Articles tagged as: house prices

December 22nd, 2014

According to the 'Balance 2014' report published by property portal, fotocasa.es, housing prices in Spain are likely to close the year with a year-on-year decline of 6%, which is around three points less than the decline registered in 2013, of close to 9%. Unlike last year, none of Spain’s regions will ...

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December 12th, 2014

According to real estate appraiser Tinsa’s General IMIE index, housing prices in Spain broke the tendency towards stabilisation they have been demonstrating in recent months, and stood at 1,316 points in November, which represents a year-on-year fall of 6.3%, more than two points over the 4.2% year-on-year decline registered in ...

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December 2nd, 2014

The average price of private housing in Spain stood at 1,455.8 euros/m2 in the third quarter of 2014, representing a year-on-year decrease of 2.6%. All regions registered price declines, according to data from the Ministry of Public Works, with the most pronounced being registered in Navarre (-7.5%), Extremadura (-5.5%) and ...

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November 28th, 2014

Buying property for the purpose of renting it out is now more profitable than before the crisis, according to the results of a study carried out by property portal, fotocasa.es, based on the latest report of house prices for sale and for rent in October. The data shows that buy-to-rent ...

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November 14th, 2014

The price of housing in Spain is continuing to fall, according to the Tinsa General IMIE Index for October. This stood at 1,337 points, representing an annual decline of 4.2% and a return to price levels this indicator showed at the beginning of the summer of 2003. The pace of ...

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November 12th, 2014

According to a recent study conducted by property appraisal company, TecniTasa, Madrid's Calle Serrano is the most expensive street in Spain, with prices registering increases of close to 4% since last year, bringing the price per square metre to around 10,900 euros. In second position in the rankings of the most ...

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November 6th, 2014

The Bank of Spain’s latest Financial Stability Report, the institution’s six-monthly publication which analyses the evolution of the risk, solvency and profitability of deposit institutions, finds that the adjustment in the Spanish property market is nearing its completion, and even corroborates some other organisations' statistics, which are already pointing to ...

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November 4th, 2014

According to the latest monthly report released by www.pisos.com on house selling prices, prices are still falling month-by-month. The property portal’s report notes that resale housing in Spain registered an average price of 1,574 euros per square metre in October 2014. Compared to October 2013, this represents a decline of ...

Continue reading Price of Resale Housing Fell by 9.19% Y-o-Y in October

October 23rd, 2014

The price of housing in Spain is still above the historical average, according to the House Price-to-Income ratio used by the International Monetary Fund in their quarterly Global Housing Watch report. According to this ratio (updated to the second quarter of 2014), the price of housing in Spain stands at 15% ...

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October 21st, 2014

The various organisations’ statistics on housing values in Spain continues to confuse as, over the last week, the Sociedad de Tasación, Tecnocasa or Eurostat have talked about either a stagnation in housing prices or even increases. However, according to the appraisal company Tinsa’s latest IMIE Index, the average price of ...

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October 16th, 2014

According to a recent press release from the European Union statistical office, Eurostat, the price of housing in Spain rose by 0.8% in the second quarter of 2014 compared to the same period last year, which is well behind countries such as Estonia, Ireland and the UK, where the prices ...

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October 15th, 2014

The average price of second hand housing in Spain stood at 1,647 euros per square metre in the third quarter of the year, which is 0.5% less than the previous quarter, and the lowest decline registered since the first quarter of 2010, according to a recent report by property portal, ...

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October 13th, 2014

According to the Sociedad de Tasación’s latest Quarterly Housing Situation Report, the average price of housing, new as well as second hand, stood at 1,309 euros per square metre in the third quarter of 2014, which is 4.1% more than in the same period in 2013, and confirms the recent ...

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October 9th, 2014

The number of mortgages on property rose by 19% in June and by 29% in July to 18,107, and 25% of the purchases were made by real estate companies, attracted by lower prices. The Spanish National Statistics Institute’s latest calculations indicate that the real estate market in Spain has begun to ...

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October 7th, 2014

The average price of second-hand housing stood at 1,600 euros per square metre at the end of September, according to property portal, idealista.com, which represents a decrease of 4.4% compared with the same period last year. Between the months of June and September generalised price decreases were registered in all regions ...

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