Home Page Home Page

 About Sweden

Photo of Drottningholm Palace, Sweden

About Sweden - House / Home For Sale - For Rent
Real Estate - Properties in Sweden - Vacation Rentals

If you are looking for a house / home for sale or
for rent in Sweden use the buttons below:


Property Search

Add YOur Property



Tourist Overview: The largest of the Scandinavian countries, Sweden offers many opportunities for cultural and outdoor activities. If you need rest from the hectic city life, just leave for the countryside, and vast forests, 90,000 lakes, mountains and the beautiful sea await you.

Map of Sweden<<<--- Map of Sweden

Sweden's three great cities, Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmo, display three distinctly different characters. The capital Stockholm is beautiful, hi-tech oriented and full of history. This present day capital is surrounded by its predecessors Uppsala, Birka, Nykoping and Sigtuna. Famous is the trip by steaming-boat across the Gota Kanal (the Blue Ribbon of Sweden) that connects Gothenburg with Stockholm. In the south the more industrial Gothenburg at the western "front side" of Sweden is the industrial heart of the country. The city is dominated by the large international port. Malmo in the south is cozier and has a more common touch. This city is an easy daytrip from Copenhagen in Denmark. Sweden's great and vastly unspoiled nature is very diverse and offers you new and unexpected beautiful views every time you visit it again. The south has warm and sandy beaches, an open rural landscape with beautiful manors and patches of woods.

In the central part, the coast is dominated by thousands of small islands, the skerries, consisting of more or less bare rocks carved and polished by the latest glaciation. The landscape becomes more and more dominated by the woods, spotted with many lakes and smaller agricultural areas. The further to the north you move, the more the woods take over.

Location: Northern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, Kattegat, and Skagerrak, between Finland and Norway

Size: slightly larger than California, United States of America

Climate: temperate in south with cold, cloudy winters and cool, partly cloudy summers; subarctic in north

Terrain: mostly flat or gently rolling lowlands; mountains in west

We have provided useful links to neighbourhood information, maps, schools information, virtual tour and property video websites.

Regions: Sweden is divided into the following regions: Blekinge Dalarnas Gavleborg Gotland Halland Jamtland Jonkoping Kalmar Kronoberg Norrbotten Orebro Ostergotland Skane Sodermanland Stockholm Unknown Region Uppsala Varmland Vasterbotten Vasternorrland Vastmanland Vastra Gotaland

Real Estate:

To search for all types of real estate including houses or homes in Sweden use the Search/Add tab above. Real Estate Agents in Sweden can be found by clicking the Agents tab above and searching our extensive database of residential & commercial real estate agents and new homes builders. General mortgage information is available but we recommend you obtain a specific mortgage quote before proceeding with your purchase. If you have property to sell or rent in Sweden you can advertise it on propertyworld.com free. With hundreds of thousands of real estate listings around the world no site goes further.

Please view a selection of our featured real estate agents.

Real Estate Requirements: If you would like us to send your Sweden real estate requirements to suitable agents please use the Send My Requirements form.

Portions of this material are licensed under the Creative Commons License, and originated from World66.com.
For more information see: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0

 

Location Map of Sweden

Location Map of Sweden

 

Can't find what you're looking for? Try Google Search!
Google


World Real Estate News


Turkish homes set to delight overseas investors Turkish homes set to delight overseas investors
Last year proved very successful for residential property in Turkey according to several recent reports.

Published: 14-Mar-14

Housing market builds in New Zealand Housing market builds in New Zealand
Good news for the home construction industry in New Zealand as official figures show that new dwelling consents are at its highest level for seven years.

Published: 13-Mar-14
 
Bank of England leaves rate unchanged Bank of England leaves rate unchanged
Yesterday’s meeting of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee resulted in no change to the record low official interest rate of 0.5 per cent.

Published: 07-Mar-14
 
NI homes market steadily improving NI homes market steadily improving
Recovery is continuing to spread across the residential property market of Northern Ireland and UK property experts are more confident for future gains.

Published: 07-Mar-14
 
Sydney auction success marches on Sydney auction success marches on
Last weekend’s auction results show the strength of demand for residential property in Sydney.

Published: 07-Mar-14
 
More than 1 million UK homes sold in 2013 More than 1 million UK homes sold in 2013
Official figures show how more than a million homes changed hands last year across the UK property market.

Published: 06-Mar-14
 
Home buyer interest surge in Portugal Home buyer interest surge in Portugal
Perhaps as a result of lower property prices there are signs of improvement in the market for residential property in Portugal.

Published: 06-Mar-14

Self-build projects under review in UK Self-build projects under review in UK
Now that the UK property market appears to be back on the road to recovery the Government plan further help for the self-build sector of the housing market.

Published: 18-Oct-13

New trend for holiday homes in Bulgaria New trend for holiday homes in Bulgaria
Buying property in Bulgaria has been a popular choice for many foreigners keen to buy a holiday home on the black sea coast and now it seems to be attracting more native buyers.

Published: 18-Oct-13

Dubai property prices rising too quickly Dubai property prices rising too quickly
The price of residential property to buy in Dubai has climbed by a massive 22 per cent during the twelve months and experts warn of bubble territory.

Published: 18-Oct-13

FTB’s move in across Scotland FTB’s move in across Scotland
Local agents in the Scottish sector of the UK property market have reported a considerable increase in the number of first time buyers looking to join the UK property ladder.

Published: 17-Oct-13

 


World Guide

In addition to our informative Property News section we have also created a comprehensive World Guide with useful information about, and interesting photographs of, popular destinations worldwide.

 

 

 

 

 

 


   Can't find what you're looking for? Try Google Search!
Google
 
Home  |  About Us  |  Property News  |  Useful Links  |  Data Feeds  |  Property Listings  |  Site Map  |  Help  |  Privacy  |  Terms & Conditions
Copyright © 2005 - 2014 PropertyWorld.com Designed and developed by MSO.net