UK house prices jump 8.1% in October
UK house prices jump 8.1% in October
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H ouse prices in the United Kingdom increased by 8.1% in October compared to the same month in 2020, according to Halifax's monthly House Price Index report published on Friday. The figure came in above estimates, Baku Tribune reports citing Breaking News. On a monthly basis, housing prices in October rose 0.9%, reaching an average price of £270,027. Compared to the previous quarter, house prices in the UK climbed by 2.3% in the quarter to October. "UK house prices climbed again in October, as the value of the average property grew by 0.9%, an increase of more than £2,500 during the month. With prices rising for a fourth straight month, the annual rate of inflation now sits at 8.1%, its highest level since June," Halifax's managing director Russell Galley noted.
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