House prices in Bucks average £403k and rising
HOUSE prices in Bucks are rising at more than £100 a day.
Across Buckinghamshire, the average price was £403,984 in December 2016, a rise of 11.1% or £40,235 in a year, the equivalent of prices rising £110 a day.
Chiltern district has seen prices rise by 10.2% or £50,980 in a year, or £140 a day, while prices in Wycombe were up 10.8% or £38,125, or £104 per day, and up 13.1% in Aylesbury Vale, that is £38,018 in a year or £104 per day.
Average house prices in the UK increased by 7.2% in the year to December 2016 (up from 6.1% in the year to November 2016), continuing the strong growth seen since the end of 2013.
However, annual growth has been weaker in the second half of 2016 compared with the first half of the year.
The average UK house price was £220,000 in December 2016. This is £15,000 higher than in December 2015 and £3,000 higher than last month.
Growth in the southeast was second highest at 8.5%, followed by London at 7.5%. The lowest annual growth was in the north-east, where prices increased by 4.1% over the year.
House prices in Chiltern district rose by an average of £140 a day in December