Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £124,631. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £165,688 and detached properties averaged at £280,045.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £174,039, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£169,673) and North Wales (£175,188), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£204,429). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£257,012) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£98,287).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were similar to the year before and 6% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,568.