Housing in Sweden: useful links
16 Aug 2010, 13:01
Published: 16 Aug 2010 13:01 GMT+02:00
Looking for somewhere to lay your weary head? The Local has put together a list of some of the most useful sites when searching for accommodation in Sweden:
Residensportalen. Over 3,000 sublets available, both corporate and private, from small city apartments to large family homes.
Andrahand.se. List of sublets available for rent. Swedish only.
Bytalyn.com. Another online resource for second-hand rentals. Some services are free, but it costs 189 SEK for one month of full access. Swedish only.
The Local's Noticeboard enables you to search for accommodation, advertise available apartments or rooms and put out appeals for available apartments. All over Sweden.
The Swedish Student Accommodation Association runs this useful site to help students search for accommodation in all Swedish university towns and cities.
Studentstaden. Student housing agency in Uppsala.
Stifelsen Stockholms Studentbostäder. Student housing agency in Stockholm.
List of student housing agencies around Sweden. Swedish only.
Studentlya.nu. Second hand rentals for students.
Annonstorget at Stockholm University. Look for 'bostäder uthyres.' (Many universities and colleges have similar bulletin boards with housing listings).
Blocket.se. Classifieds giant and Sweden's answer to e-bay. Click on 'bostad.' (Swedish only)
Dagens Nyheter.Click on 'bostad' in the top navigation bar. Then scroll down to 'Leta bland privatannonserna' (search private listings) and 'uthyres.' Swedish only.
Eniro.se. Scroll down to 'Bostäder.' Swedish only.
Useful list of links in English from 'Aussies in Sweden.' A few of the links are broken, but a great place to start.
Aftonbladet's list of housing links. Swedish only.