Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £178,474. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £124,297 and detached properties averaged at £314,439.
North West, with an overall average price of £185,542, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£185,457), but was more expensive than North East (£158,875) and cheaper than East Midlands (£201,033). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£235,623) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£162,526).
In the past year house prices in North West were 3% up on the year before and 12% up on 2014 when they averaged at £166,120.