Autumn house sales lift asking prices near record - study
House-sellers' asking prices sat just below record levels in October as the autumn market gathered pace, a property website has reported.
The average price tag on a property coming to market across England and Wales is £309,122, marking an increase of 0.9% or £2,623 compared with September, Rightmove reported.
The website said it is currently a "sellers' market" in Wales and northern England, while in southern England it is buyers who hold the upper hand.
The average asking price across England and Wales is now just £1,349 below a record high reached in June.
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