The cost of rental housing in the UK has grown by 1.2% over the past 12 months, writes Property Wire.
In metropolitan London, rents increased by 1.5% in 12 months.
UK rental rates began to slow in 2016.
However, since the end of 2018, rental rates have begun to grow, due to increased attention to London.
Between January 2015 and August 2019, rents in the UK increased by 7.9%.