Halifax House Price Index: Large rise in January, but “constraints” on prices loom

HalifaxThe latest figures from the Halifax, show house prices rose by 1.1% in January and are 7.3% higher than the same time last year. Are you looking for mortgage advice?...

Nationwide House Price Index: Prices rise, whilst life gets easier for first time buyers?

Nationwide Building SocietyHouse prices continued to rise in January according to the UK’s largest building society. The latest figures from the Nationwide show house prices rose by 0.70% in January and are up 8.8% on the same time last year, taking the value of the average home in the UK to £176,491. Are you looking for ...

Halifax House Price Index: House prices rocket by over 6%

HalifaxHouse prices have risen sharply over the past year according to the UK’s largest mortgage lender. The latest figures from the Halifax, show house prices have risen by 6.2% over the past year, taking the average cost of a home in the UK to £170,733. Despite the sharp rise over the past 12 months, the Halifax’s figures show an increase of just 0.2% in September. New housing bubble?...

Nationwide House Price Index: House prices rise sharply

Nationwide Building SocietyHouse prices continue to rise according to the UK’s largest building society. Spurred on by the Government’s Funding for Lending and Help to Buy schemes, the rate of growth in house prices has risen sharply over the past few months and today’s figures from the Nationwide confirm the trend is continuing. The figures show house prices in the UK rose by 0.6% in August and were 3.5% higher than this time last year, taking the value of the average home to £170,514....