Last year most property sales in Merseyside involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £175,824. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £114,043, while detached properties fetched £297,660.
Merseyside, with an overall average price of £167,600, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Lancashire (£167,379), but was cheaper than Cheshire (£251,565) and Greater Manchester (£196,181). The priciest area within Merseyside was Caldy (£686,042) and the least expensive was Walton (£86,350).
During the last year, sold prices in Merseyside were similar to the previous year and 8% up on 2015 when the average house price was £155,345.