Last year most property sales in West Midlands involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £192,218. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £160,279, while detached properties fetched £337,114.
West Midlands, with an overall average price of £217,932 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£205,270) and North West (£190,259), but was cheaper than South West (£284,176). The priciest area within West Midlands was Warwickshire (£282,443) and the least expensive was Staffordshire (£192,775).
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 £197,085.