§ Mr. Kaufman
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what was the average sale price of a new two-bedroom house, nationally and in the North-West, respectively, in June 1970 and for the latest available date.
§ Mr. Channon
The estimated average price of new dwellings mortgaged with building societies in 1970 was £4,400 in the North-West Region and £5,050 in the United Kingdom. Corresponding average prices for the year ending in September 1972 were £5,420 and £6,470 respectively. Separate figures for two-bedroom houses are not available.