Norway: housing construction costs up by 3.3%

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Updated Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:23:25 GMT

In Norway, housing construction costs increased by 3.3% from December 2013 to December 2014, according to data from the Norwegian statistical office (SSB). Material costs increased by 4% and labour costs by 3%.

The costs for construction of detached houses were up by 3.6%, and for blocks of flats by 2.7%.