Housing in London report

The Mayor’s ‘Housing in London’ report sets out the evidence base for his housing policies, summarising key patterns and trends across a wide range of topics relevant to housing in the capital. The report has informed the development of the Mayor’s London Housing Strategy, which was published for consultation with Londoners in September 2017. The report can be downloaded here and additional resources can be accessed here.

You can also find out more about the different sources of housing supply data that the Greater London Authority uses here.

Quarterly Housing Market report

Below is a quarterly summary of key trends in London’s housing market, including prices, rents, repossessions and new housing construction. This summary draws on official statistics and some third party sources, and links in each case to the original source. Any queries regarding the data should in the first instance be addressed to the original source.

The summary was last updated on 23 February 2018, and will be updated on a quarterly basis. While the data shown is generally the latest available, users should note that changes in the housing market can take time to show up in published data.



Mortgage Lending


Landlord and mortgage claims/repossessions

New housing supply