Sunday February 23, 2020

Slowdown in British house price growth

Lender says too early to determine Brexit effect on market

7th July, 2016
British house prices up 1.3 per cent in June Pic: Getty

British house price growth showed signs of easing in the run-up to Britain’s European Union referendum,according to figures from lender Halifax.

Prices gained 1.2 per cent in the three months to June, down from 1.5 per cent in the same period to May, the mortgage lender said in a statement.

Values climbed 1.3 per cent in June and were up 8.7 per cent from a year earlier, to an average of £216,823.

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