Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £412,040. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £234,073 and semi-detached properties averaged at £266,725.
South West, with an overall average price of £288,860 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£224,192), but was cheaper than South East (£400,299) and London (£629,012). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£325,361) and the cheapest was Cornwall (£261,100).
In the past year house prices in South West were 3% up on the year before and 14% up on 2015 when they averaged at £252,866.