Author:Auckland Council Research and Evaluation Unit RIMU
Source:Auckland Council Research and Evaluation Unit, RIMU
A summary of statistics for housing in Auckland including:
- the number of dwellings consented
- the types of dwellings
- code compliance certificates issued
- 1657 dwellings were consented in May 2019.
- In the year ending May 2019, 13,881 dwellings were consented in the region.
- 35 per cent of new dwellings consented in May 2019 were houses, 28 per cent were apartments and 37 per cent were townhouses, flats, units, retirement village units, or other types of attached dwellings.
- 238 dwellings were consented on Housing New Zealand or Tāmaki Regeneration Company owned land in May 2019.
- 1582 dwellings consented in May 2019 were inside the RUB. Over the past 12 months, 94 per cent of new dwellings consented were inside the RUB.
- 29 per cent of dwellings consented were inside the 1500m walking catchments of the rapid transport network in May 2019.
- 1238 dwellings were ‘completed’ by having a Code Compliance Certificate (CCC) issued in May 2019.
- In the year ending May 2019, 10,107 dwellings had a CCC issued.
- 743 new residential parcels under 5000m2 were created in June 2019.
- In the past 12 months, 7671 new residential parcels under 5000m2 were created – an average of 639 each month.
- 691 new residential parcels of all sizes were created inside the RUB.
- Due to recent data release schedule change, May 2019 long-term migration and District Valuation sales data are not available.
- 28 per cent of residential properties sold in Auckland were purchased by first home owners in May 2019.
- 556 public housing applications have been housed in the March quarter 2019.
This month, two new sections are added to the housing report:
- Residential property buyer classification. – This dataset is developed by CoreLogic based on historical sales records back to Jan 2011.
- Public housing in the Auckland region. – This dataset measures public housing stock in Auckland and the number of applicants who are eligible for public housing and are on the public housing waiting list. This dataset is managed and distributed quarterly by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development. The next update is expected in October 2019.