We take a closer look at Yorkshire & the Humber region as part of our series of property spotlights, focusing on average house prices, the
total number of sales and the size of the market around the country.
These figures are based on the latest data from the Land Registry
House Price Index, which helps to create a picture of the region’s housing
markets. There is no single measure which provides a complete
picture of the market, however below are 20 areas with statistics on the total
value of all property transactions in the past year. This has been
calculated by multiplying the average value of homes by the number of
The district with the largest market is Leeds which saw £1,944m worth of transactions in the year to January 2017.
This was followed by Sheffield with £1,023m worth of sales over the same period.
The district with the highest overall average house price was Harrogate where prices sit at £274,800, which is 20% above the regional average.
The market with the highest number of transactions was Leeds with 11,530 sales occurring during the period.
Where have house prices increased the most?
Here are the five districts with the highest annual capital growth: