Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £123,963. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £162,753 and detached properties averaged at £273,112.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £172,053, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£166,207), Mid Wales (£171,591) and North Wales (£170,690). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£253,693) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£94,027).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were 3% up on the year before and 7% up on 2014 when they averaged at £160,325.