|Adjustments||Not Seasonally Adjusted|
|Source||Ministère des Transports, de l'Equipement, du Tourisme et de la Mer|
|Release||New Home Sales|
|Building Permits||May 2019||37,137||34,875||#, NSA||Monthly|
|Housing Starts||May 2019||28,982||24,336||#, NSA||Monthly|
|Non-residential Building Permits||May 2019||3,693||2,985||Ths. sq. m, NSA||Monthly|
|Non-residential Housing Starts||May 2019||2,303||1,800||Ths. sq. m, NSA||Monthly|
|Residential Building Permits||May 2019||34,753||32,280||#, NSA||Monthly|
|Residential Housing Starts||May 2019||27,948||22,222||#, NSA||Monthly|
|House Price Index||2019 Q1||107||107.4||Index 2015Q1=100, NSA||Quarterly|
|House Price Index for Existing Homes||2019 Q1||108.1||107.6||Index 2015Q1=100, SA||Quarterly|
|House Price Index for New Homes||2019 Q1||109.99||109.95||Index 2015=100, NSA||Quarterly|
|House Price Value for New Homes||2019 Q1||272,657||273,439||EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
|Dwelling Stocks||2018||36,330||35,944||Ths. #||Annual|
The French Ministère des Transports, de l'Equipement, du Tourisme et de la Mer reports quarterly data on the marketing of new homes for sale to individuals by type of dwelling. The data set includes average sale price, stock of new properties, new properties sold, and new properties put on the market. All figures are in unitary counts (#), not seasonally adjusted (NSA). Moody's Analytics computes seasonally adjusted (SA) counterparts.
The survey on new housing market (ECLN2) replaced the first version of the survey (ECLN) in 2017. All data has been revised with the new methodology to promote consistency throughout the entire time series.
Major changes that were made to the survey include:
The basis of the survey is based SITADEL building permits filed by petitioners with mayors and departmental directorates of Equipment (DDE) and operated by the Regional Directorate of Equipment (DRE). This database is updated each quarter by the introduction of new programs authorized and removal operations whose marketing is completed.
The survey was conducted in metropolitan France by the cell statistics Regional Directorates of equipment. Data collection is done by investigators and/or by post.
The questionnaire has two levels:
They may be modified on the sheet portion of the next quarter to reflect a share of cancellations (renouncing the sale despite the reservation), the other marketing withdrawals (partial or total abandonment, renting setting lease assumption, sell timeshare or whole, withdrawn from sale, processing units), or the modification of the structure by number of rooms housing market.
For homes sold, are required depending on the size of accommodation: