Are house prices rising too fast?

House prices in the capital have increased dramatically more than predicted at the start of the year. So are we heading for another bubble? Our resident property expert Kate Faulkner is here to explain what's happening.

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Fears for new house price bubble

The property website Rightmove has tripled its original prediction for house price growth for this year to 6%, amid fears that the capital is heading for a bubble. Asking prices in London are up 8.2% on a year ago