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2011-08-19 02:00:00

LONDON, August 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- -According to Zoopla.co.uk, 2 in 5 properties on the market today have had their price lowered at least once; the average price reduction by sellers is over GBP18,500- More current sellers have reduced the asking price of their home than at any time in the last year, according to property website Zoopla.co.uk. Two in five (38.6%) of all properties currently for sale in Britain have had their asking prices reduced at least once since...

2011-03-21 07:19:00

LONDON, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rightmove House Price Index for March 2011 was released today and finds that the average asking price for properties being brought to the market increased by 0.8% in the past month to 231,7090 pounds Sterling. Search activity on Rightmove broke previous records in three out of the four weeks of February, and this increase in market activity no doubt influenced estate agents to nudge up new sellers' average asking prices by 0.8% over the past...

2010-02-15 01:00:00

LONDON, Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rightmove House Price Index for February 2010 reveals that average asking prices increased by over 7,000 pounds Sterling in the past month to 229,398 pounds. This is the largest monthly increase since April 2007 and represents a year-on-year increase of 6.1%. Sellers appear to be hoping for a prosperous new year, and are asking an average of 3.2% more than last month. This average rise of over 7,000 pounds is surprising given the difficult UK and global...

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  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'