Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £409,219. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £231,981 and semi-detached properties averaged at £264,828.
South West, with an overall average price of £286,105 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£221,189), but was cheaper than South East (£395,193) and London (£627,818). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£321,083) and the cheapest was Cornwall (£259,300).
In the past year house prices in South West were 3% up on the year before and 13% up on 2015 when they averaged at £252,858.