Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Odd time of year for increase in sales…

Property sales hit annual high, says HMRC

"Home sales hit their highest monthly level of the year so far in November, figures from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have shown. There were 85,000 property sales during the month, up from 79,000 in October, it said." Although I guess these figures are based on completions of sales which were probably agreed towards the end of the summer...

Posted by cornishtinmine @ 02:52 PM (1821 views)
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3 thoughts on “Odd time of year for increase in sales…

  • Probably down to the time lag it takes to get a mortgage from inception then to offer and then to completion these days.

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  • This is the BBC jumping on time lagged statistics to paint a rosy picture. Not very responsible or ethical but then this is the BBC.

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  • An opportunity to give us a headline which includes the words, ‘Property’ and ‘High’ in the title.

    Thank you Auntie.

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