Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £184,413. Detached properties had an average sold price of £328,647 and semi-detached properties averaged at £207,786.
South West, with an overall average price of £229,441 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£178,515), but was cheaper than South East (£307,405) and London (£479,273). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£259,110) and the cheapest was Devon (£216,751).
In the past year house prices in South West were similar to the year before and similar to 2010 when they averaged at £228,227.