Economic focus on house prices, car sales

By Prashant Mehra
Updated January 2 2022 - 3:51am, first published 3:46am
Home prices have risen 22 per cent in 2021 - their strongest annual growth rate in 32 years.

The economic events diary will get off to a slow start in the first week of the new year, with major trade and jobs figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics only slated later this month.