Last year most property sales in West Midlands involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £191,601. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £159,075, while detached properties fetched £335,281.
West Midlands, with an overall average price of £216,511 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£203,868) and North West (£188,686), but was cheaper than South West (£282,977). The priciest area within West Midlands was Warwickshire (£279,953) and the least expensive was Staffordshire (£191,723).
During the last year, sold prices in West Midlands were 4% up on the previous year and 10% up on 2015 when the average house price was £197,084.