Last year most property sales in West Midlands involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £196,379. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £163,631, while detached properties fetched £343,078.
West Midlands, with an overall average price of £221,189 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£207,954) and North West (£190,756), but was cheaper than South West (£286,105). The priciest area within West Midlands was Warwickshire (£289,496) and the least expensive was Staffordshire (£193,816).
During the last year, sold prices in West Midlands were 3% up on the previous year and 12% up on 2015 when the average house price was £197,085.