Last year most property sales in West Midlands involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £189,421. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £157,218, while detached properties fetched £334,802.
West Midlands, with an overall average price of £213,772 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£201,617) and North West (£186,777), but was cheaper than South West (£280,866). The priciest area within West Midlands was Warwickshire (£275,658) and the least expensive was Staffordshire (£188,312).
During the last year, sold prices in West Midlands were 4% up on the previous year and 8% up on 2015 when the average house price was £197,089.