Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £77,041. Detached properties sold for an average price of £213,520, while semi-detached properties fetched £127,044.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £121,819, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Rhondda Cynon Taff (£120,711), but was more expensive than Blaenau Gwent (£95,698) and cheaper than Caerphilly (County of) (£134,259). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£180,000) and the least expensive was Gurnos (£62,473).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 7% up on the previous year and 9% up on 2007 when the average house price was £112,149.