Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £69,952. Detached properties sold for an average price of £189,746, while semi-detached properties fetched £105,000.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £107,426, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Rhondda Cynon Taff (£107,351), but was more expensive than Blaenau Gwent (£84,344) and cheaper than Caerphilly (County of) (£127,206). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£263,000) and the least expensive was Bedlinog (£50,273).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 4% up on the previous year and 3% down on 2007 when the average house price was £111,098.