Cyprus - Building Permits





Cyprus: Building Permits

Mnemonic HPMT.ICYP
Unit #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 2.21 %
Data Jul 2020 740
Jun 2020 724

Series Information

Source Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus (CYSTAT)
Release Building permits by type of project
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2003
End Date 7/31/2020

Cyprus: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Building Permits Jul 2020 740 724 #, NSA Monthly
Non-residential Building Permits Jul 2020 108 108 #, NSA Monthly
Residential Building Permits Jul 2020 539 523 #, NSA Monthly
House Price Index for Existing Homes 2020 Q2 102.73 102.88 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index for New Homes 2020 Q2 111.82 111.35 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index 2020 Q1 78.62 78.33 Index 2010Q1=100, NSA Quarterly
Dwelling Stocks 2018 455 452 Ths. # Annual

Release Information

For Cyprus, the monthly national total of building permits by 23 types of residential and non-residential real estate. Each type is reported in terms of value, area, and number of permits.

Active:

  • Classification: CC 1996
  • Measurements:
    • Unitary count of permits or dwelling units (#)
    • Euros (EUR)
    • Square meters (m²)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Monthly
  • Start date: As early as 2003m1
  • Lag: 6 to 8 weeks
  • Geo coverage: (No breakdown carries by Data Buffet)

Predecessor:

  • CYP - 2003 to 2007

"Big" projects are those with areas greater than 900 square meters.

Project type is classified by the numeric coding "CC 1996," sections 11 (111, 112, 113), 12 (121-127), 2, 3 and 4.

Moody's Analytics supplements

For the count of buildings, we compute seasonally adjusted supplements.

For reported data, none. For the Moody's Analytics seasonally adjusted supplements, we recalculate seasonal factors annually.

Further reading

At the source:

There is no methodology for building permits. Full methodologies for CYSTAT's other construction datasets are provided online, and the surveys used.