The February Rentshield Rental Index
Welcome to the Rentshield Rental Index, February 2019 edition! Here you can find our latest figured on rental amounts, variance levels and rent to income ratios throughout the UK.
Key headlines from the February 2019 Rental Index
- Rents in the UK rose by 3.8% in February compared to the same month a year ago; the average monthly rent now stands at £940 a month
- Rents in London increased by 4.0% in February this year compared to February 2018; the average monthly rent in the capital now stands at £1,599 a month
- When London is excluded, the average UK rental value was £782 in February 2019, this is up 3.2% on last year
- Rentshield’s February Rental Index reveals that rents rose in all 12 of the UK regions covered in the research