Building permits issued newly constructed houses in Belgium 1996-2018

This statistic shows the total building permits issued in Belgium for newly constructed houses from 1996 to 2018. In 2018, approximately 62,400 permits were issued in Belgium specifically for the construction of houses. In May 2019, the confidence indicator of the construction sector in Belgium reached a level of approximately -1.6. This was lower than the European average.

Between the fourth quarter of 2017 and the third quarter of 2018, the house price index of Belgium increased from 153 to 157, whilst the indices of Luxembourg and the Netherlands increased from 162 to 166 and 109 to 117 respectively in the same period.

Total number of building permits issued for newly constructed houses in Belgium from 1996 to 2018*

Number of building permits issued
201862,419
2017 50,364
2016 50,977
2015 46,181
2014 54,903
2013 49,141
2012 46,813
2011 44,360
2010 50,545
2009 45,867
2008 53,106
2007 54,096
2006 61,158
2005 59,384
2004 52,230
2003 45,096
2002 42,156
2001 41,277
2000 42,913
1999 45,720
1998 37,893
1997 49,927
1996 48,524
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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

Belgium

Survey time period

1996 to 2018

Supplementary notes

The numbers provided concern houses only (in Dutch: "woningen").

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