Last year most property sales in West Midlands involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £190,767. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £158,156, while detached properties fetched £335,315.
West Midlands, with an overall average price of £215,158 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£202,683) and North West (£187,772), but was cheaper than South West (£281,627). The priciest area within West Midlands was Warwickshire (£277,639) and the least expensive was Staffordshire (£189,713).
During the last year, sold prices in West Midlands were 4% up on the previous year and 9% up on 2015 when the average house price was £197,088.