Latest mortgage news - London House Prices

16 Apr 2014

Property market prices increasing with sales at highest levels for six years

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) have reported UK house prices are up 9.1% in the last year to February 2014.

11 Apr 2014

London mortgage debt grows as the city’s price rise extends around the capital

Mortgage debt in central London now exceeds that of Wales and the rest of the capital is now seeing faster house price rises.

05 Apr 2014

House prices fall back 1.1% in March but remain higher over the year

According to the Halifax UK house prices have risen 8.7% in the last year but month on month fallen by 1.1% suggesting a slowdown.

08 Mar 2014

More households in UK regions have negative equity than London

Almost half a million households in the UK struggle with negative equity with the greatest number in the regions rather than London.

06 Mar 2014

Help to Buy driving up house prices with 2.4% rise last month

Mortgage lender Halifax reports a 2.4% rise in house prices for February with pressure on the government to cancel Help to Buy scheme.

18 Feb 2014

Average UK house price at £250,000 will increase stamp duty cost

The Office of National Statistics (ONS) has confirmed that the average house prices will bring higher stamp duty to thousands.

06 Feb 2014

London house price rise fuelled by wealthy foreign buyers

According to economic forecasters wealthy foreign buyers are responsible for the high demand for luxury property in London.

03 Feb 2014

Housing boom risks house price bubble

Rightmove, stated that record numbers of houses are being put on the market for sale with near-frenzied buying sending asking prices to record levels.

14 Jan 2014

Vast Regional Differences in house prices as London surges ahead, says ONS

The Office for National Statistics stated that the London property market had seen price rises of 11.6% in November 2013.

03 Jan 2014

House prices rise by 8.4% in 2013 according to the Nationwide

UK house prices rose in 2013 fuelled by first time buyer demand, say Nationwide, raising the average house price to £176,500.

31 Dec 2013

London house prices increase by 10% says Land Registry

Property prices in London have increased by 10.6% in the last year significantly above other regions in the UK.

28 Nov 2013

Mortgages and house prices fall in October

The number of loans approved by banks has reduced along with an unexpected fall in house prices for the month.

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