Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £124,644. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £166,625 and detached properties averaged at £280,825.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £174,761, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£170,767) and North Wales (£176,255), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£203,544). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£258,656) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£98,866).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were similar to the year before and 6% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,566.