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What is the average house price in Stockholm & Sweden?

Oct 17, 2017 anne_pihl
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Wondering about relocating to Sweden or perhaps you’ve already moved and are considering taking your first step on the Swedish property market? This article gives you all the latest figures on Swedish house prices and shows how much prices vary between different Stockholm neighbourhoods and how Stockholm prices compare with the rest of the country.

Stockholm house prices by municipality

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Source: Svensk Mäklarstatistik. Figures published 13 October 2017
Note: Municipalities with low house sales volumes are devoid of price change info

Map of Stockholm municipalities

The map below shows the municipalities included in the Greater Stockholm Area (Stockholms Län), as detailed in the price tables above.  This encompasses not just close lying suburbs such as Solna, Lidingö and Danderyd but also areas over an hours drive from Stockholm city centre.

Stockholms kommun

What are the cheapest and most expensive areas to buy a house in Stockholm?

The top three most expensive municipalities are Lidingö, Solna and Danderyd. Norrtälje is the municipality with the lowest house prices in the Greater Stockholm Area followed by Nykvarn and Södertälje respectively. Generally speaking, the further out you go from the city centre, the more you will get for your money. Proximity to water also carries a premium, which explains the high prices on the suburban island of Lidingö. Österåker currently leads the field for the highest price increase over a 12 month period with an increase of 15%. Upplands Väsby was the only area with a negative price development of -1.9%.

What is the average price of a house in Sweden?

The national average  price of a house in Sweden is currently 3 034 000 SEK or 24 908 SEK per metre squared. Based on these latest figures, the average price of a house in the Greater Stockholm Area at 5 621 000 SEK is 46% more expensive than the national Swedish average and considerably higher than prices in both the Greater Gothenburg Area and the Greater Malmö Area.

How do Stockholm house prices compare with other major Swedish cities? 

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Source: Svensk Mäklarstatistik. Figures published 13 October 2017

Need more information?

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you need more detailed information about house or apartment prices for any specific area in Sweden. You may also be interested in availing of our home finding services or property consultation service. You can read more about our consultation service in our article New in Sweden and interested in getting a mortgage?

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Relocate to Sweden provides expert advice and hands-on help for companies recruiting internationally or transferring staff to Sweden. We help your international recruits with the entire relocation process including immigration, home finding, tax consultancy, registration with Swedish authorities, schools, health care, language and intercultural training. Email us at info@relocatetosweden.com or call us on +46 8 361011 if you would like help. You can also read more about our relocation services at www.relocatetosweden.com 

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