Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £74,703. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £116,734, while detached properties fetched £195,944.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £107,976 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£87,550), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£113,923) and Caerphilly (County of) (£128,565). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Cwmtaf (£198,500) and the least expensive was Bedlinog (£56,433).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were similar to the previous year and 3% down on 2007 when the average house price was £111,098.