Most of the sales in Leicestershire over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £198,566. Detached properties had an average sold price of £328,126 and terraced properties averaged at £165,119.
Leicestershire, with an overall average price of £230,276 was more expensive than nearby Nottinghamshire (£190,044), but was cheaper than Rutland (£329,408) and Northamptonshire (£253,339). The most expensive area within Leicestershire was Newtown Linford (£625,445) and the cheapest was Aylestone (£156,823).
In the past year house prices in Leicestershire were 4% up on the year before and 14% up on 2015 when they averaged at £201,593.