Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £112,092. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £142,855 and detached properties averaged at £239,687.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £151,459, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£152,143) and North Wales (£153,460), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£161,650). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£211,740) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£82,461).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were similar to the year before and similar to 2007 when they averaged at £154,283.