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SQM Housing Market Indexes
SQM Research Weekly Asking Prices Index
Week ending
14 Apr 2015
Asking Price Chg on
prev wk
Rolling month
% chg
12 mth
% chg
Canberra All Houses 609.1 2.4 -0.3% -7.2%
All Units 373.9 -1.0 -0.3% -6.3%
Sydney All Houses 1,074.8 8.9 3.8% 11.6%
All Units 596.2 2.7 1.8% 9.5%
Darwin All Houses 676.2 -0.0 -0.1% -5.2%
All Units 468.6 -2.6 -1.3% -7.5%
Brisbane All Houses 549.3 0.3 0.2% 1.4%
All Units 372.5 0.4 0.1% 2.3%
Adelaide All Houses 480.0 -2.6 -0.2% -0.1%
All Units 293.5 -0.1 0.1% -1.1%
Hobart All Houses 392.4 0.5 0.8% 1.2%
All Units 239.6 -4.2 -5.4% -5.4%
Melbourne All Houses 651.5 -1.6 0.3% 4.5%
All Units 433.0 -0.8 0.3% 2.4%
Perth All Houses 743.2 -2.6 -0.5% -2.3%
All Units 451.4 -0.4 0.1% -2.1%
National All Houses 489.0 -2.3 -0.0% 1.7%
All Units 329.9 -1.1 -0.1% -0.1%
Cap City Average All Houses 772.7 0.9 2.0% 6.0%
All Units 495.7 0.3 1.0% 5.3%

Next update: 21 Apr 2015

SQM Research Weekly Rents Index
Week ending
12 Apr 2015
Rent Chg on
prev wk
Rolling month
% chg
12 mth
% chg
Canberra All Houses 477.4 -3.4 -0.8% -3.7%
All Units 383.3 1.7 0.8% -2.4%
Sydney All Houses 689.8 -0.8 0.4% 3.3%
All Units 476.7 2.3 0.2% 0.5%
Darwin All Houses 621.8 -4.8 -1.7% -13.7%
All Units 502.0 -2.0 -2.2% -4.4%
Brisbane All Houses 449.0 0.0 0.1% 1.6%
All Units 363.2 0.8 0.1% -0.9%
Adelaide All Houses 369.2 -1.2 0.1% 3.4%
All Units 280.9 0.1 1.3% 1.4%
Hobart All Houses 328.0 1.0 1.3% 3.7%
All Units 277.3 -1.3 -0.9% 4.6%
Melbourne All Houses 479.2 -0.2 0.3% 2.9%
All Units 360.6 0.4 0.9% 1.5%
Perth All Houses 511.7 -0.7 -1.7% -6.2%
All Units 410.2 -0.2 -0.9% -5.3%
National All Houses 412.0 -1.0 -0.2% 0.0%
All Units 341.0 -1.0 0.0% 0.0%
Cap City Average All Houses 537.0 -2.0 -0.4% 1.3%
All Units 416.0 2.0 0.5% 0.2%

Next update: 20 Apr 2015