Published: 28 September 2017

Prices of dwellings in housing companies rose in August

According to Statistics Finland’s preliminary data, prices of dwellings in old blocks of flats and terraced houses went up by 0.7 per cent in the whole country from July to August. In Greater Helsinki, prices rose by 1.1 per cent and in the rest of the country by 0.3 per cent. Compared with the corresponding period of the previous year, prices grew by 1.4 per cent in the whole country. Prices went up by 2.6 per cent in Greater Helsinki and by 0.3 per cent in the rest of Finland from the previous year.

Development of prices of old dwellings in housing companies by month, index 2010=100

Development of prices of old dwellings in housing companies by month, index 2010=100

In August 2017, the average price per square metre of an old dwelling in a housing company was EUR 2,321 in the whole country, EUR 3,689 in Greater Helsinki and EUR 1,708 elsewhere in the country.

When the monthly statistics on prices of dwellings in housing companies are published, they cover approximately 50 per cent of all transactions made in the latest statistical month. The monthly data become revised during the following months so that the final data for the year are published in the release concerning the first quarter of the following year. Further information about data revisions can be found in separate tables.


Source: Prices of dwellings in housing companies, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Petri Kettunen 029 551 3558, Elina Vuorio 029 551 3385, asuminen.hinnat@stat.fi

Director in charge: Sami Saarikivi

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Revisions in these statistics

Updated 28.9.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Prices of dwellings in housing companies [e-publication].
ISSN=2323-8801. August 2017. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.10.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ashi/2017/08/ashi_2017_08_2017-09-28_tie_001_en.html

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