Articles tagged as: ministry of housing

December 19th, 2011

With sales figures showing foreign purchases of Spain increased by 24.7% in the third quarter, over the same period of 2010, according to the Housing Price Index (HPI) of the National Statistics Institute (INE) sales prices in the same period were shown to have fallen by 7.4%. Cinco Dias reported that ...

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June 11th, 2009

The Tinsa House Price Index for May 2009 is available to download - and it makes for encouraging reading Last month's TINSA report fell a little flat because of the hope it would show that the decrease in house prices had reversed. Actually, both the March and April TINSA reports showed that ...

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March 3rd, 2009

My article last week about valuing Spanish property attracted a fair bit of attention - not least from Property Pulse reader, David Jesner - who suggested a completely different method of doing so. David's method is best suited for valuing a detached property, and is based on the assumption that a ...

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January 9th, 2009

The Ministry of Housing recently released their provisional figures for Q3 of 2008. You can download the revised, sanitised and translated MVIV figures from Kyero.com. Most of the data released by the Ministry of Housing (MVIV) is unreliable because it uses property valuations rather than actual sales prices. However, the Ministry's ...

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January 9th, 2009

The Ministry of Housing recently released their provisional figures for Q3 of 2008. You can download the revised, sanitised and translated MVIV figures from Kyero.com. Most of the data released by the Ministry of Housing (MVIV) is unreliable because it uses property valuations rather than actual sales prices. However, the Ministry's ...

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January 2nd, 2009

Download the latest Kyero.com Spanish House Price Index. Updated with the latest analysis of average asking prices for Q4 2008, it shows Spanish house price trends from mid 2007. Comparing the average asking prices of Q4 2007 and Q4 2008, many vendors and estate agents continue to price properties optimistically. Although double-digit ...

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January 2nd, 2009

Spanish property prices may barely have fallen so far, if you believe the official figures that is (down just 0.5% in 2008), but all that is going to change in 2009, according to BBVA, one of Spain’s largest banks. Prices will fall “close to 5% in 2009 and 10% in 2010,” ...

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