2016 saw house prices in Swindon rise 5% on 2016 and a whopping 22% on the prices paid back in 2007 when the average house for sale in the town was £169,283.
According to Rightmove most of the sales in Swindon over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £182,604 with semi-detached properties going for an average price of £226,281 and flats at £128,892.
Blunsdon was on average the most expensive area to buy with a price of £264,807 followed by Old Town at £218,962 then it was Abbeymeads with an average of £217,704.
Swindon as a whole saw an average sale price of £206,487.
The most expensive house sold in the SN postcode in the last 12 months was Parkwood House SN8 selling for a cool £3.25million which was a profit of £1million for the owners who bought the property back in 2008.
The lowest priced home sold within the SN postcode was a 1 bedroom flat in Spitalcroft Road, Devizes selling at just £52,500.