Elsewhere in Finland, prices rose by 4 per cent year-on-year in the second quarter. Prices fell the most in Satakunta, North Karelia and Kainuu
Of the old In the second quarter of the year, prices of share housing in the Greater Helsinki area rose by 6.5 per cent and in the rest of Finland by 4 per cent year-on-year, says Statistics Finland.
In the second quarter of the year, prices of new share housing rose by 9.4 per cent in the Greater Helsinki area and by 3.6 per cent in the rest of Finland compared with the corresponding period last year.
Compared to last year, the prices of old share housing rose the most in Kymenlaakso, Päijät-Häme and Lapland in the second quarter. Prices fell the most in Satakunta, North Karelia and Kainuu.
Compared to last year, the prices of new properties rose the most in Vantaa, Espoo and Helsinki.
Of the old According to preliminary data, the price per square meter of share housing was EUR 4,107 in the Greater Helsinki area and EUR 2,207 in the whole country.
Home sales through real estate agents were 55 percent higher in the second quarter than a year ago. Quarterly statistics show about 70 percent of the most recent trades.
Data for new equity housing are based on purchase price data reported by major developers and real estate agents. The numbers of old share apartments sold through real estate agents are based on the data of the price monitoring service of the Finnish Real Estate Federation. As a general rule, this information is not specified retrospectively.