Martin Ellis

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Almost every gauge of British house prices is showing a slowdown. Photograph: iStock

UK house prices grew at their slowest pace in four years in June, adding to signs that the property market is cooling. Prices grew 2.6 per cent compa(...)

“The three-and-a-half times income ceiling on mortgages means that as house prices go up, the cohort of households that can meet that condition shrinks.” Photograph: Getty Images

After a sustained period of price growth, the UK housing market appears to be in slowdown mode. Leading indices from Halifax and Nationwide recorded p(...)

Property adverts in the window of an estate agents in London. UK property lender Halifax said it was too early to tell how much Brexit had dampened the housing market. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters

UK house prices had their biggest fall in five months following Britain’s decision to quit the European Union, although it’s still too early to tell h(...)

Annual house price growth accelerated to a 10-month high in February, Nationwide Building Society has reported. The average UK house price stood at (...)

British house prices showed their biggest rise in three months in January and one measure of affordability deteriorated to its weakest since the finan(...)