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HOUSE PRICES CONTINUE TO RISE IN SEPTEMBER

Prices rose by just 0.1% last month, following a 0.8% decline in August, Nationwide said, adding that "buyers appear to have a slightly better hand than sellers at the moment". The average house price now stands at just over £166,757, up from £166,507 a...

House Prices Edge Up According To Land Registry

Wednesday 29th September 2010 House prices in August edged up just 0.3%, according to the Land Registry, suggesting the market may be stronger than otherwise reported. The average house price now stands at £167,423. The Land Registry also reported on its latest...

COUNCIL TAX REVALUATION RULED OUT

There will be no revaluation of council tax bands in England during this Parliament, the government has pledged. It means there will be no rise in local taxes for householders based solely on the increased value of their homes. Every property in England is in one of eight...