Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £178,058. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £124,044 and detached properties averaged at £313,225.
North West, with an overall average price of £184,966, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£184,526), but was more expensive than North East (£158,938) and cheaper than East Midlands (£199,914). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£233,768) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£162,224).
In the past year house prices in North West were 4% up on the year before and 11% up on 2014 when they averaged at £166,116.