Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £74,758. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £115,523, while detached properties fetched £186,877.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £106,945 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£86,155), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£117,570) and Caerphilly (County of) (£129,557). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£235,000) and the least expensive was Dowlais (£66,236).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were similar to the previous year and 4% down on 2007 when the average house price was £111,196.