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Iceland May Take Action to Stem Europe’s Fastest Housing Rally

  • Governor Asgeir Jonsson speaks in interview with Bloomberg
  • Housing costs have been a key driver of Icelandic inflation
Residential housing in Reykjavik, Iceland.

Residential housing in Reykjavik, Iceland.

Photographer: Paul Taggart/Bloomberg

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Iceland’s central bank may introduce new measures next month to try to rein in Europe’s fastest house-price rally, according to Governor Asgeir Jonsson.