Average UK house price hits record high after £15,000 leap during lockdowns

Houses in Dover, Kent. House prices hit a record high of £254,606 on average in March after jumping by 1.1% month-on-month, according to Halifax (Gareth Fuller/PA)
Houses in Dover, Kent. House prices hit a record high of £254,606 on average in March after jumping by 1.1% month-on-month, according to Halifax (Gareth Fuller/PA)