Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £126,528. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £167,914 and detached properties averaged at £283,533.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £176,589, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£171,258) and North Wales (£178,563), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£205,853). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£264,562) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£101,077).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were similar to the year before and 7% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,559.