Double digit growth rates in London, Cambridge, and Bristol wiped out amid uncertainty surrounding Brexit.
On an annual basis, this price rise stood at 2.3%.
In contrast, Londoners take the most time to save a 15% deposit for a 3-bed house.
The increase in rent expectations comes as the number of new houses put up on rent declined.
It's time to recognise the essential role SME property businesses play in a healthy housing market.
One in four properties in England and Wales off-limits to prospective buyers.
Prices rose 2%, giving UK houses an average price tag of £306,231 in February, according to Rightmove.
Rics survey suggests rents could see a cumulative increase of over 25% in the next 5 years.
Total number of new homes registered in 2016 fell year-on-year by a marginal 2% to 151,687.
Construction contractor expects to deliver 2,200 completed homes by the end of June.
Estate agent Savills said London and south east property accounts for biggest chunk of housing wealth.
NAO overview of housing market shows average shortage of 61,000 homes a year.
Rics survey shows rent and price pressures spreading from expensive parts of the housing market.
Land Registry data shows house prices in London holding up as housing supply shortage continues.
Average price for a first home in the UK crosses £200,000-mark for the first time.
'Affordability ceiling' sees rent growth slow in expensive markets such as London.
House price index for December shows strengthening growth in property values.
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Office for National Statistics said London commuter town Basildon saw house prices rise by nearly a fifth.
Rics survey in November 2016 shows rising demand putting pressure on house prices as supply stalls.
Halifax house price index for November shows increase in annual growth rate to 6%.
Rents set to rise in 2017 as landlords pass down cost of tax increases to tenants, says Kent Reliance report.
Knight Frank says London will be the only region of the UK to see house prices fall in 2017.
Robert Gardner, Nationwide's chief economist, says demand improving despite weaker economic outlook.
Higher stamp duty and an end to tax relief for mortgage interest costs; being a landlord is getting expense.
Analysis of Land Registry data reveals scale of drop in home sales linked to 2014 stamp duty reforms.
Hometrack says in UK Cities Index for October 2016 that 'impetus for house price growth shifting north'.
The estate agent is hit by a combination of Brexit, stamp duty changes and a ban on upfront fees to tenants.