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HOUSE BOOM SLOWING

The housing boom appears to be finally slowing to match the realities of the economy, according to a new poll of 900 estate agents by residential property analyst Hometrack. House prices have risen by only 0.7 per cent since mid-July, compared with an all time high of 2.6 per cent for May. In the three months since mid-May, price rises have slowed steadily.

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