Bern Real Estate Market (Apr 2021)

Bern or Berne is the de facto capital of Switzerland, referred to by the Swiss as their Bundesstadt, or "federal city". With a population of 142,656, Bern is the fifth-most populous city in Switzerland. The Bern agglomeration, which includes 36 municipalities, had a population of 406,900 in 2014. The metropolitan area had a population of 660,000 in 2000. Bern is also the capital of the canton of Bern, the second-most populous of Switzerland's cantons. More from Wikipedia

Also check out neighboring communities of Bern where ImmoMapper has analyzed the real estate market such as Köniz , Muri bei Bern , Wohlen bei Bern , Zollikofen , Ittigen , Ostermundigen , and Neuenegg .

CHF 1,550

  Median rent

CHF 24.65

  Median Rent per m²

CHF 875,000

  Median Listing Price

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Rental Market Trends for Bern

Housing market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Here are the most recent numbers compiled by ImmoMapper as of March 2021:

  • Rents in Bern are on average higher than rents in Canton of Bern where the median is CHF 1,461. They are lower than the Swiss median which is CHF 1,595.
  • The median rent price in Bern is CHF 1,550 per month and declined 1% from 12 months ago when it was CHF 1,560.

Median rent

Trends for median rent

Trend for median rent per m²

No. Rooms Change over the previous year 3 months ago 1 year ago
1 – 1.5 rooms CHF 977 +2%   CHF 959 CHF 955
2 – 2.5 rooms CHF 1,425 +0%   CHF 1,420 CHF 1,418
3 – 3.5 rooms CHF 1,665 -1%   CHF 1,649 CHF 1,686
4 – 4.5 rooms CHF 2,293 +1%   CHF 2,236 CHF 2,280
5 – 5.5 rooms CHF 2,957 -5%   CHF 2,870 CHF 3,125
All CHF 1,550 -1%   CHF 1,530 CHF 1,560

Some metrics may be missing if there is not enough data for a reliable calculation.

Property Market Trends for Bern

ImmoMapper has compiled the most recent numbers as of March 2021 for the Bern property market:

  • Property prices in Bern are on average higher than prices in Canton of Bern where the median is CHF 755,000. They are higher than the Swiss median which is CHF 805,000.
  • The median offered price for apartment and houses in Bern is CHF 875,000 and rose 27% from 12 months ago when it was CHF 690,000.

Median price

Trends for median property price

Trend for median price per m²

No. Rooms Change over the previous year 3 months ago 1 year ago
All CHF 875,000 +27%   CHF 740,000 CHF 690,000

Some metrics may be missing if there is not enough data for a reliable calculation.

Disclaimer

ImmoMapper's real estate market statistics are updated monthly. Statistics are only given when the sample size is large enough to keep the statistical error small and the calculated values meaningful.

All data are provided for general use only and are not guaranteed to be correct or complete. Conclusions drawn from, or actions undertaken on the basis of, such data and information are the sole responsibility of the user.

Special case: Counting of rooms in Canton of Geneva

Rooms are counted differently in Canton of Geneva from the rest of Switzerland. In Canton of Geneva the kitchen counts as a room whereas in the rest of Switzerland it does not. This means that a 2.5-rooms apartment in Zurich would be advertised as a 3.5-rooms apartment in Geneva.

To make apartments and houses comparable and statistics consistent across Switzerland ImmoMapper corrects for this by counting a 3.5-rooms apartment in Geneva in the "2-2.5" rooms category and similarly for all homes in Canton of Geneva.

Sources: [1], [2]


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