Whether you're buying, selling or re-mortgaging a property, information on local House Prices can really help you make the right decisions. This brief guide is designed to enable our visitors to use and understand the house price information available in the Home.co.uk House Prices Directory. We also suggest other locations on the web where further house price information may be sought.
To search our directory of UK house price information, enter a town or postcode location into the box below and click on Search.
House Prices for Home Buyers
If you've found a property for sale that you like, you probably want to know whether it represents good value for money. To help you decide, take a look at the current asking prices summary for the town or postcode of interest. This data is available from the house prices menu page for all UK postcodes and many towns, and will help you compare the property price to others on the market in the given location. For example take a look at the Asking Price Summary for London SE1.
Home Buyers may wish to know whether House Prices are going up or down in the area. Home.co.uk provides house price trend analysis for all UK postcodes and many towns, calculated from sale price data registered with HM Land Registry. For example take a look at the House Price Report for Birmingham.
Note: Due to the way the data is collected, HM Land Registry information is usually delayed by 2-3 months.
Further House Price Information for Home Buyers
MousePrice.com allows you to check whether the property has changed hands recently and what price other comparable and neighbouring properties sold for. You can also obtain instant valuations including historic transaction prices for every house sold in England & Wales at MousePrice.com.
For House Prices in Scotland please see Actual House Sale Prices for Scotland.
House Prices for Home Sellers
Our Asking Price summaries provide vital information for Home Sellers wishing to set the correct asking price. This data is available from the house prices menu page for all UK postcodes and many towns, and will help you compare the property price to others currently on the market in the given location. For example take a look at the Asking Price Summary for London SW1. For more guidance on valuations and other aspects of selling property please see our Home Selling Guide.
Further House Price Information for Home Sellers
If you're putting your house on the market, the MousePrice.com website tells you all the sale prices achieved for comparable properties in your neighbourhood.
Prices for Re-Mortgaging Your Property
UK house prices have risen in many locations over recent years and so it's quite likely that the value of your property will have increased significantly. The current market value of your home or investment directly affects the remortgage deals available to you.
Therefore, before you look for a better deal, it is important that you already have an understanding of what the property is worth. You can get a good overview of house price trends for your area in from our House Prices Directory. For more information on how to remortgage a property and the importance of a current valuation please read our Remortgaging Guide.
Has Your Property Value Increased?
Before you seek professional remortgage advice, it may be helpful to get an instant current valuation for your property. Home.co.uk recommend Automated Valuations at MousePrice.com. You could be pleasantly surprised. You will be shown all property transactions that match your search.