Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £389,762. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £222,139 and semi-detached properties averaged at £249,870.
South West, with an overall average price of £271,503 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£210,081), but was cheaper than South East (£382,147) and London (£599,843). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£307,249) and the cheapest was Devon (£247,436).
In the past year house prices in South West were 4% up on the year before and 13% up on 2014 when they averaged at £239,992.