The social housing system for asylum seekers in Iceland is under a lot of strain.
Iceland’s society and housing minister says her government is actively investigating implementing new rules to limit rent increases on homes. She says authorities need to react to the problems faced by renters and says she wants to cap rents.
Overwhelmed by the prospect of high mortgage payments, a young, Icelandic couple decides it can't afford to buy an apartment.
House prices in Iceland are not unreasonably high. This is the assessment of Landsbankinn, in a new report published yesterday.