In July 2023, the total floor area permitted decreased by 43% compared to a year earlier, mainly due to a decline recorded for residential and industrial buildings

Total floor area of permitted buildings, by type of building
Last update: 09/07/2023

The number of dwellings to be built in the country continued to fall in July 2023, with 41% fewer dwellings planned in the capital and 19% fewer in rural areas than in the previous month

Number of dwellings to be built based on issued construction permits or on simple declarations
Last update: 09/07/2023

In the second quarter of 2023, the number of dwellings delivered in detached houses and multi-dwelling buildings was about a tenth lower than in the same period of the previous year

Number of dwellings built in new residential buildings per quarter
Last update: 08/03/2023

The pace of annual nominal housing price growth moderated and real housing prices fell further in the first quarter of 2023

Change in nominal and real housing prices*
Last update: 08/03/2023

In July 2023, the impact of the upcoming start of the school year was already being felt in the capital's rental market, with the share of apartments for rent rising in all district groups compared to the previous month

Proportion of dwellings for rent in Budapest
Last update: 09/07/2023

Real rents continued to rise in July 2023

HCSO‒ nominal and real rent indices
Last update: 08/31/2023