London house prices soar by 18.5%

Press Association
London house prices increased at their fastest annual rate in more than 11 years in May, Land Registry figures show
London house prices increased at their fastest annual rate in more than 11 years in May, Land Registry figures show

%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%London house prices increased at their fastest annual rate in more than 11 years in May, Land Registry figures show.

An 18.5% year-on-year upswing, which was almost triple the size of the annual increase seen across the country, pushed average property values in the English capital to £439,719.