Land Registry house price data for November

There were 106,412 residential and commercial land and property sales in England and Wales in November, according to new property price paid data from the Land Registry.

The figures reveal that there were 73,113 freehold properties, along with 13,095 new build properties logged for registration.

In terms of property type, 27,890 of the properties put forward for registration were terraced, 27,093 were semi-detached, 24,767 detached, 19,637 flats/maisonettes, while there were also 7,027 ‘other’ property types.

In total, 30,458 sales took place across England and Wales in November, which is 28.7% of the total sales received for registration in the month.

Property type November 2017 October 2017 September 2017
Detached 24,767 22,849 22,377
Semi-detached 27,093 25,558 24,911
Terraced 27,890 26,394 25,829
Flat/maisonette 19,635 19,048 17,958
Other   7,027   7,159   6,027
Total 106,412 101,008 97,102


Of all the transactions that took place last month, 490 homes were acquired for £1 million-plus, with more than half – 293 – of these transactions taking place in Greater London.

The most expensive residential sale in November was a semi-detached property in the London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea for £13 million.

The cheapest residential sale in November was of a terraced property in Burnley for £15,000.

The most expensive commercial property sale in November was in Solihull, West Midlands, for £73.9 million.

Check out previous data released by the Land Registry to enable you to draw comparisons by clicking here.