In October 2011, the demand for new dwellings to buy turns up lightlyQuaterly business survey in the real-estate development - October 2011

In October 2011, the demand for new dwellings to buy turns up lightly.

In October 2011, the demand for new dwellings to buy turns up lightly.

tableau1 – Building construction economic outlook

Balances of opinion, in %, SA
Building construction economic outlook
Mean* Oct. 10 Jan. 11 Apr. 11 July. 11
New dwelling demand
- dwellings to buy –32 –18 –36 –50 –44
- dwellings to rent 21 8 16 9 8
Expected housing starts –3 2 8 5 –4
Unsold dwelling stock tendency –28 –26 –24 –13 –1
Housing average price for sale 9 16 17 15 5
Downpayment –20 –18 –27 –32 –30
Financing capacity –19 –21 –29 –39 –43
  • * Mean since july 1991.

Demand – New dwelling demand tendency