to the year before and 3% down on 2008 when they averaged at £191,903.