Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £325,197. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £181,858 and semi-detached properties averaged at £205,006.
South West, with an overall average price of £226,911 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£176,477), but was cheaper than South East (£302,478) and London (£470,651). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£255,933) and the cheapest was Devon (£215,170).
In the past year house prices in South West were similar to the year before and similar to 2010 when they averaged at £228,183.