Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £113,303. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £143,741 and detached properties averaged at £240,574.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £152,701, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£153,218) and North Wales (£154,193), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£164,600). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£213,349) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£81,553).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were similar to the year before and similar to 2007 when they averaged at £154,294.