Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £80,004. Detached properties sold for an average price of £209,056, while semi-detached properties fetched £128,201.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £119,242 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£101,077), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£125,513) and Caerphilly (County of) (£140,426). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£228,600) and the least expensive was Gurnos (£67,917).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 4% down on the previous year and 6% up on 2007 when the average house price was £112,202.