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Fast Comment Norway — Modest housing price increase in March; close to Norges Bank's forecast

  1. Housing prices increased by 0.2 percent in March, close to Norges Bank's expectations
  2. Solid improvement in Oslo, but weaker trends elsewhere
  3. Some uncertainty remains, but we still believe the housing market has passed its trough

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Household debt growth continues to decline; below Norges Bank's estimates

  1. C2 at 6.3 percent in February vs. our estimate at 6.2 percent (consensus 6.1 percent)
  2. Upside surprise explained by non-financial corporations...
  3. ...but household debt growth has fallen even further; below Norges Bank's estimate

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Core inflation in March (Tuesday) and manufacturing output in February (Monday)

  1. CPI-ATE probably rose to 1.5 percent in March from 1.4 percent in February
  2. In line with central bank estimates
  3. Manufacturing output likely returned to growth in February

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Housing prices in March and credit indicator growth in February (due Thursday, April 5)

  1. Housing prices in March and C2 in February, due Thursday April 5
  2. We reiterate our assessment: soft landing
  3. Credit indicator growth probably picked up due to non-financial corporations

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Registered unemployment a touch higher than expected, but small changes over the past months

  1. Registered unemployment at 2.5 percent in March, unchanged from February
  2. A touch above market expectations at 2.4 percent
  3. Also a touch above NB, but deviation not significant

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Survey unemployment a touch lower in January; as widely expected

  1. LFS unemployment at 4.0 percent in January, down from 4.1 percent in December
  2. The outcome was as we and consensus expected
  3. Also well in line with Norges Bank

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no