Most of the sales in Leicestershire over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £213,228. Detached properties had an average sold price of £345,301 and terraced properties averaged at £174,716.
Leicestershire, with an overall average price of £245,083 was more expensive than nearby Nottinghamshire (£202,629), but was cheaper than Rutland (£340,767) and Northamptonshire (£261,350). The most expensive area within Leicestershire was Swithland (£875,000) and the cheapest was Barwell (£170,895).
In the past year house prices in Leicestershire were similar to the year before and 9% up on 2017 when they averaged at £225,861.