Australia New Home Sales  1999-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

New home sales in Australia declined by 6.1 percent percent month-over-month to 6,841 units in September of 2017, following a 9.1 percent rise in August. Sales of multi-units slumped by 16.7 percent and those of new detached houses fell 4.5 percent. "“The decline in new home sales which commenced in 2015 has continued, said HIA Senior Economist, Shane Garrett. It reflects the slowing in output across the economy and is a guide to short term activity in the residential building industry, he added. New Home Sales in Australia averaged 8564.19 from 1999 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 20768 in March of 2001 and a record low of 5186 in September of 2012.

Australia New Home Sales
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-31 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM -6.1% 9.1%
2017-12-14 06:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM 1.6% -6.1%
2018-01-18 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM 0.7% 1.6%
2018-02-27 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM 0.7%
2018-03-02 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM
2018-03-27 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM

Australia Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits -20.00 12.60 31.40 -22.50 percent [+]
New Home Sales 6841.00 7285.00 20768.00 5186.00 [+]
Housing Index -0.20 1.90 6.10 -2.20 percent [+]
Home Ownership Rate 67.00 68.90 71.40 67.00 percent [+]
Construction Output -19.40 16.60 16.60 -19.40 percent [+]
Construction Pmi 54.30 52.80 60.50 29.24 Index Points [+]

Australia New Home Sales

In Australia, new home sales are based on the survey results obtained from State-wide estimates using weights based on financial year market shares of private dwelling commencements. The survey sample includes multi-unit builders who only sell direct. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia New Home Sales - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia New Home Sales - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6841.00 7285.00 20768.00 5186.00 1999 - 2017 Monthly

new home sales by Country
Country Last
Australia 6841.00 Sep/17
France 28230.00 Sep/17
Spain 5.74 Dec/17
Turkey 59354.00 Nov/17
United States 625.00 Dec/17