Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £405,252. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £230,428 and semi-detached properties averaged at £262,139.
South West, with an overall average price of £285,007 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£218,576), but was cheaper than South East (£395,401) and London (£619,067). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£318,910) and the cheapest was Cornwall (£258,029).
In the past year house prices in South West were 5% up on the year before and 13% up on 2015 when they averaged at £252,860.