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 0.52 %
Data 2019 Q4 115.7
2019 Q3 115.1

Series Information

Source Federal Statistical Office (FSO) - Germany
Release Construction Price Indices
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2000
End Date 12/31/2019

Germany: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
House Price Index Jan 2020 174.95 174.22 Index August 2005=100, NSA Monthly
House Price Index for Existing Homes Jan 2020 153.05 149.56 Index August 2005=100, NSA Monthly
House Price Value for Existing Homes Jan 2020 321,957 314,346 Euros, NSA Monthly
House Price Index for New Homes 2019 Q4 115.7 115.1 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
Building Permits Nov 2019 29,860 31,785 Number, NSA Monthly
Non-residential Building Permits Nov 2019 4.7 4.46 Bil. DEM/Bil. EUR, CDASA Monthly
Building Completions 2018 196,834 200,110 Number Annual
Residential Building Permits 2018 117,869 119,060 #, NSA Annual
Dwelling Stocks 2017 41,968 41,703 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.