Last year most property sales in Merseyside involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £164,465. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £105,628, while detached properties fetched £289,039.
Merseyside, with an overall average price of £159,469, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Lancashire (£157,818), but was cheaper than Cheshire (£229,496) and Greater Manchester (£178,499). The priciest area within Merseyside was Caldy (£677,969) and the least expensive was Walton (£89,443).
During the last year, sold prices in Merseyside were similar to the previous year and 7% up on 2014 when the average house price was £149,528.