In January 2011, the demand for new dwellings turns downQuaterly business survey in the real-estate development - January 2011

In January 2011, the demand for new dwellings to buy turns down.

In January 2011, the demand for new dwellings to buy turns down.

tableau1 – Building construction economic outlook

Balances of opinion, in %, SA
Building construction economic outlook
Mean* Apr. 10 Jul. 10 Oct. 10 Jan. 11
New dwelling demand
- dwellings to buy –31 –33 –21 –9 –11
- dwellings to rent 21 20 6 13 3
Expected housing starts –3 7 1 6 4
Unsold dwelling stock tendency –29 –32 –28 –40 –37
Housing average price for sale 9 –9 1 13 16
Downpayment –19 –24 –19 –11 –18
Financing capacity –19 –24 –30 –2 –21
  • * Mean since july 1991.

Price – Housing average price for sale