House prices in Barrow have gone up by an average of more than £600 in the month of May, according to figures from the Land Registry.

The latest data from the government department reveals that in May 2022 average house prices in Barrow reached £143,512.

This was up from £142,907 in April, representing a 0.4 per cent increase. In the last 12 months it has risen by 8.4 per cent.

If you are interested in buying or renting a home, you can see the latest properties in and around Barrow-in-Furness here.

How much have house prices increased in Barrow-in-Furness?

Breaking it down for specific types of housing, some prices saw a fall despite the general increase.

  • Detached houses - Down to £252,531 from £252,852 in April
  • Semi-detached houses - Up to £174,158 from £173,847 in April
  • Terraced houses - Up to £121,092 from £120,261 in April
  • Flats - Up to £81,087 from £81,026 in April

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How do Barrow house prices compare to the UK average?

Despite the rise in prices this month, Barrow is still well below the UK average with typical property value in the nations reaching £283,496 in May.

In cash terms, the average house price in May was £32,210 higher than a year earlier with house price growth accelerating to 12.8 per cent in May 2022. Prices were up by 1.2 per cent month on month.

How much could your house be worth?

We have created this map for the North West so you can see the average house price in each neighbourhood since 1995.

Sites like Zoopla can offer an estimate valuation of your house if you input your postcode into their website here.

The above map can demonstrate which areas of Barrow are the most expensive for average house prices.