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Swedish housing market fights off tighter rules amid rally

Data suggests regulator's amortisation requirement in June seems to have had only limited impact in cooling market

Households expect the value of their homes to increase, an analyst says.


SWEDISH housing price gains accelerated last month as the red-hot market fought off measures that are forcing homeowners to pay down their mortgages faster.

Apartment prices jumped 3 per cent in September, following a one per cent gain in August and a decline of one per...