U.K. house price growth stays subdued as Brexit woes persist

 · UK house prices will continue to rise in 2017 but at a much slower rate, according to research from the Halifax. Britain’s biggest mortgage lender said annual house price growth would be running at between 1% and 4% by the end of the year.

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have had a slowdown since the brexit vote causing uncertainty. it could be that there isn’t an enormous amount left for the u.k. economy. they do have to start moving back even if they have the brexit uncertainty and even as they are reducing the potential growth rate. alix: the bank of england raises rates 25 basis points. the long-term neutral rate on the high-end is going to be 3%. on the next three years.

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Labour Says Customs Union Only Option for May to Deliver BrexitJeremy Corbyn Is Playing a Strong Hand Well: Therese RaphaelU.K. House Price Growth Stays Subdued as Brexit Woes Persist (1)–With assistance from Jessica Shankleman and Tim Ross. To contact the reporter on this story: robert hutton in London at rhutton1@bloomberg.net

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Annual UK house price growth in March was 2.1pc, down from 2.2pc in February.. The U.K. annual house price growth was steady at 2.1 percent in March while London was the weakest performing region with house prices down 1 percent year-on-year, according to Nationwide House Price Index.. On the month, house prices fell 0.2% and although this was better than the 0.4% decline seen the month before.

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