Halifax HPI shows increase slowing

Halifax HPI shows increase slowing

Halifax October HPI sees a continued increase in the average house price, albeit a fall back in against the increases seen over the recent months. Key Figures: Average house prices in the 3 months to October 2013 were 1.6% higher than in the previous quarter (May to...
Bank of England Maintains Base Rate

Bank of England Maintains Base Rate

The Bank of England has voted to maintain the official Bank Rate at 0.5%, which is no major surprise after the clear steer being provided by the bank as to their expected timescales for any increase in the base rate. At the same time the committee decided to maintain...