Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £490,465. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £271,086 and flats averaged at £186,139.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £323,549 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£300,192) and Hampshire (£286,137), but was cheaper than Surrey (£474,712). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Bosham (£641,278) and the cheapest was Three Bridges (£242,968).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 6% up on the year before and 15% up on 2013 when they averaged at £282,126.