Housing - M10

Released
21 June 2018 03:00 p.m.
Next release
20 September 2018 03:00 p.m.
Source
CoreLogic (House sales, HPI, Housing value), Statistics New Zealand
Periodicity
Quarterly
House sales House price index Total value of housing stock Residential investment (GDP)
Date (Number) (Index) ($m) (Real $m)
Previous years:
Mar 2016 28,528 2119 905,368 3,727
Mar 2017 23,469 2349 1,030,945 3,824
Quarterly:
Jun 2017 23,031 2375 1,042,827 3,868
Sep 2017 20,227 2401 1,051,599 4,044
Dec 2017 21,394 2481 1,067,373 4,075
Mar 2018 - - - 3,917

The data: coverage, periodicity, and timeliness

Coverage characteristics

The total value of housing, house price index and number of house sales are sourced from CoreLogic.

The value of residential investment is sourced from Statistics New Zealand's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data.

Periodicity

Quarterly

Timeliness

CoreLogic data is published around four months after the end of the reference quarter.

GDP is published around three months after the end of the reference quarter.

Access by the public

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Integrity

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The data has been reproduced with the permission of Statistics New Zealand.

Provision of information about revisions and advance notice of major changes in methodology

Revisions are generally published when a table is next due to be updated and released. New or revised data is in bold font.

Quality

Dissemination of documentation on methodology and sources used in preparing statistics

Data is sourced from CoreLogic and Statistics New Zealand.

Total value of housing stock

Includes all private sector residential dwellings (detached houses, flats and apartments), lifestyle blocks (with a dwelling), detached houses converted to flats and ‘home and income' properties.

Data is sourced from CoreLogic.

Residential investment

Gross fixed capital formation on residential buildings.

Data is sourced from Statistics New Zealand's Gross Domestic Product publication.

House price index (HPI)

The HPI measures the movement in house prices for local council areas throughout New Zealand, providing an indicator of capital growth and how prices are trending in an area.

Data is sourced from CoreLogic.

Number of house sales

Number of freehold open market sales of residential and lifestyle dwellings.

Data is sourced from the CoreLogic.

Symbols and conventions for summary table

0 Zero or value rounded to zero
- Not applicable
.. Not available
bold Revised/new
italics Provisional
light red background Historical

General notes

  • Individual figures may not sum to the totals due to rounding
  • Percentage changes are calculated on unrounded numbers
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