Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £189,064. Detached properties had an average sold price of £335,401 and semi-detached properties averaged at £213,089.
South West, with an overall average price of £233,150 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£180,866), but was cheaper than South East (£314,917) and London (£504,682). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£264,733) and the cheapest was Devon (£220,213).
In the past year house prices in South West were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2010 when they averaged at £228,239.