The HIA Economics Group regularly releases a range of publications covering comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of activity and prospects for Australia’s new housing and renovation industries.
If you would like to order a copy of an economic publication, simply fill in the order form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
HIA State and National Forecast (Quarterly)
A comprehensive, up-to-date, and easy to follow quarterly account of the performance of Australia's residential construction industry.
Download an extract of the National Outlook (1.99MB)
Download an extract of the State Outlook (1.93MB)
HIA Housing Australia's Future (Annual)
The Housing Australia Future report presents an in-depth analysis of Australia’s housing requirements. With a research methodology unique to HIA, the report considers future building requirements under different population and real income growth scenarios for Australia, as well as for each state and territory.
Download an extract of Housing Australia's Future (408 KB)
HIA Population and Residential Building Hotspots (Annual)
A nation-wide indicator of building and population growth areas on an annual basis.
Download an extract of Population and Residential Building Hotspots (pdf 592KB)
HIA Affordability Report (Quarterly)
HIA's timely quarterly report on housing affordability, contains analysis for each state and territory, excluding the NT but including non-metro areas.
Download an extract of the HIA Affordability Report (253KB)
Download the Affordability Index Methodology (61KB)
HIA New Home Sales Report (Monthly)
This data is unique to HIA and is collected each month from a sample of Australia’s largest 100 home builders. The report is the first update released each month on Australia’s home building industry.
Download an extract of the New Home Sales Report (384KB)
HIA Trades Report (Quarterly)
The HIA Trades Report is a unique quarterly measure of both the availability and price movements of skilled building trades across Australia.
Download an extract of the HIA Trades Report (317KB)
HIA Renovations Roundup (Quarterly)
Renovations Roundup offers a comprehensive overview of Australia’s $28.5 billion renovations market. The report presents the results of a unique industry survey, analyses the structure of the industry, explores the key drivers of activity, and discusses the future prospects for the renovations market in each state.
Download an extract of the Renovations Roundup (950KB)
HIA – Colorbond steel Housing 100 (Annually)
The report highlights the activities of the largest 100 companies, where their markets are, what they build, their company profile, and their contact and website details.
Download an extract of Housing 100 (pdf 1.3MB)
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HIA – Cordell Construction 100 (Annually)
Produced in partnership with Cordell, this report contains in-depth analysis of both the engineering construction and non-residential building sectors.
Download an extract of Construction 100 (pdf 1.3MB)
HIA-GWA Kitchens and Bathrooms Report 2015/16 (Annually)
A unique document which provides a comprehensive overview of opportunities, attitudes, and forecasts for this all important $11+ billion sector of the residential construction industry.
Download an extract of Kitchens and Bathrooms Report (pdf 1.0Mb)
HIA Housing Scorecard Report (Bi-Annual)
The HIA Housing Score Card provides a half yearly review of residential building conditions in each state and territory. Across a range of activity indicators, the most recent performance in each state is benchmarked against the state’s longer term average. This analysis is aggregated in a scoring system which provides a ranking that highlights the relative strength or weakness of residential building activity in each state and territory.
Download an extract of the Housing Scorecard Report (pdf 396 KB)
HIA Stamp Duty Watch (Quarterly)
Stamp Duty Watch examines latest developments in stamp duty on home purchase in each of the states and territories. The report compares the typical stamp duty bill across the states and territories, the burden of stamp duty and the effects of stamp duty on household wealth across each of the jurisdictions.
Download an extract of Stamp Duty Watch (304KB)
HIA – CoreLogic RP Data Residential Land Report (Quarterly)
A comprehensive update on land prices, land sales volumes, and residential lot sizes on a capital city and non-metropolitan basis, down to a statistical district level.
Download an extract of Residential Land Report (pdf 452KB)
Download the HIA Note on Land Report Revisions (pdf 259KB)
HIA-AIG Performance of Construction Index (Monthly)
This Index is a leading economic indicator of business activity in the Australian construction industry, covering residential building, non-residential building and engineering construction.
Download a publication of Performance of Construction Index (666KB)