What has Brexit done to house prices?

The pace of property price inflation in the UK has slowed sharply since the EU Referendum. 14% growth since 2016 compares to 28% – double the rate – in the equivalent time period prior to the vote. London has seen an even more dramatic slowdown.

Rokstone boss: To shut the housing market jeopardises jobs, personal finances and the economy all in one go

The government may be “absolutely determined” to keep the housing market open, but pressure is mounting from various quarters – including the science one – to pull the shutters down again as Covid continues to wreak havoc across the UK. It is possible to do things safely, counters PCL agency MD Becky Fatemi, and avoid the wide-ranging fallout of another closure…