Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £123,535. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £165,453 and detached properties averaged at £278,238.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £173,185, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£168,252) and North Wales (£174,149), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£192,263). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£255,575) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£96,994).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were similar to the year before and 8% up on 2014 when they averaged at £160,344.