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April house price rise pushes market close to 2007 peak - Land Registry

Mortgage Solutions | 01 Jun 2015

House prices in England and Wales approached the November 2007 peak with an annual increase in April of 5.1% taking the average price to £179,817, Land Registry figures show.


UK cities still behind house price peaks

House prices in 11 major UK cities are yet to recover to their pre-crash levels, the Hometrack house price index has shown.

Mortgage Solutions | 22 May 2015

ONS: Scotland leads house price surge

UK house prices increased by 9.6% in the year to March 2015, up from 7.4% in the year to February 2015, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Mortgage Solutions | 19 May 2015

Other House prices articles

Terraced houses

Asking prices hit by ‘unseasonal' fall

Asking prices during May fell for the first time in five years, with the market pausing ahead of the general election.

Mortgage Solutions | 18 May 2015

Supply and demand dynamics hold house prices steady

Consistent tension between improving demand for homes and lack of supply of homes for sale kept house price inflation steady at 2.2% in the three months to April.

Mortgage Solutions | 08 May 2015

Just 43 homes in London affordable for first-time buying families

More than 80% of properties on the market are out of the price range for families looking to purchase their first home, research from Shelter reveals.

Mortgage Solutions | 29 Apr 2015

April 1% monthly house price rise highest since June 2014

The cost of a typical UK home edged up by just 1% in April but was the largest monthly increase seen since June 2014, Nationwide's index revealed.

Mortgage Solutions | 29 Apr 2015

Brits' overconsumption of housing stock is clogging up supply - CML

Brits are exacerbating the problem of housing supply shortage by overconsuming existing stock, according to the chairman of the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) Moray McDonald and leading housing economist Dame Kate Barker.

Mortgage Solutions | 20 Apr 2015

Housing market ‘slowest since 2013’

The housing market lull has continued in March, with the market described as the slowest since 2013.

Mortgage Solutions | 17 Apr 2015

House prices forecast to grow 1.5%

House prices in the UK are expected to rise by 1.5% during 2015, the Centre for Economics and Business Research has predicted.

Mortgage Solutions | 13 Apr 2015

House prices grow 8.1% year-on-year

House prices in March were 8.1% higher than at the same point a year ago, figures from Halifax have shown.

Mortgage Solutions | 09 Apr 2015

High street estate agents overvaluing ‘on purpose’

UK sellers are listing properties at significantly higher prices than the actual sale price achieved, according to online estate agent emoov.co.uk.

Mortgage Solutions | 08 Apr 2015

Home affordability in UK cities deteriorates to 2009 levels

The past year has seen a deterioration in house price affordability in UK cities so much that average affordability is back at 2009 levels.

Mortgage Solutions | 27 Mar 2015

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