In Q1 2016, house prices recovered slightly year-on-yearHouse price index - 1st quarter 2016

In Q1 2016, house prices were practically stable compared to the previous quarter (-0.2%, not-seasonally adjusted data), both for second-hand dwellings and for new dwellings.

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No 180
Paru le : 12/07/2016

In Q1 2016, house prices were practically stable compared to the previous quarter (−0.2%, not-seasonally adjusted data), both for second-hand dwellings and for new dwellings.

Year-on-year, house prices recovered slightly

However, year-on-year, house prices rose in Q1 2016 (+0.6%), for the first time since Q2 2012. New dwellings prices increased more (+0.9% y-o-y) than second-hand dwellings prices (+0.5%).

Revisions

The index has been revised to include transactions recorded after the previous publication. Compared to the publication of 12 April 2016, the year-on-year variation of housing prices in Q4 2015 has been revised downward by 0.3 points: it stands at −0.2% instead of +0.1%.

OLE_LINK2 – House price index

Base 100: 2010
House price index
Weights 2016 (%) Index 2016 Q1 (p) Percentage change compared with the previous quarter (p) Percentage change compared with the same quarter of the previous year (p)
All dwellings 100.0 100.1 −0.2 0.6
new dwellings 10.3 105.9 −0.2 0.9
second-hand dwellings 89.7 99.4 −0.2 0.5
  • Raw data
  • (p) Provisional data
  • Scope: metropolitan France except Corsica
  • Source: INSEE, SOeS, French notaries – Database Bien, Perval

Documentation

Methodology (pdf, 175 Ko)