Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £183,528. Detached properties had an average sold price of £328,352 and semi-detached properties averaged at £207,131.
South West, with an overall average price of £229,109 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£178,519), but was cheaper than South East (£305,622) and London (£476,197). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£259,691) and the cheapest was Devon (£216,388).
In the past year house prices in South West were similar to the year before and similar to 2010 when they averaged at £228,224.