An article in our book written by Alexander Ståhle, public space researcher at Spacescape. Stockholm is one of the fastest growing cities in Europe. In a study in 2011 and 2012 the housing and office market was analysed in Sweden. The goal was to explore how spatial variables from regional to local level affect the demand for housing and offices. Read more about the study in the article.
“Access to public transport affects apartment and housing prices and also office rents, qualifying the increase of transit-oriented developments and new subways and commuter lines. Surprisingly, car accessibility does not affect apartment and office values, and it has only a marginal impact on house prices.”