• Home Mortgage Arrears Continue to Fall

    According to data published this week by the Bank of Spain, the number of households defaulting on their mortgage for a home purchase stood at 4.65% of the total housing mortgages in the second quarter of 2016, down from 5.2% …

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  • Home Sales Fell by 7.9% in July – First Fall of the Year

    Sales of homes in Spain fell by 7.9% in July, compared with the same month of the previous year, and is the first decline registered so far this year, with a total of 39,841 transactions carried out, according to the …

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  • Fixed Rate Mortgages Represent 4.3% of Total Mortgage Balance

    According to a recent report from the Spanish Mortgage Association (AHE), in the residential market in Spain fixed rate mortgage loans now represent 4.3% of the total mortgage balance outstanding (as at June 2016). The AHE’s analysis of the Spanish …

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  • House Prices Rise by 2% Accumulating Five Quarters of Increases

    The average price of housing in Spain rose by 2% in the second quarter of the year, to stand at 1,506.4 euros per square metre, which represents a moderation compared with the 2.4% increase registered in the first quarter. However, …

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  • Second Hand House Prices Rose by 0.1% in August

    The average price of second hand housing in Spain stood at 1,628 euros/m2 in August, and registered a month-on-month increase of 0.1%, according to data published last week by property portal Fotocasa, which again shows that the price of second …

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  • Homes Sales Rose by 1.1% Y-o-Y in July

    As a result of the Supreme Court’s ruling in June over the controversial mortgage ground clause, where the registration of some mortgages were deferred awaiting correction, the increase in home sales in Spain slowed to just 1.1% in July, over …

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  • Two in Ten Foreign Tourists Plan to Buy a Home in Spain

    A survey carried out by the real estate franchise Iberia Real Estate in the principal coastal tourist destinations of Spain during the months of July and August, revealed that two in every ten foreign tourists to the country are considering …

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  • Rise in Spanish House Prices Moderates to 3.9% in Q2

    According to the latest House Price Index data published by the National Statistics Institute, the price of housing in Spain increased by 3.9% year-on-year in the second quarter of the year, which is almost two and a half points less …

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  • Casaktua Campaign Offers Over 5,000 Homes for 300 Euros Per Month

    In a ‘Back to School’ campaign designed to encourage first time home buyers or those wishing to find a bigger home, the real estate portal, Casaktua.com, has launched a promotion offering over 5,000 homes for sale in Spain for an …

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  • Mortgage Foreclosures Fell by 26.2% in Q2

    According to the latest statistics published by the National Statistics Institute, the number of mortgage foreclosures initiated on homes in Spain stood at a total of 6,398 in the second quarter of the year, which is 26.2% lower than the …

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  • Price of Housing Fell by 0.5% in August, Says Tinsa

    The average price of finished housing in Spain (new and second hand) fell by 0.5% compared to the same month in 2015, according to data published in a press release this week by the property appraisal company, Tinsa, which also …

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  • Sareb Extends Home Sales Campaign Until the End of September

    Sareb, Spain’s so-called bad bank, which manages assets proceeding from the restructuring of the banking system, has amassed revenue of over 31 million euros with the sale of assets included in their ‘Tu casa a toda costa’ campaign, which they …

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  • Outstanding Mortgage Lending Balance Dropped by 3.6% in June

    The balance of mortgages outstanding in Spain fell by 3.6% in June, compared with the same month of the previous year, to stand at a total of 670,185 million euros, according to figures published in a press release last week …

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  • BBVA Forecasts Continued Gradual Growth in House Prices

    BBVA Research, the research service of the financial institution, says the price of housing in Spain “has not only bottomed out, but will continue its path of gradual growth in the coming months”. The BBVA explains in their latest  Spain …

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  • Second Hand House Prices Fell by 0.1% in August

    The price of second hand homes in Spain registered a decline of 0.1% in August, compared to the previous month, placing the average price at 1,529 euros per square metre. This is according to the latest price index published by …

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