Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £187,499. Detached properties had an average sold price of £334,024 and semi-detached properties averaged at £211,896.
South West, with an overall average price of £232,104 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£179,992), but was cheaper than South East (£312,102) and London (£498,362). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£265,245) and the cheapest was Devon (£218,656).
In the past year house prices in South West were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2010 when they averaged at £228,241.