Information from the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC) indicated that the overall residential property price index for November 2020 – January 2021 decreased by 0.4% over the previous period (October – December 2020) to 267.7. The index for the Macao Peninsula (267.4) fell by 0.5%, while that for Taipa & Coloane (268.6) held steady from the previous period.
The index for existing residential units (286.3) went down by 0.2%; the index for those in the Macao Peninsula (279.5) dropped by 0.5%, while the index for those in Taipa & Coloane (314.9) rose by 1.0%. Analysed by age of building, the index for residential units of buildings over 20 years old dipped by 0.8%, whereas the index for those between 6 and 10 years old grew by 1.4%. Meanwhile, the index for pre-sale residential units (289.6) decreased by 0.2%.
The indices for residential units with a usable floor area of 100 square metres or more and for those with a floor area between 75 and 99.9 square metres fell by 1.0% and 0.5% respectively, while the index for residential units with a floor area of less than 50 square metres stayed steady from the previous period.
(Statistics and Census Service)
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