Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £175,167. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £122,745 and detached properties averaged at £307,477.
North West, with an overall average price of £181,862, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£182,626), but was more expensive than North East (£158,038) and cheaper than East Midlands (£196,921). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£231,158) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£160,390).
In the past year house prices in North West were 4% up on the year before and 9% up on 2014 when they averaged at £166,090.