Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £395,218. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £225,189 and semi-detached properties averaged at £254,579.
South West, with an overall average price of £276,502 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£212,268), but was cheaper than South East (£389,862) and London (£617,651). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£315,291) and the cheapest was Devon (£250,211).
In the past year house prices in South West were 5% up on the year before and 15% up on 2014 when they averaged at £240,003.