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Release: Index of Private Housing Rental Prices, June to August 2013

Released: 25 September 2013

Contact

Christopher Jenkins

Prices Division

christopher.jenkins@ons.gsi.gov.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)1633 455474

Categories: Economy, Prices, Output and Productivity, Price Indices and Inflation, People and Places, Housing and Households, Housing Market

Frequency of release: Quarterly

Language: English

Geographical coverage: GB

Geographical breakdown: Region

  • In the 12 months to August 2013 private rental prices paid by tenants in Great Britain rose by 1.2%. Private rents in Great Britain excluding London rose by 0.8% during the same period.

  • In the 12 months to August 2013 private rental prices grew by 1.1% in England, 1.3% in Scotland  and 1.3% in Wales.

  • In the 12 months to August 2013 rental prices increased in all the English regions, with rental prices paid increasing the most in London (1.9%) and the South East (1.1%).

The Index of Private Housing Rental Prices (IPHRP) is an experimental price index published quarterly. It tracks the prices paid for renting property from private landlords in Great Britain.
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