Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £381,514. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £220,941 and semi-detached properties averaged at £247,545.
South West, with an overall average price of £269,692 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£208,344), but was cheaper than South East (£377,902) and London (£580,330). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£302,503) and the cheapest was Devon (£245,656).
In the past year house prices in South West were 5% up on the year before and 12% up on 2014 when they averaged at £239,990.