Highlights from the January 2021 property report:-
- House prices annual change percentage – December 2020 data
South West leads the way with an impressive 10.9% gain when compared to last year. All other Counties have shown an increase for the second month running.
- House prices annual change percentage – two year comparison (November 2020/19/18 data)
Leicestershire shows the most combined growth of 14.9%. Closely followed by Derbyshire and Rutland of 14.1%.
- Sales trend Q4 2020 sales comparison by County
Counties were on average 20.1% up on last quarter but a staggering 65.9% down on Q4 2019. This shows that the housing market is slowly starting to recover from the first pandemic lockdown.
- Mortgage lenders – market share 2019
59.6% of all mortgage lending in the UK goes through the top five providers