Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £174,943. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £122,482 and detached properties averaged at £308,778.
North West, with an overall average price of £181,880, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£182,499), but was more expensive than North East (£157,914) and cheaper than East Midlands (£196,865). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£230,410) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£160,017).
In the past year house prices in North West were 3% up on the year before and 10% up on 2014 when they averaged at £166,094.