Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £181,887. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £126,936 and detached properties averaged at £320,524.
North West, with an overall average price of £190,259, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£188,031), but was more expensive than North East (£162,339) and cheaper than East Midlands (£205,270). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£242,047) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£166,111).
In the past year house prices in North West were 4% up on the year before and 10% up on 2015 when they averaged at £173,109.