Land Registry House Price Index: Prices rise slightly, but don’t get too excited!

Land Registry House Price Index: Prices rise slightly, but don’t get too excited!The latest Land Registry House Price Index shows a small rise in house prices over the past month. According to the monthly survey, house prices rose by 0.3% in November, taking the annual rise, after falls in previous months, to 0.9%. The small rise takes the average house price to £161,490....

Housing: House prices rise in May

The latest house prices survey, this time from the Land Registry, has shown that house prices rose in May by 0.5%. May’s increase takes the annual rise to 0.4% according to the Land Registry, which is often seen as the most accurate of all house price surveys. The average home in England & Wales is now worth £161,677. Regional differences The latest figures from the Land Registry reveal marked regional differences with London seeing a sharp rise in house prices over the past year, whilst six areas saw falls. The table (below) shows how your region fared during the past year. Region Annual ...