Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £193,634. Detached properties had an average sold price of £345,106 and semi-detached properties averaged at £218,534.
South West, with an overall average price of £238,707 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£184,338), but was cheaper than South East (£324,541) and London (£522,248). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£270,523) and the cheapest was Devon (£225,537).
In the past year house prices in South West were 5% up on the year before and 5% up on 2010 when they averaged at £228,232.