Housing Price Index September Quarter 2010

Housing Price Index September Quarter 2010

Australian Bureau Of Statistics

SEPTEMBER KEY POINTS

Victor P Taffa

 

 

 

ESTABLISHED HOUSE PRICES

Quarterly Changes

  • Preliminary estimates show the price index for established houses for the weighted average of the eight capital cities increased 0.1% in the September quarter 2010.
  • The capital city indexes increased in Melbourne (+2.7%), Perth (+0.4%) and Darwin (+0.3%), and decreased in Sydney (-0.9%), Brisbane (-2.1%), Adelaide (-1.4%), Hobart (-1.4%) and Canberra (-0.4%).

Annual Changes (September Quarter 2009 to September Quarter 2010)

  • Preliminary estimates show that the price index for established Houses for the weighted average of the eight Capital Cities increased 11.5% in the year to September Quarter 2010.
  • Annually, House Prices rose in Melbourne (+18.8%), Sydney (+11.0%), Canberra (+11.0%), Darwin (+9.8%), Perth (+9.4%), Adelaide (+6.3%), Hobart (+4.2%) and Brisbane (+3.0%).
  • SEPTEMBER KEY FIGURES

Jun Qtr 10 to Sep Qtr 10

Sep Qtr 09 to Sep Qtr 10

Established House Prices

% change

% change


Weighted Average Of Eight Capital Cities

0.1

11.5

Sydney

-0.9

11.0

Melbourne

2.7

18.8

Brisbane

-2.1

3.0

Adelaide

-1.4

6.3

Perth

0.4

9.4

Hobart

-1.4

4.2

Darwin

0.3

9.8

Canberra

-0.4

11.0