Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £76,089. Detached properties sold for an average price of £212,841, while semi-detached properties fetched £124,148.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £119,131, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Rhondda Cynon Taff (£120,646), but was more expensive than Blaenau Gwent (£95,316) and cheaper than Caerphilly (County of) (£134,753). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£180,000) and the least expensive was Aberfan (£66,583).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 5% up on the previous year and 6% up on 2007 when the average house price was £112,149.