Most of the sales in Torfaen over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £112,161. Detached properties had an average sold price of £255,876 and semi-detached properties averaged at £151,107.
Torfaen, with an overall average price of £159,573 was more expensive than nearby Caerphilly (County of) (£141,976) and Blaenau Gwent (£99,334), but was cheaper than Monmouthshire (£278,866). The most expensive area within Torfaen was Pantygasseg (£500,000) and the cheapest was Forge Side (£75,200).
In the past year house prices in Torfaen were 5% up on the year before and 13% up on 2015 when they averaged at £141,624.