Most of the sales in Shropshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £271,640. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £164,285 and terraced properties averaged at £147,018.
Shropshire, with an overall average price of £198,854 was more expensive than nearby Staffordshire (£175,658) and West Midlands (County) (£177,960), but was cheaper than Worcestershire (£234,077). The most expensive area within Shropshire was Cardington (£553,000) and the cheapest was Wellington (£150,590).
In the past year house prices in Shropshire were similar to the year before and 3% up on 2010 when they averaged at £192,449.