The latest figures from the Land Registry arrived on 20 October. These figures are based on real, exchanged transactions, as opposed to all the other price indicators that are taken further up the transaction chain. As of August 2021, the average house price in the UK is £264,244, and the index stands at 138.59. Property prices have risen by 2.9% compared to the previous month and risen by 10.6% compared to the previous year. That was an increase from 8.5% in the year to July.