UK house prices drop 2.3% in AugustStaff Writer | August 21, 2018
UK house prices dropped 2.3% in August from July, as new sellers launched a 'late summer sale' to try and find a buyer more quickly, according to figures released earlier by Rightmove.
Britain On an annual basis prices were up 1.1%
In the capital, the price of property coming to market was down 3.1% on the month in August, resulting in an annual rate of decrease of 1.2%.
In the South East, prices were down 2.3% on the month and up 0.6% on the year. Excluding those two regions, the rest of the country saw a monthly decline of 1.5%. ■