Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £73,077. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £111,418, while detached properties fetched £188,927.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £106,469 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£88,641), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£120,259) and Caerphilly (County of) (£130,459). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£235,000) and the least expensive was Gurnos (£64,720).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were similar to the previous year and 5% down on 2007 when the average house price was £111,534.