Data sources

House Price South Africa uses ABSA house prices which are based on the total purchase price of all houses (including all improvements) for which loan applications were approved by ABSA Bank. Houses of which the prices exceed R3 500 000 in 2011 have been excluded from the calculations. Prices are smoothed for all houses between 80m² and 400m².

Interest rates are sourced from SARB website.

Stats SA
Inflation figures are sourced from Stats SA website.

Average residential rent information is sourced from TPN.

UN Data
Population figures are sourced from UN published material.

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