Housing Starts in the United Kingdom decreased to 35660 units in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 46930 units in the third quarter of 2018. Housing Starts in the United Kingdom averaged 38444.51 units from 1978 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 69520 units in the second quarter of 1978 and a record low of 16420 units in the fourth quarter of 2008.

Housing Starts in the United Kingdom is expected to be 43220.00 units by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Housing Starts in the United Kingdom to stand at 41420.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Housing Starts is projected to trend around 46750.00 units in 2020, according to our econometric models.

United Kingdom Housing Starts
Forecast Data Chart
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.

United Kingdom Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Starts 35660.00 46930.00 69520.00 16420.00 units [+]
Construction Output 3.20 3.20 24.00 -19.20 percent [+]
Housing Index 765.82 757.32 766.90 96.10 Index Points [+]
Mortgage Approvals 62.34 65.34 151.80 26.33 Thousand [+]
Mortgage Applications 39980.00 39207.00 92331.00 17562.00 Units [+]
Construction Pmi 50.50 49.70 64.60 27.80 [+]
Construction Orders -10.50 -31.40 37.40 -43.90 percent [+]
Home Ownership Rate 65.00 63.40 73.30 63.40 percent [+]

United Kingdom Housing Starts

This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Housing Starts - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Housing Starts - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
35660.00 46930.00 69520.00 16420.00 1978 - 2018 units Quarterly
Volume, NSA

Country Last Previous
Canada 235.46 Apr/19
France 33000.00 Mar/19
Japan 10.00 Mar/19
Russia 5.60 Mar/19
Spain 0.86 Dec/18
Turkey 8334.00 Dec/18
United Kingdom 35660.00 Dec/18
United States 1235.00 Apr/19