Latest mortgage news - London House Prices

12 Dec 2016

City house price growth expected to slow to 4% in 2017, says Hometrack

Projections from Hometrack is to expect above average house price growth from regional cities to offset lower price growth in London.

07 Dec 2016

House price rise has changed first time buyer affordability across the UK

There are striking differences in affordability for first time buyers across the UK as rapid house price rise makes it harder to borrow.

15 Nov 2016

New build house price growth remains higher than existing homes

Figures from the ONS show the growth in houses prices over the year for new builds is more than double that of existing homes.

18 Oct 2016

UK house prices are stable as homes sales fall by third over the year

House prices in the UK are up over the year and remain stable as the number of sales completed have dropped by up to a third.

21 Sep 2016

Luxury London property prices to fall 9% in the next year

Prices for luxury homes in London are expected to fall by 9% in a year due to stamp duty tax and EU referendum, says Savills.

13 Sep 2016

House price growth in London boroughs remain strong but slowing, says ONS

Many London boroughs continue to see house price growth in double figures although the average rate is slowing.

07 Sep 2016

Parents will pay £53,000 more for a home to live near a top school

The average price of £366,744 for properties closest to the UK’s top thirty schools is £53,426 more than the average for the country.

07 Sep 2016

Homeowners optimistic they can own their long-term family home

The latest report from Lloyds shows homeowners are now more optimistic that they will own their long-term home in two more moves.

26 Aug 2016

House prices growth is fastest in Northern cities as London slows down

The UK cities house price index from Hometrack shows growth in the north is taking the lead as London trails after Brexit uncertainty.

16 Aug 2016

London house price growth slows sharply for the month to June

Uncertainty with the EU Referendum has seen London house prices stall increasing by 0.2% for the month to June down from 1.5%, says ONS

23 Jul 2016

Least affordable homes for first time buyers are located in London

For first time buyers the top ten least affordable homes are all located in London with the highest deposits paid, says the Halifax.

19 Jul 2016

New-build house prices rise at double the rate of UK average, says ONS

House prices for new-build properties have risen by 17.9% for the year, double the rate of existing with highest growth in the South East.

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