House builder shares hit by house price slump

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News of the biggest slump in house price growth since 2013 saw house builder shares plunge on the FTSE 100 on Wednesday.

Persimmon (-4.03%), Taylor Wimpey (-3.46%), Berkeley (-3.2%) and Barratt Development (-3.03%) were among the top 10 worst performing shares over the day.

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