Annual house price growth softened in September

  • House prices increased by 0.3% in September
  • Annual house price growth slowed to 5.3%, from 5.6% in August

Nationwide's September House Price Index report

House Price Index Headlines Sep 2016 Aug 2016
Monthly Index* 410.5 409.1
Monthly Change* 0.3% 0.6%
Annual Change 5.3% 5.6%
Average Price (not seasonally adjusted) £206,015 £206,145

*Seasonally adjusted figure (note that monthly % changes are revised when seasonal adjustment factors are re-estimated)