Most of the sales in North West over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £173,902. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £122,213 and detached properties averaged at £305,316.
North West, with an overall average price of £179,427, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Yorkshire and the Humber (£180,009), but was more expensive than North East (£156,367) and cheaper than East Midlands (£193,132). The most expensive area within North West was Cheshire (£229,496) and the cheapest was Lancashire (£157,818).
In the past year house prices in North West were 3% up on the year before and 8% up on 2014 when they averaged at £166,092.