The average asking price for houses and apartments in the UK in May amounted to 239 thousand pounds (? 274 thousand). The last time such a fixed cost of housing analysts in June 2008.
According to the portal for real estate Rightmove, compared with the previous month, prices rose by 1,7%. The number of new revenue declined from 29 thousand to 20 thousand a week, reports RTT News.
Meanwhile, analysts of the National Society of Great Britain builders have a different opinion about the prices of houses and apartments. According to them, in May of real estate in the country fell by 0.2%.
Specialists Halifax also recorded the decline in home prices - at 1.4% compared with April 2011.