Australia: Dwelling permits Up 7,9%
In February 2018 the dwelling permits were 17.408 units in Australia, which is 11,6% over the annual average and the highest since November 2017. When compared to the last 10 years the highest value was 22.969 units in October 2015 and the lowest value was 7.431 units in January 2009. In comparison to the year before the value decreased by -2,2% and compared to the last period the value increased by 7,9%. Based on this data the B+L forecast for the current year leads to a yearly growth rate of 0,9%.