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An error was identified in ‘The Index for row houses for Nord-Norge' for the period 2nd 2012 - 1st quarter 2014. This also affected the total figures. Updated figures for this period are available in StatBank .
House prices up 3.4 per cent
House prices are almost unchanged since the last quarter, but increased on average by 3.4 per cent from the third quarter of 2013 to the third quarter of 2014.
|2nd quarter 2014 - 3rd quarter 2014||3rd quarter 2013 - 3rd quarter 2014|
|The whole country||0.1||3.4|
|Oslo including Bærum||1.4||4.5|
|Akershus excluding Bærum||1.4||2.9|
|Hedmark and Oppland||-3.1||0.8|
|Agder and Rogaland excluding Stavanger||-1.7||2.4|
|Vestlandet excluding Bergen||-2.4||2.0|
|Trøndelag exluding Trondheim||-1.4||2.1|
The prices of detached houses and flats in blocks increased by 3.9 and 3.4 per cent respectively. The corresponding increase in prices for small houses was 2.8 per cent.
The house prices in Northern Norway had the highest increase compared to the same quarter last year, by 7.7 per cent. Stavanger was the only region with a decrease in house prices, by 0.9 per cent.
From the second to the third quarter this year the house prices increased by 0.1 per cent. The prices of flats in blocks and small houses increased by 1.5 and 0.5 per cent respectively, while the prices of detached houses decreased by 0.6 per cent in the third quarter.
A total of 21 884 house sales were used in the index calculations for the third quarter of 2014.