Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £507,545. Flats had an average sold price of £192,621 and terraced properties averaged at £285,029.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £333,846 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£308,555) and Hampshire (£291,752), but was cheaper than Surrey (£491,245). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Rusper (£700,931) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£249,501).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 6% up on the year before and 18% up on 2013 when they averaged at £282,159.