Europe housing price statistics
House Price Index
The House Price Index (HPI) shows the price changes of residential properties, both newly-built and existing ones. The below data describes the change of HPI between the second quarter of 2019 and the same quarter of 2018. Index for the euro area and the EU are calculated by Eurostat, while countries HPI's are computed by national statistical institutes.
House prices rose by 4.2% in both the euro area and the EU. The biggest price growth was in Hungary (14%) whereas prices declined only in Italy (-0.2%).