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Building Consents Issued: December 2014
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  30 January 2015
Key facts

In December 2014, building consents were issued for:

  • 2,199 new dwellings, including apartments
  • 466 apartments, including 235 retirement village units
  • 1,733 non-apartment dwellings.

The seasonally adjusted number of new dwellings consented decreased 2.1 percent in December. Excluding apartments, this number was up 1.6 percent.

The trend for the number of new dwellings, including apartments, is showing signs of increasing after a brief dip in the middle of 2014.

Graph,

The unadjusted value of building work consented in December 2014 was almost $1.3 billion. This consisted of:

  • $833 million of residential work
  • $431 million of non-residential work.

Liz MacPherson, Government Statistician
ISSN 1178-0231
30 January 2015

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