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September 23rd, 2014

According to the latest data from online holiday rental marketplace, HomeAway, Inc., more than a third of enquiries made for holiday rentals in Spain during the summer were for Andalucía (36% of the total). Requests for holiday rentals in Valencia accounted for 19% of the online applications, followed by the ...

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September 23rd, 2014

Recent data published by the Ministry of Development revealed that the average price per square metre of urban land experienced an increase of 3.5% in the second quarter of 2014, compared to the first three months of the year, to stand at 146.4 euros per square metre. This is positive news ...

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September 22nd, 2014

According to data released last week by Spain’s Institute of Tourism, under the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism, low cost airlines carried 22.4 million passengers in the first eight months of the year, representing an increase of 10.3% over the same period last year. Traditional airline companies, meanwhile, handled over ...

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September 22nd, 2014

In a report released last week, the credit rating agency, Moody's, said that in their opinion, the recent signs of improvement being seen in the Spanish economy will not immediately translate into a sustainable increase in housing prices, but rather in a slowdown in their rapid decline. High unemployment, excess housing ...

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September 19th, 2014

According to the results of a study carried out by real estate search engine portal, Nuroa.es, which analysed everyday expenses in the major university cities in Spain, such as housing, public transport or menu of the day, it was revealed that Barcelona, Madrid and Valencia are the Spanish cities with ...

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September 19th, 2014

Data from the General Council of Notaries, which is for many the most reliable and closest to reality reference when it comes to the housing market in Spain, have again published negative figures for the month of July, both in the number of sales (-9.8%) as well as the prices ...

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September 18th, 2014

The number of persons employed in the eurozone grew by 0.2% during the second quarter of the year over the previous three months, while employment in Spain increased by 0.7%, quarter-on-quarter, according to data published last week by the European Commission statistics office, Eurostat. Meanwhile, in the whole of the European ...

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September 18th, 2014

The average price of rental housing fell by 0.7% in August over the same month in 2013, according to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) published by the National Statistics Institute on Friday. The adjustment is, however, one tenth lower than that of July (-0.8%). With this latest reduction, rental prices have ...

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September 17th, 2014

Behind Italy and France, Spain is the European country which gives their children the highest allowances, according to the survey entitled ‘Financial Empowerment in the Digital Age 2014’ prepared by the ING Group, from 12,000 interviews with Europeans. According to the survey, 75% of Spanish parents give their children an allowance, ...

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September 17th, 2014

According to statistics released by the Spanish Ministry of Development last week, home values fell by 2.9% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2014, to a price per square metre of 1,459.3 euros. This is the lowest recorded reduction since 2008, and all indications are that the discounts are coming ...

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September 16th, 2014

According to the latest Eurobarometer survey entitled 'Attitudes of European Citizens Towards the Environment', published last week by the European Commission, 59% of Spaniards say that they travel by public transport as much as possible, instead of by car, and value it as a daily measure in order to protect ...

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September 16th, 2014

The Most Popular Spanish Properties for Sale The Most Popular Spanish Rental Properties Home Sales Increased by 10.7% in July Year-on-Year Spanish Property News Recall - Looking back to 2005 Spain's Economic Competitiveness Improves Thanks to Reforms Housing Now Costs 41.8% Less Than in 2007 Number of New Companies Created Down 1.2% in July Families Return to ...

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September 16th, 2014

Provisional data published by the National Statistics Institute on Thursday last week indicated that home sales in Spain rose by 10.7% in July, over the same month of 2013, to a total of 28,583 transactions, driven by a surge in the second hand market. The year-on-year increase in July is the ...

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September 16th, 2014

Spanish Property News Recall - Looking back to 2005 Following with our editorial look into the past of the most important Kyero news of the past 10 years, today we're bringing you a selection of the most popular news from 2005. Back then some people were concerned about the negative effects ...

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September 15th, 2014

The Spanish economy has emerged from recession and returned to growth thanks to the far-reaching reforms implemented in the country, which have led to improvement in international competitiveness. This was the main conclusion of the 2014 Economic Survey of Spain, prepared by the OECD and presented in Madrid last week by ...

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