The dataset includes indexes (2015 = 100), average prices (in GBP), and volume of sales (#). Data are variously seasonally adjusted (SA) or not (NSA). The source reports also average prices and indexes (NSA) by type of building, method of purchase, and type of buyer. For England and Wales, the data begins in January 1995; for Scotland in January 2004; and for Northern Ireland in the first quarter of 2005. Geo coverage includes the whole country (United Kingdom), 17 regions and 423 counties and county-equivalents. Data for Northern Ireland is reported quarterly.
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The series reside in the historical catalog (United Kingdom » Real Estate » House Prices » Land Registry House Price Index), and include, for example:
- HPLTRUM.IGBR = House Price Index: New and existing - Residential - Average price, (GBP, NSA) for whole United Kingdom
- HPLTRAM.IGBR = House Price Index: New and existing - Residential - Average price, (GBP, SA) for whole United Kingdom
- HPINRUM.IGBR_WALS = House Price Index: New - Residential, (Index Jan2015 = 100, NSA) for Wales
- HPLTRDTSUM.IGBR_E07000047 = House Price Index: New and existing - Residential - Semi-detached houses - Average price, (GBP, NSA) for West Devon (Area code: E07000047)
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