Most of the sales in Cumbria over the past year were terraced properties which on average sold for £123,668. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £159,000 and detached properties averaged at £265,649.
Cumbria, with an overall average price of £170,512, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Greater Manchester (£163,068), but was more expensive than Lancashire (£153,074) and Merseyside (£150,349). The most expensive area within Cumbria was Grasmere (£699,643) and the cheapest was Maryport (£95,064).
In the past year house prices in Cumbria were similar to the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £171,919.