Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £128,780. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £169,220 and detached properties averaged at £294,251.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £179,653, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£172,302) and North Wales (£177,558), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£190,055). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£272,259) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£102,072).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were 3% up on the year before and 9% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,534.