North east England best performing region

North east England best performing region
North east England was the best-performing region with values climbing by 3.3% in the first six months of the year

House prices grow 3.3% in North East

North east England was the best-performing region in the UK, according to the latest research from Zoopla.

In the first six months of the year values in the north east have climbed an impressive 3.3%, adding on average £6,000 to the value of a home.

House prices drop 2.51% in South West

The impressive gains in the north east are in stark contrast to the South West of England where home values have fallen 2.51% so far this year, knocking an average of £7,716 of a typical home in the region.

Barrow-in-Furness – best performing town

Barrow-in-Furness in Cumbria has come out as the best performing town in the UK with a massive 6.75% increase in home prices since the start of 2018. This equates to an average house price increase of £8,765 in just six months.

Regional value changes since Jan 2018

Region Jan value July value % change
North East England £182321 £188351 +3.31%
Wales £187587 £190210 +1.40%
London £660190 £665132 +0.75%
West Midlands £224859 £225592 +0.33%
South East England £406066 £406206 +0.03%
East of England £356572 £354972 -0.45%
Scotland £189102 £187890 -0.64%
North West England £194779 £192614 -1.11%
East Midlands £215480 £212847 -1.22%
Yorkshire and The Humber £178805 £175022 -2.12%
South West England £307839 £300123 -2.51%

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