London property prices rose 1.6 per cent in August over the past year. Although up from the July pace, it’s lagged a 2014 peak above 20 per cent and is only the second time in 2017 that the annual rate of increase has topped one per cent. Photo: Bloomberg
London property prices rose 1.6 per cent in August over the past year. Although up from the July pace, it’s lagged a 2014 peak above 20 per cent and is only the second time in 2017 that the annual rate of increase has topped one per cent. Photo: Bloomberg

Easing demand for London homes keeps prices in check

London property prices rose 1.6 per cent in August over the past year. Although up from the July pace, it’s lagged a 2014 peak above 20 per cent and is only the second time in 2017 that the annual rate of increase has topped one per cent. Photo: Bloomberg
London property prices rose 1.6 per cent in August over the past year. Although up from the July pace, it’s lagged a 2014 peak above 20 per cent and is only the second time in 2017 that the annual rate of increase has topped one per cent. Photo: Bloomberg
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