Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £175,125. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £122,047 and detached properties averaged at £309,040.
North West, with an overall average price of £181,832, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£182,786), but was more expensive than North East (£157,566) and cheaper than East Midlands (£197,332). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£230,504) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£160,083).
In the past year house prices in North West were 3% up on the year before and 9% up on 2014 when they averaged at £166,091.