Most of the sales in Torfaen over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £117,220. Detached properties had an average sold price of £266,760 and semi-detached properties averaged at £156,868.
Torfaen, with an overall average price of £166,644 was more expensive than nearby Caerphilly (County of) (£143,566) and Blaenau Gwent (£98,718), but was cheaper than Monmouthshire (£282,226). The most expensive area within Torfaen was Pantygasseg (£500,000) and the cheapest was Forge Side (£60,500).
In the past year house prices in Torfaen were 9% up on the year before and 18% up on 2015 when they averaged at £141,624.