Last year most property sales in West Midlands involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £199,331. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £165,638, while detached properties fetched £349,348.
West Midlands, with an overall average price of £224,946 was more expensive than nearby East Midlands (£211,723) and North West (£192,867), but was cheaper than South West (£290,224). The priciest area within West Midlands was Warwickshire (£294,897) and the least expensive was Staffordshire (£196,403).
During the last year, sold prices in West Midlands were 4% up on the previous year and 9% up on 2016 when the average house price was £205,531.