Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £115,677. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £146,715 and detached properties averaged at £247,127.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £155,503, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£153,742) and North Wales (£155,620), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£182,394). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£219,765) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£83,575).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2007 when they averaged at £154,296.