Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £80,912. Detached properties sold for an average price of £204,432, while semi-detached properties fetched £127,520.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £119,064 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£101,661), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£125,875) and Caerphilly (County of) (£141,633). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Pontsticill (£261,000) and the least expensive was Merthyr Vale (£72,060).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were similar to the previous year and 6% up on 2007 when the average house price was £112,202.