Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £123,382. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £167,589 and detached properties averaged at £284,468.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £177,097, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£174,672), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£155,723) and Merseyside (£157,049). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£530,071) and the cheapest was Cleator (£91,500).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £173,773.