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|
|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