Last year most property sales in North East involved semi-detached properties which sold for on average £150,693. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £121,533, while detached properties fetched £267,276.
North East, with an overall average price of £164,046 was cheaper than nearby North West (£191,483), Yorkshire and the Humber (£190,116) and East Midlands (£209,896). The priciest area within North East was Northumberland (£198,868) and the least expensive was County Durham (£144,672).
During the last year, sold prices in North East were similar to the previous year and 6% up on 2015 when the average house price was £154,848.