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UK home price rise quickens at fastest pace in seven years

London leads recovery spreading across the country

Boom time: Demand for housing in the UK increased the fastest in two years in February as property listings rose 11.2 per cent, the biggest supply increase since June 2007. - PHOTO: BLOOMBERG

[LONDON] UK house-price growth accelerated in February to the fastest in seven years as London led a recovery that's spreading across the country.

Prices in England and Wales rose 0.7 per cent from the previous month - the most since April 2007 - with values in London up 1.1 per cent,...

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