Last year most property sales in West Midlands involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £192,839. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £161,108, while detached properties fetched £337,990.
West Midlands, with an overall average price of £218,576 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£206,160) and North West (£190,703), but was cheaper than South West (£285,007). The priciest area within West Midlands was Warwickshire (£283,529) and the least expensive was Staffordshire (£194,198).
During the last year, sold prices in West Midlands were 4% up on the previous year and 11% up on 2015 when the average house price was £197,088.