Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £128,731. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £169,089 and detached properties averaged at £293,749.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £179,644, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£172,746) and North Wales (£178,142), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£195,301). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£269,837) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£102,464).
In the past year house prices in South Wales were 4% up on the year before and 9% up on 2015 when they averaged at £164,548.