Last year most property sales in Dorset involved detached properties which sold for on average £451,103. Flats sold for an average price of £221,739, while semi-detached properties fetched £297,773.
Dorset, with an overall average price of £329,939, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Bristol (County) (£322,564), but was more expensive than Somerset (£301,182) and Wiltshire (£295,136). The priciest area within Dorset was Sandbanks (£1,138,805) and the least expensive was Portland (£196,298).
During the last year, sold prices in Dorset were similar to the previous year and 4% up on 2017 when the average house price was £316,607.