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SQM Housing Market Indexes
SQM Research Weekly Asking Prices Index
Week ending
18 Nov 2014
Asking Price Chg on
prev wk
Rolling month
% chg
12 mth
% chg
Canberra All Houses 622.5 -3.7 0.7% 0.2%
All Units 377.0 -0.5 0.5% -6.9%
Sydney All Houses 1,005.8 0.1 1.9% 7.4%
All Units 568.5 -0.8 0.0% 8.8%
Darwin All Houses 661.0 -1.9 -1.0% -5.8%
All Units 496.3 -1.3 -0.2% 0.1%
Brisbane All Houses 548.2 1.0 1.0% 3.9%
All Units 368.9 0.2 0.4% 3.3%
Adelaide All Houses 485.3 -0.4 -0.0% 2.7%
All Units 294.0 0.2 -0.1% 2.5%
Hobart All Houses 388.3 -0.4 -0.5% 2.1%
All Units 253.4 -0.8 -0.2% 2.4%
Melbourne All Houses 648.8 2.3 1.6% 3.5%
All Units 428.6 0.3 0.6% 2.1%
Perth All Houses 768.0 3.0 0.4% 2.5%
All Units 453.9 -0.3 -0.1% -3.0%
National All Houses 488.2 1.6 1.3% 1.9%
All Units 332.5 0.5 0.2% 2.1%
Cap City Average All Houses 752.9 -2.2 1.0% 5.0%
All Units 480.9 -0.6 0.0% 4.7%

Next update: 25 Nov 2014

SQM Research Weekly Rents Index
Week ending
20 Nov 2014
Rent Chg on
prev wk
Rolling month
% chg
12 mth
% chg
Canberra All Houses 480.5 5.5 1.5% -7.5%
All Units 381.7 3.3 2.5% -4.0%
Sydney All Houses 691.4 0.6 2.7% 6.4%
All Units 476.5 1.5 0.2% 2.0%
Darwin All Houses 703.4 -1.4 -0.0% -6.2%
All Units 511.7 -1.7 -3.6% -1.7%
Brisbane All Houses 445.6 1.4 1.0% 0.8%
All Units 368.0 1.0 0.1% 0.9%
Adelaide All Houses 359.4 0.6 0.4% 1.9%
All Units 280.6 -0.6 1.0% 0.5%
Hobart All Houses 315.5 -0.5 -0.1% 0.1%
All Units 262.5 7.5 5.6% 3.4%
Melbourne All Houses 461.5 2.5 1.5% 1.9%
All Units 352.4 -1.4 -0.8% 5.3%
Perth All Houses 514.7 1.3 -0.5% -9.8%
All Units 414.6 0.4 0.2% -8.3%
National All Houses 413.0 -2.0 0.7% -0.7%
All Units 338.0 -1.0 0.3% -0.9%
Cap City Average All Houses 535.0 1.0 1.9% 1.7%
All Units 414.0 1.0 0.2% 1.2%

Next update: 28 Nov 2014