Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £82,797. Detached properties sold for an average price of £202,211, while semi-detached properties fetched £119,776.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £115,934 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£99,334), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£125,068) and Caerphilly (County of) (£141,976). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£234,499) and the least expensive was Pentrebach (£67,875).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 5% down on the previous year and 3% up on 2007 when the average house price was £112,202.