Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £408,220. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £230,990 and semi-detached properties averaged at £263,840.
South West, with an overall average price of £285,005 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£219,809), but was cheaper than South East (£393,384) and London (£623,855). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£317,729) and the cheapest was Devon (£259,333).
In the past year house prices in South West were 4% up on the year before and 13% up on 2015 when they averaged at £252,849.