Housing Index in Malaysia decreased to 1.30 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 1.60 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018. Housing Index in Malaysia averaged 4.36 percent from 1997 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 44.50 percent in the first quarter of 2000 and a record low of -39.20 percent in the third quarter of 1998.

Housing Index in Malaysia is expected to be 1.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Housing Index in Malaysia to stand at 2.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malaysia House Price Index YoY Change is projected to trend around 5.70 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Malaysia House Price Index YoY Change
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Malaysia Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Index 1.30 1.60 44.50 -39.20 percent [+]
Construction Output 0.80 0.70 35.30 -6.00 percent [+]

Malaysia House Price Index YoY Change

In Malaysia, Housing Index is measured by the annual change in the House Prices Index. The index is based on the hedonic approach to price measurement using multivariate regression analysis with 1990 as the base year. The index provides 70 sets of house price indices for 14 states and five regions, as well as for Malaysia as a whole. This page provides - Malaysia House Price Index - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malaysia House Price Index YoY Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.30 1.60 44.50 -39.20 1997 - 2019 percent Quarterly
2000=100, NSA

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