Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £124,364. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £163,279 and detached properties averaged at £275,988.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £175,408, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£170,295), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£155,530) and Merseyside (£156,176). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Hawkshead (£814,647) and the cheapest was Egremont (£100,164).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £173,074.