Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £545,907. Flats had an average sold price of £206,034 and terraced properties averaged at £303,169.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £357,582 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£331,272) and Hampshire (£316,043), but was cheaper than Surrey (£525,113). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Slinfold (£757,497) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£252,628).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 5% up on the year before and 18% up on 2014 when they averaged at £302,937.