Latest data released by Halifax - 7 December 2020
- Prior +0.3%
- House prices +7.6% y/y
- Prior +7.5%
Slight delay in the release by the source. UK house prices continue to rise as the housing market booms into the year-end, not stopped by renewed lockdown measures. The stamp duty holiday until Q1 next year is the big tailwind here, not to mention lower rates.