Average UK and London house prices hit record highs in September

The average UK house price reached a record high of £245,000 in September, after jumping by 4.7% over the year, according to Office for National Statistics figures (Andrew Matthews/PA)
The average UK house price reached a record high of £245,000 in September, after jumping by 4.7% over the year, according to Office for National Statistics figures (Andrew Matthews/PA)