And London still ahead with average price at £470,025
Monthly house price inflation, calculated using data from Land Registry, Registers of Scotland and Land and Property Services Northern Ireland i officially launched today. This replaces the previous House Price Indices separately published by ONS and Land Registry.
The average property across the UK is £209,054 in April 2016.
The following charts plots the rise up to 2008, the fall, and the current rise.