Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £476,858. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £261,737 and flats averaged at £184,310.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £310,916 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£291,748) and Hampshire (£277,550), but was cheaper than Surrey (£449,342). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Slinfold (£626,938) and the cheapest was Three Bridges (£231,209).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 5% up on the year before and 14% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,714.