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Index of house price changes

House prices increased by 5.0% in the year to December 2017, according to figures published by the ONS. The main contribution to the increase came from England, where house prices increased by 5.0%. By December 2017 the average price in England stood at £244,000. Wales and Scotland saw prices rise by 5.4% and 7.7% respectively.

Changes in house prices

Rental price changes

Previous report for November 2017

House prices increased by 5.1% in the year to November 2017, according to figures published by the ONS. The main contribution to the increase came from England, where house prices increased by 5.3%. By November 2017 the average price in England stood at £243,000. Wales and Scotland saw prices rise by 4.5% and 3.6% respectively.

See Housing market