Articles tagged as: spanish property

December 18th, 2014

According to the latest statistics released by the General Council of Notaries, a total of 32,694 home sales transactions were carried out in Spain in the month of October, representing a decrease of 1.1%, year-on-year. The Notaries also reported that the average price of a home, based on actual transactions, ...

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December 17th, 2014

According to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for November, published on Friday by the National Statistics Institute, the average price of rental housing in Spain dropped by 0.7% in November, over the same month of 2013, slightly greater than the decline in the general CPI, which fell by 0.4%. With this ...

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December 15th, 2014

As a result of the sharp rise in the number of second-hand property transactions, sales of homes in Spain increased by 16% in October, compared to the same month of 2013, reaching a total of 26,468 transactions, according to the latest figures published by the National Statistics Institute, based on ...

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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 10th, 2014

According to the monthly report on selling prices published by the real estate portal, www.pisos.com, second hand housing in Spain registered an average price of 1,569 euros per square metre in November 2014. Compared with the same month of last year, this represents a decline of -7.93%, while month-on-month, prices ...

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December 9th, 2014

According to official statistics, the price of housing is continuing to fall in most Spanish cities. However, in the current economic climate, the financial effort required to purchase a home is still very high and, according to a study carried out by property portal, idealista.com, using Fedea’s data on personal ...

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December 8th, 2014

According to a recent study carried out by Alquiler Seguro on the rental market in Spain in 2014, there are as many as 1.4 million homes sitting empty in just 12 of Spain’s provinces. The insurance company analysed 12 national markets: Madrid; Barcelona; Valencia; Malaga; Alicante; Seville; Valladolid; Zaragoza; Navarra; Guipúzcoa; ...

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December 4th, 2014

Data from the latest real estate price index published by Spanish property portal, idealista.com, indicate that the price of second hand homes in Spain fell by 0.2% during the month of November, compared to the previous month, to stand at 1,597 euros/m2. Year-on-year the decline is 5.1%, compared with the ...

Continue reading Price of Resale Housing Fell by 5.1% Y-o-Y in November

December 3rd, 2014

According to recent data released by the Ministry of Public Works, the number of applications for licences for the construction of new housing increased by 5.7% in the first nine months of 2014, compared to the same period in 2013, and nearly 2.5 percentage points over the previous month, to ...

Continue reading Building Permits for New Homes Rose by 5.7% to September

November 27th, 2014

The latest mortgage data published yesterday by the National Statistics Institute, based on previous public deeds recorded in the land registries, shows that the number of mortgages constituted on homes in September stood at a total of 19,323, which is 29.8% more than in the same month of 2013, and ...

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November 26th, 2014

According to a recent study carried out by independent consumer comparison website, Kelisto.es, at the end of 2014 the average price of a house in Spain will stand at around 157,717 euros, representing an increase of 1.4% compared to 2013, the first since the housing bubble burst in 2008. The study ...

Continue reading House Prices Will Stand Still Next Year then Fall Again Until 2019

November 24th, 2014

According to a recent report carried out by property portal, fotocasa.es, the average price of rental housing in Spain increased by 0.3% in October, compared to the previous month, bringing the price per square metre per month to 6.77 euros. In year-on-year terms, rental prices dropped by 2.8% in October, ...

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November 21st, 2014

The latest statistics from the Spanish Property Registrars show that a total of 79,561 home sales transactions were carried out in the third quarter of the year, which is an increase of 1.4% over the previous quarter, and significantly higher than the minimum recorded in the fourth quarter of 2013, ...

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November 19th, 2014

Following the publication on Thursday, of the National Statistics Institute’s latest Consumer Price Index results, El Mundo reported that the average price of rental housing in Spain fell by -0.7 percent in October, compared with the same month of 2013, thus accumulating 19 consecutive months of declines. The rate for ...

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November 13th, 2014

Provisional data for September on the transfer of property rights, published this week by the National Statistics Institute, show that home sales in Spain increased by 13.7% in September compared with the same month of 2013, to a total of 27,024 transactions, due to the strong rebound in the number ...

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