15. Aug, 2017

House Prices Movements

The average price of a home in the UK went up by nearly £2,000 to £223,000 in June, according to official figures from the Office of National Statistics.

The biggest change of anywhere in the UK was in Orkney where the average price is 28 per cent higher than a year ago at £148,000.

The average annual rate of increase is running at 4.9 per cent, down from 5 per cent in May, while prices rose 0.8 per cent between May and June.