Last year most property sales in North East involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £147,209. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £117,362, while detached properties fetched £263,533.
North East, with an overall average price of £158,938 was cheaper than nearby North West (£184,966), Yorkshire and the Humber (£184,526) and East Midlands (£199,914). The priciest area within North East was Northumberland (£194,183) and the least expensive was County Durham (£140,612).
During the last year, sold prices in North East were similar to the previous year and 6% up on 2014 when the average house price was £149,966.