Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £180,870. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £126,173 and detached properties averaged at £319,296.
North West, with an overall average price of £188,686, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£187,017), but was more expensive than North East (£160,724) and cheaper than East Midlands (£203,868). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£240,480) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£164,557).
In the past year house prices in North West were 4% up on the year before and 9% up on 2015 when they averaged at £173,141.