• What Brexit means for British buyers

    The UK’s decision to leave the European Union raises some important questions. Here’s how it will affect British buyers in Spain.

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  • Average Property Prices in Spain Rise for First Time Since 2008

    According to property appraisers TINSA, the average price of housing in Spain in October recorded the first annual increase in more than seven and a half years. Their IMIE index, reflecting the evolution of the average price of all property …

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  • Hotel Stays Up 3.8% to September

    According to data published last week by the National Statistics Institute, the number of overnight hotel stays registered in Spain increased by 3.8% to the end of September, and is in line with the 3.8% increase in the number of …

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  • Spanish Unemployment at Lowest Level Since 2011

    Unemployment in Spain fell by 5.8% in the third quarter of the year over the previous quarter, with 298,200 less people unemployed, representing its greatest decline in a third quarter since the economic crisis began, according to data from the …

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  • Spain Received Record 54.4 Million International Tourists to September

    In the nine month period from January to September, Spain received a record total of 54.4 million international tourists, representing an increase of 3.8% over the same period of last year, and an additional 2 million visitors. According to data …

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  • Low Cost Airlines Transported 28.1 Million Passengers to September

    According to the latest data published by the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism, low cost airlines transported 28.1 million passengers to the end of September, representing an increase of 8.7% over the same period of the previous year, and …

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  • Eurozone Inflation at -0.1% in September

    The rate of inflation in the eurozone stood at -0.1% in September, according to recent data published by Eurostat, which is two tenths below the 0.1% registered in August, and the lowest reading of the indicator since the month of …

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  • Spanish Airports Handled Record 21 Million Passengers in September

    The AENA Spanish airports network recorded the highest volume of passengers for a month of September in its history, with a total of 21.02 million passengers in the month, which represents an increase of 5% over the same month of …

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  • Spain Loses 94,000 Millionaires in a Year

    The number of people in Spain with a net worth of at least one million dollars (893,000 euros) reached a total of  360,000 individuals in 2015, which is 20.7% lower than the figure from a year earlier, and represents a …

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  • Rajoy Inaugurates Final Section of A-7 Motorway

    During the ceremony to officially open the Carchuna-Castell de Ferro section of the A-7 Motorway in Granada last week, Spain’s Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, said that the Spanish State has invested almost 6 billion euros in Andalucia over the last …

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  • Spanish Tourism Has Best Summer in a Decade

    According to data published last week by the tourism companies association, Exceltur, it would seem that Spanish tourism is taking advantage of the favourable macroeconomic environment in order to grow. The fall in the value of the euro, allowing British …

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  • Germany, the Netherlands and the U.K. Offer Most Jobs to the Spanish

    According to a recent report compiled by the employment agencies, Adecco and Infoempleo, four out of every ten job offers published in Spain for work abroad, are for jobs in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. The report highlights …

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  • Foreigners Invested 741.6 Million Euros for Golden Visas to August

    The Entrepreneurs Law in Spain has benefited from investment amounting to some 741.6 million euros from foreigners acquiring a home in Spain for more than half a million euros, in order to obtain a ‘Golden Visa’. In this regard, up …

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  • Spanish Government Regulates ATM Commissions

    Through a Royal Decree on financial issues which came into force last Saturday, the Spanish Government’s Council of Ministers have regulated the commissions on withdrawing cash from ATMs from a financial institutional other than the issuer of the debit or …

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  • Unemployment Rose by 26,087 People in September

    The number of unemployed people registered at the Spanish public employment services offices increased by a total of 26,087 in September, bringing the total number of people unemployed in Spain to 4,094,042, the Ministry of Employment and Social Security reported …

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