Site last updated on
Housing Market 07
Housing market: Links
Links to websites with UK house price index information
RICS Oct 2007
RICS UK housing market survey, Oct 2007
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) house price balance declined at the fastest pace since July 2005 but limited supply is still propping up the market, says October 2007 RICSвЂ™ UK housing market survey. Surveyors reported that house price growth remained negative for the third month in succession. 22.2 per cent more chartered surveyors reported a fall than a rise in house prices, down f...
Chestertons Sept 2007
ChestertonвЂ™s September Meta-Index ChestertonвЂ™s September Meta-Index, compiled by the cebr, aligns and weights the following leading indicators, taking into account their timeliness, accuracy, relevance for each region, relevance for type of property, availability, statistical methods used: Communities and Local Government House Price Index The Land Registry House Price Index Financial Times House Price Index Halifax House Price Index Nat...
Land Registry HPI June 2007
Land Registry house price index (HPI) for June 2007 (released 27 July 2007)
Headline statistics House price change in England and Wales remained positive for residential property transactions that completed in June 2007. The 0.4 per cent rate of monthly increase is slightly less than the previous month. The change raises the monthвЂ™s average house price to ВЈ181,039. The annual change in house price is 9.1 per cent. There ...
B Midshires BTL June 07
14.07.07 Buy to let returns 13 per cent over past year New research from Birmingham Midshires shows that the average total return for a buy to let (BTL) investor was 13.0 per cent over the past year to June 2007 (exclusive of fees and mortgage interest costs). This is up slightly from a total return of 11.9 per cent for the year to June 2006. Buy to let house price of ВЈ141,776 The price of the typical BTL property in the ...
DCLG HPI Apr 07
11.06.07 House price index for April 2007 The Department for Communities and Local Government has released the house price index for April 2007. * The mix-adjusted average house price in the UK in April 2007 stood at ВЈ209,454, up from ВЈ206,890 in March 2007 (not seasonally adjusted). * UK annual house price inflation in April 2007 was 11.3 per cent, up from 10.9 per cent in March 2007. Annual house price inflation in London was 14.0 per ce...
Land Registry HPI Feb 07
28.03.07 Land Registry House Price Index Feb 2007 February data shows a further house price gain, with an annual increase of 8.5 per cent. The monthly change in house prices of 1.0 per cent raises the average house price to ВЈ177,099 in February 2007. The data for this month shows the highest annual increase in almost two years. The last time annual growth was above the current level was in April 2005. A year ago, in February 2006, the annual ...
Hometrack March 07
26.03.07 London market becoming disconnected The latest national housing survey from Hometrack, the housing information business, shows that the headline rate of house price growth continues to accelerate. Average prices grew by 0.8 per cent in March up from 0.7 per cent the previous month. The year on year rate of growth now stands at 6.7 per cent, compared to just 0.1 per cent the same time a year ago. This is the highest year on year rate of grow...
Waves of relief
08.03.07 No interest rate increase brings waves of relief The news that the Bank of EnglandвЂ™s monetary policy committee (MPC) to hold interest rates at 5.25 per cent has been welcomed across the housing industry. Nicholas Leeming, director of propertyfinder.com, said: вЂњConfidence in the outlook for house prices has begun to slip. We think enough has been done to slow the housing market and that a cooler picture will emerge over the coming mon...
Assetz Jan 07
18.01.07 Seasonal slowdown is minimal The Assetz house price watch, which uses the six major UK house price indices, shows that the average rate of growth in December was 9.8 per cent, up from 9.6 per cent in November. The average price of a home in December was ВЈ197,865, down from ВЈ198,147 in November. Although Christmas is traditionally a time of considerable slow down in the housing market as demand from buyers drops and sellers are...