Tuesday, June 18, 2013
When will it end? Another report shows price increases
UK house prices increased by 2.6% in the 12 months to April 2013, new data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows. Prices in England increased 2.8% in the period, while Wales witnessed a 6.2% rise, Scotland a 1.2% increase and Northern Ireland a 0.8% rise. The increase in England was driven by a 6% growth in London and a 3.6% increase in the east Midlands.