Housing & mortgage round up: House prices creep up, house sales rise but mortgage approvals slump

Housing & mortgage round upWe knew the absence of house price surveys wouldn’t last long and this week sees the Land Registry release their latest house price data, whilst we also get figures showing mortgage approvals have slumped, despite a rise in the number of house sales during the first half of the year. Land Registry: House prices creep up in May The latest figures from the Land Registry show that house prices rose by just 0.1% in June compared to ...