Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £192,173. Detached properties had an average sold price of £341,427 and semi-detached properties averaged at £216,847.
South West, with an overall average price of £236,661 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£183,175), but was cheaper than South East (£322,362) and London (£516,304). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£267,752) and the cheapest was Devon (£223,755).
In the past year house prices in South West were 4% up on the year before and 4% up on 2010 when they averaged at £228,225.