London Property: The Next Mayor’s Biggest Challenge?

London’s Boris Johnson era is coming to an end. As the mayor prepares to leave office, the ever-increasing price of housing in the capital is sure to be a key challenge for his successor. This month’s Bloomberg snapshot of sold property in the British capital shows prices continuing to climb in most parts of the city, with sales volumes notably lower that before the financial crisis. Data from the U.K. Land Registry.

London real estate at-a-glance, last updated

Highest priced sale

Median home price

Change in price from last year