Welcome to the Rentshield Rental Index…your latest update of rental amounts, variance levels and rent to income ratios throughout the UK.
Key headlines from the December Rental Index
- Rents in the UK rose by 1.5% in December compared to the same month a year ago; the average rent now stands at £921 a month
- Rents in London increased by 4.7% in December this year compared to December 2017; the average monthly rent in the capital now stands at £1,596
- When London is excluded, the average UK rental value was £763 in December 2018, this is up 0.7% on last year
- Rentshield’s December Rental Index reveals that rents rose in 9 of the 12 regions of the UK