Long series on nominal residential property prices
Updated 30 August 2017
The long series on nominal residential property prices provides quarterly information on nominal residential property prices for 18 advanced and 5 emerging market economies.
- Long series on nominal residential property prices - data for Q1 2017, including series for five emerging market countries (xlsx, 74 kb, updated 30 August 2017)
- Documentation for long series on nominal residential property prices (5 pp, 147 kb)
The data set for the long series of nominal residential property prices can also be downloaded in a single CSV file.
The series has been constructed using data provided by various sources, including central banks, national statistical offices, research institutes, private companies and academic studies. The underlying series can make use of different methodologies and cover different geographical areas and types of dwellings.
The BIS has compiled the long series on residential property prices on a best-efforts basis but cannot guarantee their accuracy.
Any use of the long series shall be cited as follows: "Sources: National sources, BIS Residential Property Price database, www.bis.org/statistics/pp.htm."
Research and analysis
In the September 2014 issue of the BIS Quarterly Review, the article on "Residential property price statistics across the globe" covered diversity in the characteristics of house price statistics, the BIS property price statistics, and house prices as an input to economic analysis.
For queries regarding property price statistics, please write to property.prices$bis.org (where "$" denotes "@").