Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £70,260. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £108,969, while detached properties fetched £189,383.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £104,608 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£86,493), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£109,957) and Caerphilly (County of) (£129,343). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£208,750) and the least expensive was Bedlinog (£52,133).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 4% down on the previous year and 6% down on 2007 when the average house price was £111,098.