Germany - House Price Index for New Homes

Germany: House Price Index for New Homes

Mnemonic HPIN.IDEU
Unit Index 2015=100, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 2.08 %
Data 2021 Q4 132.3
2021 Q3 129.6

Series Information

Source Federal Statistical Office (FSO) - Germany
Release Construction Price Indices
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2000
End Date 12/31/2021

Germany: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
House Price Index for New Homes 2021 Q4 132.3 129.6 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index Nov 2021 216.41 212.88 Index August 2005=100, NSA Monthly
House Price Index for Existing Homes Nov 2021 186.94 183.03 Index August 2005=100, NSA Monthly
House Price Value for Existing Homes Nov 2021 393,423 384,319 Euros, NSA Monthly
Building Permits Oct 2021 29,597 30,191 Number, NSA Monthly
Non-residential Building Permits Oct 2021 4.25 4.35 Bil. DEM/Bil. EUR, CDASA Monthly
Building Completions 2020 205,276 197,785 Number Annual
Residential Building Permits 2019 119,457 117,869 #, NSA Annual
Dwelling Stocks 2018 42,235 41,968 Ths., NSA Annual

Release Information

For Germany, the construction price indices reflect the development of the prices of new and the maintenance of existing structures. Price indices are calculated for the following types of construction:

  • Traditional new building construction (residential buildings, office buildings and industrial buildings)
  • New construction of one-family buildings of a prefabricated type (prefabricated houses)
  • New construction in civil engineering (streets, bridges, sewers), and
  • Maintenance of blocks of flats.

The monthly report is used in the short0term analysis of the contruction industry and basica caluclations to obtain production indices and new orders.  The data is compiled on a quartrely basis and obtained through a survey given to people within the construction industry.