New home sales in Australia rose for a second consecutive month in June, due to a surge in multi- units dwelling sales, the Housing Industry Association (HIA) said on Monday.
The HIA New Home Sales report showed a 2.8 percent rise in June.
The report found that national detached house sales increased by 0.7 percent in June following a decline of 2.0 percent in May.
However, multi-unit sales in June jumped 15.7 percent.
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