Most of the sales in South West over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £187,335. Detached properties had an average sold price of £333,557 and semi-detached properties averaged at £210,988.
South West, with an overall average price of £231,879 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£179,824), but was cheaper than South East (£310,236) and London (£490,908). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£264,938) and the cheapest was Devon (£217,835).
In the past year house prices in South West were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2010 when they averaged at £228,232.