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Monthly sales figures for Spanish property topping 40,000 as stability reigns

Activity in Spain's property market is brisker today than it has been for almost a decade.

Activity in Spain’s property market is brisker today than it has been for almost a decade.

Analysis of property sales data by Spanish property market valuation and appraisals firm Tinsa has shown that monthly transactions have held steady at and around the 40,000 per month mark for the past few months.

This performance indicates that Spain’s property market has entered into a new phase of growth; a more sustained, steady and encouraging stage that generally follows on from the more rapid increases in property purchases associated with a market’s initial recovery…

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Author: 19/09/2017 [0] Comments 

Spanish banks predict house value increases in region of 4-7% annually

Some banks believe Spanish home values could increase as much as 7% annually between now and 2020.

Some banks believe Spanish home values could increase as much as 7% annually between now and 2020.

Forecasting Spain’s property market is perhaps easier today than it was, say, a decade ago, when very few people foresaw the global economic crash on the horizon.

But even with almost three years of back data pointing towards steady and continued house price growth, it still feels a little like tempting fate to suggest further increases are on the cards…

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Author: 07/09/2017 [0] Comments 

June home sales rise 19% in Spain compared to last year

June's registered home sales reached almost 40,000, which is an impressive number by any metric.

June’s registered home sales reached almost 40,000, which is an impressive number by any metric.

Data from Spain’s Land Register has revealed that 39,625 residential property sales were recorded in the country in June – a figure that is 19% higher than for the same month last year.

These figures differ from those recorded by other metrics because they measure the number of properties actually registered with the government, rather than the number of sales that took place in June…

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Author: 05/09/2017 [0] Comments 

Spain’s property resales reach highest point for a decade in second quarter

In the second quarter, resale volumes for Spanish property reached heights last seen in 2007.

In the second quarter, resale volumes for Spanish property reached heights last seen in 2007.

Data published this week by Spain’s property registrars shows that the number of resale homes bought in the second quarter of this year was 99,343 – the highest quarterly figure recorded for ten years…

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Author: 01/09/2017 [0] Comments 

“Spanish property with pool” most searched-for term on leading portal

This property in Spain doesn't look too far-off the what most Brits envision is their ideal holiday home.

This property in Spain doesn’t look too far-off what most Brits envision is their ideal holiday home.

The most sought-after type of property for Brits searching to buy a home overseas is located in Spain, has its own pool, easy access to a beach, and possibly has a sea view thrown in for good measure, too…

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Author: 25/08/2017 [0] Comments 

Spanish mortgage approvals surge 19.2% in June

June is always a strong month in Spain for property sales, and this year has proven particularly bullish.

June is always a strong month in Spain for property sales, and this year has proven particularly bullish.

Official notary data from Spain for the month of June has shown the sharpest increase in a decade in the number of mortgages granted on residential property.

According to the statistics, the 23,223 mortgages granted in Spain in June this year was 19.2% higher than the same month last year. This figure means that nearly half – 45% – of all properties bought in June were financed this way…

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Author: 21/08/2017 [0] Comments 

July delight as Spanish property prices rise a further 3.7%

From coast to coast and city to city, there was a near-universal trend of rising home values in Spain in July.

From coast to coast and city to city, there was a near-universal trend of rising home values in Spain in July.

The latest nationwide price index for Spanish property published by valuation firm Tinsa has revealed that average property values are 3.7% higher in July this year when compared to the same month a year ago…

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Author: 11/08/2017 [0] Comments 

Experts predict 10% property sales increase for Spain in 2017

Spain could well see more than half a million homes sold in 2017 - the most for a decade.

Spain could well see more than half a million homes sold in 2017 – the most for a decade.

The peak of summer tends to bring optimism, which certainly seems to be the case for Spain’s property market, which has enjoyed a strong year so far.

Indeed, such is the confidence and positivity coursing through the veins of the industry that Spanish bank BBVA has forecast that 2017 will end having seen a 10% sales increase compared to last year…

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Author: 31/07/2017 [0] Comments 

Average Spanish property values in June 2.3% higher than last year

Another month of gradual price increases delivers yet more confidence to the Spanish real estate sector.

Another month of gradual price increases delivers yet more confidence to the Spanish real estate sector…

Spanish property price data from valuation firm Tinsa reveals that the average selling price in June this year was 2.3 % higher than in the same month last year, extending to ten months the month-on-month trend of continuous house price increases… Continue Reading

Author: 27/07/2017 [0] Comments 

Spain still main draw for Brits seeking property abroad, finds survey

Spain is still the main attraction for Brits wishing to buy a property overseas.

Spain is still the main attraction for Brits wishing to buy a property overseas.

Ever since last June’s EU Referendum result, doom-mongers have been predicting that the British pound would sink without a trace, and would-be UK buyers would be scared away from investing in overseas property…

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Author: 20/06/2017 [0] Comments 
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