Britons are more positive about selling their properties, suggesting supply may increase as higher prices entice homeowners to the market.
U.K. stocks closed little changed, paring earlier gains after the Bank of England left its key interest rate at a record low.
The Bank of England kept its key interest rate at a record low today as policy makers try to gauge the amount of spare capacity in the economy.
U.K. house-price growth accelerated in March and a shortage of homes for sale will put further upward pressure on values, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
U.K. house-price growth cooled in February as pent-up demand from potential buyers previously shut out of the market eased, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
U.K. house prices soared the most in almost two years in February to a record as demand for homes rose and London continued to power growth, Acadata said.
U.K. house-price growth eased in January, according to an index by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, which said a shortage of properties for sale will continues to support values.
The pound fell to a three-week low versus the dollar after a gauge of U.K. house prices declined in December, fueling speculation the economic recovery is losing momentum.
Following is a summary of the September housing market survey from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in London:
Following is the table by category of the September housing market survey from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in London: