Global Property Guide

Financial Information for Residential Property Buyers

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Vanuatu 19.07%
Solomon Is. 19.06%
Fiji 10.63%
Tonga 10.55%
Kiribati 8.44%
Micronesia 6.78%
New Zealand 2.00%
Australia -2.51%
Samoa -3.55%
PNG -5.38%
 

Pacific: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse


Source: Calculated using figures from The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal

Statistics for the Pacific Region. The bright spots in the Pacific are Australia and New Zealand, both countries which publish excellent house price statistics, as well as very good general economics statistics.