Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £439,375. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £235,724 and semi-detached properties averaged at £273,283.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £287,352 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£268,270) and Hampshire (£258,194), but was cheaper than Surrey (£413,259). The most expensive area within West Sussex was West Chiltington (£562,615) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£205,292).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 4% up on the year before and 5% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,583.