Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £129,902. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £170,791 and detached properties averaged at £294,600.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £180,358, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£171,591), Mid Wales (£188,782) and North Wales (£177,526). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£278,866) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£99,334).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were 3% up on the year before and 10% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,535.