The islands where houses prices are soaring faster than anywhere in the UK
|09/16/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
London remains the most expensive place to buy housing in the UK, but a very different place tops the list when its comes to growth in property prices.
Figures from the ONS reveal that house prices on the remote Scottish island chain of Outer Hebrides soared by 31.5% between June and July – faster than anywhere else in the country.
That’s compared to the national average of an 8.3% increase.
The islands are known for their blustery winter weather and rustic lifestyle. The main industries on the islands include crofting, whisky distilling, tweed production and knitting.
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