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.