Last year most property sales in Merseyside involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £168,627. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £106,273, while detached properties fetched £299,927.
Merseyside, with an overall average price of £163,183, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Lancashire (£161,166), but was cheaper than Cheshire (£232,773) and Greater Manchester (£184,970). The priciest area within Merseyside was Caldy (£797,343) and the least expensive was Toxteth (£82,303).
During the last year, sold prices in Merseyside were 4% up on the previous year and 9% up on 2014 when the average house price was £149,496.