The housing market cools, but for how long?
Mortgage chiefs say gross lending growth slowed in June amid stricter rules and rising prices, but analysts think the effect could be temporary
Halifax: UK house prices show little sign of slowing down
House prices fell 0.6pc in June, according to building society's figures, but wider trends show fastest increases since the financial crisis
Average London house price to hit £500k next year - CityAM
The average house in London is likely to cost about £500,000 in just a year’s time, according to a forecast
House price growth at four-year high
House prices in England and Wales were 6.7% higher in April than a year earlier, the fastest pace of growth in four years, Land Registry figures show.
What's driving UK house prices?
An explanation for rising U.K. house prices is that they are driven by a lack of supply. However, the number of houses rose by 0.6% in 2012-the same as the rise in the population. If there was a shortage of housing, one would expect to see rents rising. They're not.