Most of the sales in South West over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £408,083. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £231,999 and semi-detached properties averaged at £263,944.
South West, with an overall average price of £286,178 was more expensive than nearby West Midlands (£219,203), but was cheaper than South East (£395,735) and London (£623,968). The most expensive area within South West was Dorset (£319,117) and the cheapest was Devon (£260,226).
In the past year house prices in South West were 5% up on the year before and 13% up on 2015 when they averaged at £252,848.