Most of the sales in Leicestershire over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £201,047. Detached properties had an average sold price of £333,180 and terraced properties averaged at £165,773.
Leicestershire, with an overall average price of £234,315 was more expensive than nearby Nottinghamshire (£192,906), but was cheaper than Rutland (£330,602) and Northamptonshire (£256,535). The most expensive area within Leicestershire was Swithland (£736,200) and the cheapest was Aylestone (£158,332).
In the past year house prices in Leicestershire were 4% up on the year before and 16% up on 2015 when they averaged at £201,642.