§ Mr. Harper
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) what was the average price of a new house in the Yorkshire and Humberside Region during the second quarters of 1973 and 1970;
(2) what was the average price of a new house in England and Wales during the second quarters of 1970 and 1973.
§ Mr. Channon
The average prices of new houses mortgaged with building societies are as follows:
Yorkshire and Humberside Region £ England and Wales £ 1970 3,990 5,039 1972 5,430 7,050
No figures are yet available for the second quarter of 1973.