Number of dwellings sold or transferred reached 1,241 '000 in 2017 in France, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 12.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of dwellings sold or transferred in France reached an all time high of 1,241 '000 in 2017 and an all time low of 498 '000 in 1992. When compared to France's main peers, number of dwellings sold or transferred in Belgium amounted to 126 '000, 564 '000 in Germany, 542 '000 in Italy and 532 '000 in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 4th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of number of dwellings sold or transferred.
A dwelling is a separate and independent place of abode intended for habitation by a single household, or one not intended for habitation but occupied as living quarters by a household at the time of the census.