Last year most property sales in North East involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £149,041. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £119,085, while detached properties fetched £265,526.
North East, with an overall average price of £162,339 was cheaper than nearby North West (£190,259), Yorkshire and the Humber (£188,031) and East Midlands (£205,270). The priciest area within North East was Northumberland (£195,050) and the least expensive was County Durham (£143,833).
During the last year, sold prices in North East were similar to the previous year and 5% up on 2015 when the average house price was £154,851.