Greece - Building Permits

Greece: Building Permits

Mnemonic HPMT.IGRC
Unit #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 6.23 %
Data Apr 2019 1,228
Mar 2019 1,156

Series Information

Source Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT)
Release Building Permits
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2005
End Date 4/30/2019

Greece: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Building Permits Apr 2019 1,228 1,156 #, NSA Monthly
Building Completions Mar 2019 428 337 #, NSA Monthly
Residential Building Completions Mar 2019 1,092 981 #, NSA Monthly
House Price Index 2018 Q4 153.9 153 Index 1997=100, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

The monthly release of Building permits presents the total number of building permits issued by the responsible adminstrative authorities. The survey covers all the features of building activity, such as the type of building permit, the type of construction, the type and characteristics of the building and its auxillary spaces, as well as building usage, surface, volume, and value.

Please refer to the methodology of the Building Completions for Greece available at the National Statistical Service of Greece: Methodology

Changes and corrections, if any, are announced simultaneously with the first release of new the data.

Building Permit refers to all types of building permits. These are permits for new buildings or permits for additions, repair, renovation, demolition, legitimization, amendment and modification of a building.