Last year most property sales in Merseyside involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £165,600. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £106,599, while detached properties fetched £290,102.
Merseyside, with an overall average price of £161,338, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Lancashire (£159,313), but was cheaper than Cheshire (£231,473) and Greater Manchester (£180,583). The priciest area within Merseyside was Caldy (£677,969) and the least expensive was Walton (£87,338).
During the last year, sold prices in Merseyside were 4% up on the previous year and 8% up on 2014 when the average house price was £149,527.