Rightmoves Latest Release On House Prices
The latest House Price Index Report published by Rightmove was released today, giving a picture of house prices and activity over the last month.
Here are a few main points from the report, including a link to the full version
- Price growth in the lower and middle sectors of the market are set to continue in 2018. Rightmove forecast an average growth of 3% for a typical first-time buyer property and an average growth of 2% for a second-stepper property
- Top of the ladder properties, predominantly influenced by ongoing re-adjustments in London and its commuter-belt, predict to fall by an average of 2%
- 2017 finished up with an annual rate of +1.2%, with December seeing a seasonable price fall of 2.6% (-£8,8,178) in t he price of property coming to the market