Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £72,731. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £113,432, while detached properties fetched £186,913.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £105,880 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£88,411), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£112,316) and Caerphilly (County of) (£131,450). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Cwmtaf (£198,500) and the least expensive was Bedlinog (£57,156).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 3% down on the previous year and 5% down on 2007 when the average house price was £111,098.