Housing price index

Last updated 18/03/2021 - 12:46

Housing prices are increasing in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area

The prices of old housing company dwellings grew quite considerably in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area and the entire country during the last quarter of the year. The price increase was especially sharp in Helsinki and Espoo, whereas growth was slower in Vantaa, the KUUMA municipalities and rest of the country where dwelling prices increased only slightly and even decreased in some cases.

Differences in dwelling price development in the Helsinki region

There are considerable differences in the development of dwelling prices also within the Helsinki region. Over a period of five years, the prices of old flats have increased the most in Helsinki. In Helsinki, there has been an increase of 22 per cent, in Espoo 10.5 per cent and in Vantaa 3 per cent. Over a period of five years, the prices of old flats in the KUUMA municipalities have even decreased, but during the past year prices have again increased by one per cent.