December House Price Index report

House prices rise by a modest 2.6% in 2017

  • UK annual house price growth ended 2017 at 2.6%, compared with 4.5% in 2016.
  • London weakest performing region, with house prices down 0.5% year-on-year.
  • Significant differences in regional affordability, but saving for a deposit remains challenging for most.

House Price Index Headlines December 2017 November 2017
Monthly Index* 423.6 421.2
Monthly Change* 0.6% 0.1%
Annual Change 2.6% 2.5%
Average Price (not seasonally adjusted) £211,156 £209,988

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

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