The Rental Market in Sweden
Our member association in Sweden is Hyresgästföreningen. Please see contact information in the right column. You can also see the brochure An Introduction to the Swedish Union of Tenants. This website serves as a portal for anyone looking for information about the Swedish housing market in general and the rental market in particular. Most of the publications are based on outside sources and the views expressed are the sole responsibility of each author (and contributor).
The Private Rental Sector in Sweden
For more information about the private rental sector in Sweden, please download our PDF-file about the private rental sector in Sweden.
Reports and Publications
- An Introduction to the Swedish Union of Tenants
Published by Hyresgästföreningen, 2022.
- History About Public Housing in Sweden
- Analyse av Nordisk Husleielovgivning
Oxford Research (in Norweigan) 2011.
- Balance Between Landlord and Tenant?
“A comparision of the rent regukation in the private rental sector in five countries”. By Marietta Haffner, Marja Elsinga and Joris Hoekstra, 2007.
- Boendesituationen i Europa
Published by Statistics Sweden (SCB), 2011 (in Swedish).
- Housing and housing policy in the Nordic Countries
2004, 328 pages
Published by the Nordic Council of Ministers: www.norden.org
Edited by Mr Martti Lujanen
ISBN: 92-893-1027-8, or contact IUT Secretariat
- National Report for Sweden
By Olivia Bååth.
- Social Housing in Europe
Published bu the Swedish Institute for Eurpean Policy Studies, 2015.
- Swedish Rental housing System Could be Reformed Following EU Complaint
By Public Finance, 2006.
- Tenants’ Rights and Responsibilites
- The EU-case of Swedish Rents
Published by Hyresgästföreningen.
- The Swedish Model – up till now
Published by the Global Tenant, 2013.
- Questions and Answers about Tenant-Owned Apartments
Published by JM, one of the leading developers of housing and residential areas in the Nordic region with operations focusing on new production of homes in attractive locations, 2013.
Tenant Links About Sweden
- Official Information About Living in Sweden
- SABO – the Swedish Association of Public Housing Companies
- Housing Internal – Information and History about the Swedish Rental Market