tracking australias housing market

According to the latest ABS Residential Property Price Index, capital city prices rose 4.7 per cent over the December 2021 quarter to be up 23.7 per cent over the year.  That marked the strongest annual growth since the series began in the September quarter of 2003. Monthly data from CoreLogic show its  National Home Value Index (HVI) rose 0.6 per cent over the month in February 2022 to be up 20.6 per cent over the year, marking a 17th consecutive monthly increase. For a more detailed look at recent developments in the housing market,  see our updated housing market chart pack.