"Tennislegendaren Björn Borg, reveals that he later in the year, will retire from the sport. Hylands hörna broadcast for the last time. 16-year-old Carola Häggkvist wins the Eurovision song contest with the song Stranger. It was 1983 – the same year that a tenant stood in the Stockholm housing queue. Now the person has got an apartment – which is a new record, writing in the Middle."
"Closer to 640 000 people to-day stand in the queue for housing in the Stockholm region and snittväntetiden in the county is ten years. The wait, however, differs greatly between municipalities and can be much longer."
"in 2017 was one of the väntetidslistan 34 years for a one bedroom apartment on Södermalm. But in July were 91 kvadrats fyrarummare, also on Södermalm, to a person who waited 35 years and 4 months."