Annual house price growth slowest in nearly four years

  • House prices show second consecutive monthly decline in April
  • Annual house price growth dips to 2.6% - its weakest pace for almost four years

Nationwide's April House Price Index report

House Price Index Headlines Apr 2017 Mar 2017
Monthly Index* 413.5 415.1
Monthly Change* -0.4% -0.3%
Annual Change 2.6% 3.5%
Average Price (not seasonally adjusted) £207,699 £207,308

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