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Average house price dipped in March

Average house price dipped in March

The average price of a house in England and Wales fell by 0.6 per cent to £160,372 in March according to new Land Registry figures. However, there were wide regional variations with prices falling by 1.8 per cent in London and 4.1 per cent in Wales, but increasing by 5.6 per cent in the North [...]

May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments More
HMRC: House sales weak in August

HMRC: House sales weak in August

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has today revealed a fall in the number of homes sold in August in the UK. According to HMRC, 78,000 homes worth at least £40,000 or more were sold in the month – 6,000 less than the previous month and 3,000 lower than in August 2010. However, August is traditionally [...]

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HMRC: House sales continue to fall in May

HMRC: House sales continue to fall in May

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has today revealed a further fall in the number of homes sold in May in the UK. According to HMRC, 68,000 homes worth at least £40,000 or more were sold in the month – 2,000 lower than the revised total of April and 3,000 lower when compared with May 2010. [...]

June 21, 2011 | 0 Comments More
HMRC: House sales down in October

HMRC: House sales down in October

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has revealed a slump in the number of homes sold in October in the UK. According to HMRC, 79,000 homes worth at least £40,000 or more were sold in the month, a fall of 11% on an annual basis. While it was 1,000 higher from September’s figure, it is evident [...]

November 24, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Mortgage lending in March increases by 16%

Mortgage lending in March increases by 16%

The latest figures form the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) gives further hope to the call that the property market will soon begin to stabilise after gross mortgage lending increased by 16 percent in March, compared with February to around £11.5bn. It is still down 52% from the 2008 figures, however the sharp increase is [...]

April 22, 2009 | 0 Comments More
NAEA: Property sales up second consecutive month

NAEA: Property sales up second consecutive month

Figures from the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) have revealed that the number of properties changing hands rose slightly in October, for the second consecutive month. The NAEA’s survey found that the average estate agent sold seven properties in October, up from six the previous month. The slight rise is attributed to the fact [...]

November 19, 2008 | 0 Comments More