Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £497,987. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £277,288 and flats averaged at £188,508.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £329,515 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£305,407) and Hampshire (£289,543), but was cheaper than Surrey (£483,695). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Bosham (£659,437) and the cheapest was Three Bridges (£245,316).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 6% up on the year before and 17% up on 2013 when they averaged at £282,101.