Building approvals and home finance commitments both increased in Tasmania in January, according to figures released this morning.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics released both its building approvals & building finance figures for January today.
The number of building approvals in January in trend terms in Tasmania increase 1.6 per cent, the ABS says.
Meanwhile, housing finance also jumped 0.8 per cent in trend terms in January to $873 million compared with $866 million in December 2014.
Reported on the Examiner website 11/3/15