Stockholm apartment fraudster targeted foreigners in rental scam

Stockholm apartment fraudster targeted foreigners in rental scam

A 26-year-old man who tricked more than a dozen people into paying thousands of kronor in rent for apartment contracts that did not exist has been jailed – and forced to repay the deposits.

Accommodation 101: How to rent an apartment in Sweden
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Accommodation 101: How to rent an apartment in Sweden

‘Sweden needs 600,000 new homes by 2025,’ top housing agency says

‘Sweden needs 600,000 new homes by 2025,’ top housing agency says

Apartment prices continue to fall in Sweden

Apartment prices continue to fall in Sweden

Here’s how much it costs to rent an apartment in Sweden’s biggest cities

Here’s how much it costs to rent an apartment in Sweden’s biggest cities

Swedish star Lykke Li sells her bohemian chic Stockholm apartment: in pictures

Swedish star Lykke Li sells her bohemian chic Stockholm apartment: in pictures

In Pictures: Look inside this perfect Swedish island home

In Pictures: Look inside this perfect Swedish island home

‘My tenant turned my home into a brothel’

‘My tenant turned my home into a brothel’

‘I feel like I’m living in a grave!’

‘I feel like I’m living in a grave!’

Swede turns one krona church into dream home

Swede turns one krona church into dream home

Swedish city apartment buyers in ‘trouble’ zone

Swedish city apartment buyers in ‘trouble’ zone

Sweden’s best beautiful bargain property spots

Sweden’s best beautiful bargain property spots

One in five flats sold before public viewings

One in five flats sold before public viewings

Housing boost plan revealed by coalition

Housing boost plan revealed by coalition

Flashy apartment block dazzles angry residents

Flashy apartment block dazzles angry residents

Homeowners fear new repayment rules

Homeowners fear new repayment rules

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Malmö man in hot water over blue curtains

Owner-occupied apartment proposal moves forward

Owner-occupied apartment proposal moves forward

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Swedish apartments sold like hot cakes in 2007

House prices rise as cost of apartments falls

House prices rise as cost of apartments falls

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Immigrants key to new housing law’s success

Immigrants key to new housing law’s success

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Housing prices surge despite money worries

Swedish flat prices continue upward climb

Swedish flat prices continue upward climb

Containers proposed as student housing solution

Containers proposed as student housing solution

Swedish apartment prices continue to fall

Swedish apartment prices continue to fall

Massive increase in flats for sale

Massive increase in flats for sale

Stockholm’s ‘smallest’ flat for sale at 1.2 million

Stockholm’s ‘smallest’ flat for sale at 1.2 million

Students compete to rent Sweden’s ‘smallest’ flat

Students compete to rent Sweden’s ‘smallest’ flat

One dead, 70 homeless after Gothenburg blaze

One dead, 70 homeless after Gothenburg blaze

Sweden’s ‘cosiest’ summer house for sale

Sweden’s ‘cosiest’ summer house for sale

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Couple guilty of trying to burn parents alive

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Two dead following mystery Stockholm blast

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Fraudsters trick 27 into paying for same flat

Stockholm enlists Ikea to ease housing crunch

Stockholm enlists Ikea to ease housing crunch

Stockholm rents soar after new subletting law

Stockholm rents soar after new subletting law

Illegal rentals thrive in Stockholm flat crunch

Illegal rentals thrive in Stockholm flat crunch

‘Sweden next in line for housing market crash’

‘Sweden next in line for housing market crash’

‘Sweden must avoid long-term housing bubble’: EU

‘Sweden must avoid long-term housing bubble’: EU

How to navigate Sweden’s crazy rental market
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How to navigate Sweden’s crazy rental market