30.04.2013 - UK: House price rise disguises regional differences
House prices in England and Wales increased by 0.1% in March, according to the latest Land Registry report, but the headline figure disguised a mixed pattern of rises and falls around the regions. London continued to record the strongest growth, with prices rising by 2.5% in March alone. The annual rate of price growth in the capital hit 9.6% and the average price reached 374,568. In contrast, prices in Middlesbrough fell by 5.1% in March and were down 16.5% year-on-year to an average of 69,049...............................................Full Article: Source
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