Last year most property sales in Merseyside involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £166,349. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £105,842, while detached properties fetched £296,011.
Merseyside, with an overall average price of £161,209, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Lancashire (£160,083), but was cheaper than Cheshire (£230,504) and Greater Manchester (£182,941). The priciest area within Merseyside was Caldy (£768,431) and the least expensive was Walton (£88,358).
During the last year, sold prices in Merseyside were 3% up on the previous year and 8% up on 2014 when the average house price was £149,491.