As leading investors plough money into Spanish property, will others follow?
Fashion trends and revolutions may be poles apart in what they actually mean for the individuals involved (ridicule and/or cult status for one, freedom and/or further oppression for the other), but they both have one common ground: people power.
It is people who topple governments and slowly turn the tide of history. It is people who stand up to persecution and overthrow despots. It is people who power the ‘no make-up selfie’ craze and raise millions for cancer charities. And it is people who decide whether skinny jeans and sandals will be ‘in’ this summer.
So when respected economists and analysts begin talking about a ‘Spanish Spring’ for the country’s property market, they are not looking at some faceless spreadsheet or stock market graph, but the actual real decisions that actual real people are making…