September Market Trend Data from Land Registry
The September data shows an annual price increase of 5.3% which takes the average property value in England and Wales to £186,553. Monthly house prices up 1.0% since August 2015.
The regional data indicates that:
- The region with the most significant annual price increase is London with a movement of 9.6%
- London also experienced the greatest monthly rise with a movement of 1.8%
- The North East saw the only annual price decrease with a movement of -0.3%
- The North East also saw the most significant monthly price decrease with a fall of 0.3%
Sales and repossessions during July 2015, the most up-to-date figures available, show that:â€‹
- the number of completed house sales in England & Wales decreased by 4% to 81,696 compared with 84,691 in July 2014
- the number of properties sold in England and Wales for over £1 million decreased by 9% to 1,413 from 1,555 a year earlier
- repossessions in England and Wales decreased by 50% to 471 compared with 943 in July 2014
- the region with the greatest fall in the number of repossession sales was London.
Access the full September report https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/house-price-index-statistical-report
The Price Paid Data includes details of over 93,000 residential property sales in England and Wales lodged for registration in September 2015. The most expensive sale in September 2015 was in Knightsbridge, London SW1 (£17.5 million). The cheapest sale in September 2015 was in Pendle, Lancashire (£12,000).
Access the full dataset https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/price-paid-data