Rents remain below rate of inflation
Rents continued to rise below the level of inflation in most UK regions in November, data shows.
Figures from Your Move show that UK rents were up 1.8% annually in November 2018 to £864 per month.
This compares with a current inflation rate of 2.3%.
The biggest rise was in the south-west region where prices rose 4.3% to £701, followed by a 1.9% increase in the East Midlands to £663 per month