Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £514,232. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £289,654 and flats averaged at £195,958.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £338,254 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£313,565) and Hampshire (£295,330), but was cheaper than Surrey (£497,026). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Rusper (£717,181) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£253,578).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 7% up on the year before and 20% up on 2013 when they averaged at £282,180.