Property website Rightmove recorded its busiest day ever during Wednesday’s Budget, as a zero stamp duty extension was confirmed and information about a new five per cent deposit mortgage scheme was set out by the Government. Inquiries to estate agents were 82 per cent higher than on the same day in 2020, the website said, as people eyed up a new home.
If you're looking for a new home in Leeds, now is the perfect time to take advantage of the Government schemes.
Local estate agent Manning Stainton, which has branches across Leeds, has calculated the areas that have seen house prices rise the fastest in the last year. These are the 11 areas listed from the cheapest to most expensive, calculated by the average sale price and number of units from 2019 to 2020, the latest available figures: