The cost of keeping a roof over your head increased in December, but prices for furnishing your abode and acquiring that new electronic gizmo dropped.
The consumer price index rose 0.1% in the December quarter and was up 1.6% from a year earlier.
Economist Brad Olsen from Infometrics joins James Colman on First@Five to discuss new inflation figures.
Listen to the full interview with Brad Olsen above.
First@Five with James Coleman, weekdays from 5am- 6am on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the ROVA app on Android and iPhone.