Existing home sale prices keep rising

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For more than half a year the prices of existing homes have been higher than in the same month in 2013.

According to Statistics Netherlands, in October existing homes were 2.2 percent more expensive than in October 2013. This is a slightly higher price increase than in September.

On Monday the Land Registry announced that they have registered 14,353 sold homes in October. That is an increase of 45 percent compared to October 2013. In the first ten months of this year, 116,550 homes changed owners, nearly 39 percent more than in the same period in 2013.