Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £381,696. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £220,239 and semi-detached properties averaged at £247,148.
South West, with an overall average price of £267,704 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£205,388), but was cheaper than South East (£376,200) and London (£585,516). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£301,668) and the cheapest was Devon (£243,518).
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 £239,991.