Articles tagged as: property in spain

April 17th, 2014

The volume of foreign investment in real estate in Spain rose in 2013 for the fourth consecutive year, to a total of 6,453 million euros, the highest amount recorded in the last nine years, and 16% higher than a year earlier. The increase in funds allocated to purchasing property in Spain ...

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February 11th, 2014

According to a recent report published by Deloitte, investment in non-residential property in Spain reached 2,896 million euros in 2013, representing an increase of 39% over the previous year. The firm cites the improved perception of the country’s risk and the reopening of the credit market as motivation for the ...

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January 15th, 2014

The average price of resale property in Spain stood at 1,704 euros per square metre at the end of 2013, which is 9.7% less than in 2012, according to pisos.com. The real estate portal indicated that the property sales which were closed during the past year were carried out mainly ...

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November 25th, 2013

According to the 'Report on Foreign Real Estate Demand in Spain' prepared by Quick Telecom, a company specialising in digital real estate marketing and advertising, for the real estate portal Casaktua, the average housing type acquired by foreign buyers in Spain is a detached property, close to the coast, with ...

Continue reading Family Homes on the Coast Most Popular with Foreign Buyers

October 28th, 2013

According to the latest data from the Bank of Spain, foreign investment in Spanish real estate reached 2,834 million euros in the first half of 2013, the largest amount in nine years, while Spanish spending on property outside of the country registered its lowest level in 10 years, at 199 ...

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June 4th, 2013

Citizens from the United Kingdom, Russia and France were those who bought most homes in Spain in the first quarter of 2013, according to statistics from the College of Property Registrars. Due to the property transactions taking two or three months to be registered as a result of administrative procedures, ...

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April 18th, 2013

Spanish investment in properties outside of the country sank in 2012, for the fifth consecutive year, while foreign investment in Spanish property rose 17% year-on-year, reaching its highest level since 2004. Compared with Spanish society’s loss of purchasing power and difficulties in gaining access to credit, foreign investors’ appetite for assets ...

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November 22nd, 2012

The Spanish Government is preparing a reform of the immigration regulations, to facilitate residency in Spain for non-EU foreigners who buy homes of 160,000 euros and over. This project was announced by the Secretary of State for Trade, Jaime García-Legaz, and later clarified by the Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, and the ...

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May 30th, 2012

In its May economic bulletin, the Bank of Spain notes that they expect the Spanish economy to continue in recession in the second quarter. The watchdog said that, although the available indicators are still low, the activity in Spain will fall between April and June. On private consumption, they point out ...

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April 1st, 2012

It looks like sellers and their agents are pricing more realistically as asking prices of Spanish property continue to show a small but consistent decline quarter-by-quarter. We expect prices to bottom-out completely this year, and foreign buyers from stronger Eurozone economies to continue to buy property in Spain while ...

Continue reading Kyero Q1 2012 House Price Index Released

January 2nd, 2012

The Kyero Spanish house price index has just been updated to reflect the most recent asking prices of every property advertised on Kyero.com. Download it by clicking the image below. Properties where the freehold is not for sale are excluded. This excludes rentals, leasehold properties and fractional ownership properties. Properties where the ...

Continue reading Kyero Q4 2011 House Price Index Released

October 25th, 2011

House price statistics released by the government last week revealed that the average price of property in Spain is now down to 2005 levels. Their figures are based on price per square meter, which currently stands at approximately 1,700 euros. These latest reports show that the average house price has fallen ...

Continue reading Property Prices Down by up to 50% in Popular Spanish Resorts

October 6th, 2011

Whenever buying a property abroad it is always helpful to arm yourself with as much information as possible. Many of the horror stories circulated in the press could have easily been avoided by taking the right advice and dealing with professional estate agents. One organisation which actively assists in the overseas ...

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October 5th, 2011

Spanish property is enjoying a new wave of overseas investors, most likely due to the substantial discounts on offer. Foreign investment in property in Spain surged by 32.8% in the first half of 2011 over the same period in 2010, to 2,445 million euros, according to the Bank of Spain. Moreover, ...

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October 3rd, 2011

The Kyero Spanish house price index has just been updated to reflect the most recent asking prices of every property advertised on Kyero.com. Download it by clicking the image below. Properties where the freehold is not for sale are excluded. This excludes rentals, leasehold properties and fractional ownership properties. Properties where the ...

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