HOUSE PRICE INDEXES
3 HOUSE PRICE INDEXES (a) - Perth
Change from previous quarter(b)
Change from previous quarter
|Reference period |
|p preliminary figure or series subject to revision |
|(a) Base of each index 2003-04 = 100.0. |
|(b) Estimates for the two most recent quarters are experimental (see paragraph 12 and 13 of the Explanatory Notes in the source publication). |
|Source: House Price Indexes, Eight Capital Cities (cat. no. 6416.0). |
- In the September quarter 2009, the established house price index rose for the second consecutive quarter. The index figure (194.9) was 4.5% higher than in the previous quarter and 4.4% higher than in the same quarter of 2008.
- The project house price index increased slightly in the September quarter 2009, being 0.3% higher than in the previous quarter and 1% higher than in the September quarter 2008.
- Of the two house price indices, the project homes index has shown more stability in recent times, increasing between 1% and 4% each quarter since September quarter 2007. In contrast, the established house price index has been quite volatile, dropping to a low of 181.6 in March 2009, after reaching 195.3 in the same quarter of the previous year.
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(cat. no. 6416.0)