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V-shaped housing recovery emerges

The housing market has so far seen a V shaped recovery. House purchase mortgage approvals have already recovered to their pre-virus level, while house prices have reversed the dip recorded earlier in the year. But as pent-up demand is expended and the stamp duty cut expires, the market is likely to lose momentum. We expect house price growth to stall in 2021, while mortgage approvals fall below their pre-virus level.

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