Swedish home prices fall for fourth straight month in July

Swedish home prices fall for fourth straight month in July

STOCKHOLM, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Swedish home prices fell for the fourth month in a row in July, data published on Tuesday showed, amid deepening gloom about the economy and worries over inflation and rising interest rates.

Home prices fell 2.9% in July from June, figures from Valueguard's HOX Index showed. Prices were down 2.6% from the same month in 2021.


Reporting by Simon Johnson; editing by Niklas Pollard