Never before has there been so much of a difference between buyers and sellers, who believe in the fall of, respectively, the rise in prices in the Köparbarometern, which bostadsannonssajten Hemnet making each and every month.
" in this most recent investigation is changing. Usually, we go to the beginning of the month, " said Staffan Tell, a spokesperson for Hemnet.
This is the barometer was carried out between the 15th and the 17th of march, then from Sunday to Tuesday of this week. More than 700 buyers, has been given to the question: what do you think the house prices develop, where you live, in the next 6 months?
the thought of a fall in prices, as against 16 per cent who thought the opposite. At the beginning of march, the figures were 33 to 16 per cent.
The next survey to have been in the past for such large differences is in december 2017 at the latest. Then, after a drop in prices in the autumn, in particular in the greater Stockholm region, the gap was 44 per cent, to 18.
It's hard to see other than the significant change this time around is as a result of the coronavirus, and its impact on the economy. The barometer is a gauge that indicates that it's going to be a slower pace in the housing market. It will usually take some time before the seller accepts a lower price range, at the same time, as a lot of buyers don't think they're in a hurry.<