Housing construction drops in May – GUS

In May, the number of dwellings in which construction has started dropped y/y by 5.9 percent to 20,536, according to data released by the Central Statistics Office (GUS), year-to-date it grew by 9.3 percent. Moreover, the number of dwellings completed decreased by 12.3 percent y/y to 11,958, while Y...

Housing permits, construction up in Q1 – GUS

In Q1, the number of dwellings on which construction has started grew by 8.5 percent y/y to 47,978, according to data released by the Central Statistics Office (GUS). Moreover, the number of dwellings completed increased by 10.6 percent y/y to 44,797.

Housing construction soars in April – GUS

In April, the number of dwellings in which construction has started soared y/y by 30 percent to 22,924, according to data released by the Central Statistics Office (GUS), in m/m terms it grew by 13.6 percent. Moreover, the number of dwellings completed increased by 16.7 percent y/y to 13,187.

Housing permits soar in January – GUS

In January, the number of dwellings in which construction has started soared y/y by 24.5 percent to 13,949, according to data released by the Central Statistics Office (GUS), in m/m terms it dropped by 16.9 percent. Moreover, the number of dwellings completed dropped by 11.7 percent y/y to 13,561.

Housing market in high activity in Q3 – NBP

The housing market in Q3 saw an increase in supply and demand, central bank NBP said in its report. “This activity has not generated excessive tensions yet, but the growing mismatch of housing supply to high demand was accompanied by small price increases,” the report stated.

Apartment construction up in July – GUS

In July, developers launched construction on 18,283 apartments, a 21.6 percent increase year-on-year and 18.2 percent drop month-on-month, statistics office GUS said. In the same month, 15,151 apartments were delivered (a 17.6 percent y/y and 5.4 percent m/m increase) and permits for 20,649 apartmen...

Poles build houses before they are 40, usually in the countryside

Poles usually build their own house in the countryside (57 percent of them choose the countryside for their residence), while only 19 percent build a house in a city of over 50,000 residents and 9 percent in a city of over 500,000 residents, according to a report by web portal oferteo.pl. As many as...