Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £196,377. Detached properties had an average sold price of £347,314 and semi-detached properties averaged at £220,454.
South West, with an overall average price of £241,016 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£186,496), but was cheaper than South East (£327,850) and London (£524,502). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£274,226) and the cheapest was Devon (£228,162).
In the past year house prices in South West were 5% up on the year before and 6% up on 2010 when they averaged at £228,230.