Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £125,408. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £167,708 and detached properties averaged at £282,233.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £175,964, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£171,293) and North Wales (£177,048), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£208,595). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£263,048) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£99,443).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were similar to the year before and 7% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,566.