Accuracy of Halifax House Price Index questioned again as lender reports 5% spike in values

With the recent release from the UK’s biggest mortgage lender, the Halifax, of its latest house price report for May 2005, showing that prices fell by 0.6% last month, and prices falling just 0.1% since the start of the year, the bank said that the market is broadly flat. Nationwide however released its survey last week, showing a 0.3% rise in May.

Halifax: House prices down in February. By Joanne Atkin in Housing 6th March 2012 0. UK house growth weakened slightly in February, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index. On a monthly basis, house prices fell by 0.5% in February following January’s 0.6% increase and continues the.

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Halifax’s House Price Index has come under scrutiny for the second month in a row after posting what some said was a highly questionable 5.2% average annual increase in property values. This suggests values are growing at their fastest rate for two years and follows a 5% annual boost reported by the lender for April.

2. About this statistical bulletin. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) House Price Index (HPI), previously published by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG), is a monthly release that publishes figures for mix-adjusted average house prices and house price indices for the UK, its component countries and regions.

The Halifax House Price Index measures the change in the price of homes and properties financed by Halifax Bank Of Scotland (HBOS), one of the U.K.’s largest mortgage lenders. It is a leading.

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On a quarterly basis, the bank’s House Price Index shows that house prices have risen by 0.7% to stand at an average of 213,930. However, this is down from July’s 1.5% figure and the lowest quarterly rate since December 2014 (0.5%).

Halifax’s latest monthly index shows that house prices increased by 0.5% in March. Martin Ellis, chief economist at Halifax, says: "House prices increased by 0.5% in March, offsetting February’s 0.5% fall. "The picture on a month-to-month basis remains mixed with four rises and four falls in the past eight months.

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