Most of the sales in South Wales over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £128,913. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £169,168 and detached properties averaged at £295,622.
South Wales, with an overall average price of £180,103, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby West Wales (£171,824) and North Wales (£177,631), but was cheaper than Mid Wales (£192,511). The most expensive area within South Wales was Monmouthshire (£276,824) and the cheapest was Blaenau Gwent (£100,216).
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 £164,533.