Australia New Home Sales  1999-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

New home sales in Australia jumped 9.1 percent percent month-over-month to 7285 units in August of 2017, following a 3.7 percent fall in July. Sales of multi-units soared 21.6 percent, the largest monthly rise since December 2015; while sales of new detached houses went up by 7.3 percent. "The increase in sales in August offsets larger declines in sales in recent months, but it is not sufficient to reverse the decline in sales that is evident since early 2016,” said HIA’s Principal Economist, Tim Reardon. New Home Sales in Australia averaged 8572.28 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
2017-07-31 01:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM -6.9% 1.1% 0.5%
2017-08-29 01:10 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM -3.7% -6.9%
2017-10-03 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM 9.1% -3.7%
2017-10-27 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM 9.1%
2017-11-30 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM
2017-12-29 12:00 AM HIA New Home Sales MoM

Australia Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 0.40 -1.20 31.70 -22.20 percent [+]
New Home Sales 7285.00 6678.00 20768.00 5186.00 [+]
Housing Index 1.90 2.20 6.10 -2.20 percent [+]
Home Ownership Rate 67.00 68.90 71.40 67.00 percent [+]
Construction Output 9.30 0.90 9.30 -18.90 percent [+]
Construction Pmi 54.70 55.30 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 October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7285.00 6678.00 20768.00 5186.00 1999 - 2017 Monthly

new home sales by Country

Australia 7285.00 Aug/17
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