Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £401,105. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £227,331 and semi-detached properties averaged at £258,379.
South West, with an overall average price of £281,627 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£215,158), but was cheaper than South East (£393,442) and London (£615,598). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£317,755) and the cheapest was Devon (£254,233).
In the past year house prices in South West were 5% up on the year before and 11% up on 2015 when they averaged at £252,870.