Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £405,562. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £226,334 and semi-detached properties averaged at £256,304.
South West, with an overall average price of £281,062 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£213,056), but was cheaper than South East (£392,253) and London (£620,249). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£315,968) and the cheapest was Devon (£251,500).
In the past year house prices in South West were 6% up on the year before and 17% up on 2014 when they averaged at £240,015.