Halifax House Price Index: House prices on the rise

HalifaxThe latest figures from the Halifax, the UK’s largest mortgage lender, show house prices are on the rise. According to the latest Halifax House Price Index, April saw a 1.1% rise in prices, taking the value of the average home to £166,094. The figures are significantly different than those released by the Nationwide, which indicated prices actually fell by 0.10% in April. The Halifax also revealed house prices rose by 1.3% over the past quarter and by 2% during the last 12 months, ...