Insee conjoncture
20 décembre 2017
N° 2017-335

In Q3 2017, house prices keep increasing (+3.9% year on year)House price index - third quarter 2017

In Q3 2017, house prices increased compared to the previous quarter (+2.9%, not-seasonally adjusted data). This rise was essentially due to second-hand dwellings (+3.1%) whereas it is lower for new dwellings (+0.6%).

Year-on-year, new dwelling prices grew slightly less (+3.6%) than second-hand dwelling prices (+3.9%), contrary to the trend observed over the last four years. Overall, house prices increased by 3.9% y-o-y in Q3 2017, after +3.2% in Q2 2017.

Informations rapides
No 335
Paru le : 20/12/2017
Prochaine parution le : 19/12/2018 at 12:00 - third quarter 2018

The rise of house prices accentuated

In Q3 2017, house prices increased compared to the previous quarter (+2.9%, not-seasonally adjusted data). This rise was essentially due to second-hand dwellings (+3.1%) whereas it is lower for new dwellings (+0.6%).

Year-on-year, new dwelling prices grew slightly less (+3.6%) than second-hand dwelling prices (+3.9%), contrary to the trend observed over the last four years. Overall, house prices increased by 3.9% y-o-y in Q3 2017, after +3.2% in Q2 2017.

Revisions

The index of Q2 2017 has been revised to include transactions recorded after the previous publication. Compared to the publication of 11 October 2017, the year-on-year variation in housing prices in Q2 2017 has been revised downward by 0.3 points: it now stands at +3.2% instead of +3.5%.

TableHouse price index

Base 100: 2015
House price index
Weights 2017 (%) Index 2017 Q3 (p) Percentage change compared with the previous quarter (p) Percentage change compared with the same quarter of the previous year (p)
All dwellings 100.0 106.4 2.9 3.9
new dwellings 9.6 106.2 0.6 3.6
second-hand dwellings 90.4 106.4 3.1 3.9
  • Raw data
  • (p) Provisional data
  • Scope: metropolitan France except Corsica
  • Source: INSEE, SDES, French notaries – Database Bien, Perval

Documentation

Methodology (pdf, 175 Ko)

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Prochaine parution le : 19/12/2018 at 12:00 - third quarter 2018