Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £127,508. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £168,495 and detached properties averaged at £286,022.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £177,881, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£171,985) and North Wales (£178,143), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£203,539). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£267,495) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£100,851).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were 3% up on the year before and 8% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,546.