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?...

Land Registry House Price Index: More evidence of rising house prices

Land Registry House Price IndexFigures released today by the Land Registry have provided more evidence that house prices are continuing to rise in most parts of the UK. According to the Land Registry data, house prices rose by 1% in June, taking the value of the average home to £164,098. Are you looking for mortgage advice?...

Land Registry House Price Index: House prices continue to rise slowly

Land Registry House Price IndexLatest figures from the Land Registry show house prices continue to show only modest growth. The Land Registry, which boasts of being the “most accurate independent house price index available”, has revealed house prices rose by 0.4% in April. The year on year figure showed a small rise of 0.7%, significantly lower than the rate of inflation and lower than the other two main house price surveys from the Nationwide and the Halifax. According to the Land ...

Nationwide House Price Index: Small house price rise in May

Nationwide Building SocietyThe Nationwide has reported a small rise in house prices during May and also over the past 12 months. According to the Nationwide’s House Price Index, the value of the average home rose by 0.4% in May and was up 1.1% on the same time last year. The UK’s largest building society also revealed the average house price in the UK now stands at £167,912; higher than the other two major house price surveys from the Halifax and the Land ...