House prices soar by £7,000 in past four weeks

House prices have soared by £7,000 in a month as the market bursts back into life. The £6,923 jump in the past four weeks is confirmation that Britain is enjoying a housing boom. The £1,750 weekly uplift puts the price of a typical three-bedroom semi at £252,418, according to ­analysts Rightmove. The biggest leap was recorded in London where new …

Positive Housing Market

At the beginning of the year the property industry delivered its forecast for the housing market, and most of them underestimated the strength of growth. The strengthening housing market has resulted in surveyors now predicting much faster growth than previously expected that is sustainable. The sun is shining and there is definitely a sharp rise in …