House prices rose by 5.5% in the year to December

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UK House prices grew 5.5% in the year to December, up from 5.4% last month http://t.co/GHd6tRacQj #inflation

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House prices grew 5.7% in England, 4.8% in Wales, 0.5% in Scotland & 4.8% in N.Ireland http://t.co/vNlZU0qtOI #inflation

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Consumer Price Index inflation falls to 1.9%

The rate of Consumer Price Index inflation fell to 1.9% in January from 2% in December, official figures showed today. The headline rate of Retail Price Index inflation rose to 2.8% from 2.7% the month before, the Office for National Statistics said.