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9.4% quarterly property price increase across Spain

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Residential property values in Spain continue to increase in 2018, with excellent first quarter figures recently announced.

It will come as no surprise after the extremely encouraging increases in recent months that the latest quarterly residential property value increment is 9.4% compared to the same period in 2017

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Author: 21/05/2018 [0] Comments 

77% of new build homebuyers on the Costa del Sol purchase as a second home

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The Costa del Sol is, by a huge margin, the area in Spain where the highest percentage of new build homebuyers purchase property as a second home.

According to a recent study by a prominent Spanish property developer, the Costa del Sol is the region in Spain where the highest proportion of new build homebuyers make their purchase in order to secure a holiday home…

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Author: 18/05/2018 [0] Comments 

Spanish property values rise 5.4% in April

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Spanish property values are on the rise once again, demonstrating a continued upward year-on-year trend in the early months of 2018.

Spanish property prices continued their spirited resurgence in April, with official data from Tinsa showing the average property price across Spain to be 5.4% higher than in April last year

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Author: 14/05/2018 [0] Comments 

15% increase in residential building licences in Spain this year

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The Spanish construction sector continues to recover as the number of building permits for new residential developments exceeds figures from the same period last year.

Latest data from the Ministry of Development shows that the first two months of 2018 yielded a 14.7% increase in the number of building licences approved for residential projects in Spain compared with the same period last year. This is yet more encouraging news for the Spanish construction sector, which continues to build on its increased output in 2017

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Author: 09/05/2018 [0] Comments 

Brits bought 15% of all Spanish homes sold to foreign buyers last year

In the Costa del Sol, foreign buyers made one-third of all property purchases in 2017, the data shows.

In the Costa del Sol, foreign buyers made one-third of all property purchases in 2017, the data shows.

Homebuyers from the UK snapped up more than 9,000 Spanish properties in 2017 according to the latest Registrars data…

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Author: 30/04/2018 [0] Comments 

Almost a quarter of new companies registered in Spain are in real estate or construction

Spain's construction and real estate sectors are vital for the country's growing economy.

Spain’s construction and real estate sectors are vital for the country’s growing economy.

One of the chief fears facing the real estate industry in Spain has been, at least for the past year or so, a return to an underserviced property market, which is why the news that 23% of new companies registered in Spain this year will operate in the construction and real estate sectors is very welcome indeed…

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Author: 26/04/2018 [0] Comments 

Spanish property values continue their climb with 3.6% increase in March

The latest data gives a very positive outlook for Spanish property in 2018.

The latest data gives a very positive outlook for Spanish property in 2018.

The first quarter of 2018 has already begun to shape what looks set to be a very strong year for property prices in Spain…

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Author: 24/04/2018 [0] Comments 

VIVA-Cánovas Holiday Rentals: a new dimension in the Costa del Sol property market

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Did you know that VIVA, in partnership with Inmobiliaria Cánovas, now offer Holiday Rentals?

As many of our readers will know, VIVA have been a major player in the Costa del Sol property market for many, many years, helping both home buyers and vendors and offering an unparalleled service in the property sales arena. The VIVA team has helped thousands of people realise their dream of buying a home in the sun and – guess what – we have no intention of stopping there…

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Author: 20/04/2018 [0] Comments 

In the mixer: construction sector of Spain churns out some impressive growth stats

With cement sales in the residential construction sector soaring, Spain's property market recovery appears even stronger and more balanced.

With cement sales in the residential construction sector soaring, Spain’s property market recovery appears even stronger and more balanced.

Cement: Grey, heavy, slurried, hard, brittle and, well, boring. But vital, of course, since without it we’d have very unstable buildings, roads, bridges and pavements. So, forgive us for writing about cement just this once – because it’s relevant

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Author: 19/04/2018 [0] Comments 

Increases in Spanish property prices for 2017 outperform EU average, data shows

With thousands and thousands of people snapping up excellent Spanish homes, it is little wonder that their values have risen above the EU average last year.

With thousands and thousands of people snapping up excellent Spanish homes, it is little wonder that their values have risen above the EU average last year.

New property valuation data from the European Union’s official statistics bureau Eurostat has revealed that Spanish home values increased above the EU average in 2017

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Author: 16/04/2018 [0] Comments 
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