Last year most property sales in Merseyside involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £174,244. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £111,898, while detached properties fetched £300,052.
Merseyside, with an overall average price of £168,524, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Lancashire (£166,493), but was cheaper than Cheshire (£249,858) and Greater Manchester (£192,290). The priciest area within Merseyside was Caldy (£633,676) and the least expensive was Walton (£89,229).
During the last year, sold prices in Merseyside were 4% up on the previous year and 8% up on 2015 when the average house price was £155,397.