The sixth consecutive monthly decline in the Halifax House Price Index in September leaves it significantly more downbeat than the Nationwide figures about near-term momentum in house prices. Given the Halifax more closely resembles what the survey data implies, we suspect the Nationwide data will weaken in the months ahead.
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