Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £180,182. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £125,483 and detached properties averaged at £317,729.
North West, with an overall average price of £187,772, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£186,478), but was more expensive than North East (£159,404) and cheaper than East Midlands (£202,683). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£238,186) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£163,435).
In the past year house prices in North West were 4% up on the year before and 8% up on 2015 when they averaged at £173,139.