House prices: Gap in London and rest of UK 'widest ever'

The gap in house prices in London and the rest of the UK is the widest it's ever been, reports ITV's Business Editor Joel Hills.


Gap between house prices in London and rest of the UK is widest it’s ever been, both in cash and percentage terms.


See the chart below for a national breakdown.


House prices in London now 30% higher than pre-financial crisis peak, but not everywhere.



Housing prices: National average up 11.8%

House prices lifted by 11.8% year-on-year across the UK in June to reach another new all-time high of £188,903 typically, Nationwide has reported.