Friday, 8 July 2011

Average rents increase


The average rent has steadily increased over the past three and a half years since the launch of the Rent Index.

There has been a certain fluctuation in the average rental figure but the trend line is showing a steady upward trend in rents.

Average rents now stand at £594 an increase of 2.93 percent over the past 12 months.

The rent index blue trend line has seen a steady upward trend since it's launch 3 years ago.

The Rentindex provides the only real time measurement of UK residential rents and aims to provide a barometer of the state of the rental market in the same way that the stock market measures the health of the economy.



The Rent Index gives a dynamic 'snapshop' of average rents in the private residential sector.

The Rent Index is owned and produced by Welland Media Ltd.Welland Media Ltd was established in 2008 and owns one of the UK's leading Landlord website Property Hawk.To find out more about the Rent Index and Property Hawk together with more comment on letting and renting property contact Chris Horne at Welland Media Ltd on 08458684070 or

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