Last year most property sales in Merseyside involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £172,888. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £111,068, while detached properties fetched £303,937.
Merseyside, with an overall average price of £168,767, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Lancashire (£166,111), but was cheaper than Cheshire (£242,047) and Greater Manchester (£191,525). The priciest area within Merseyside was Caldy (£751,033) and the least expensive was Walton (£89,271).
During the last year, sold prices in Merseyside were 5% up on the previous year and 9% up on 2015 when the average house price was £155,327.