Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £129,373. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £170,082 and detached properties averaged at £292,020.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £180,379, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£171,882) and North Wales (£178,564), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£199,260). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£270,530) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£101,661).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were 4% up on the year before and 10% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,537.