Articles tagged as "Buying Abroad"

Articles tagged as "Buying Abroad" : 24 articles

Spanish second home market redefines itself

There is no such thing as a typical holiday homebuyer in Spain - the market appeals to all.

There is no such thing as a typical holiday homebuyer in Spain – the market appeals to all.

There is no ‘typical’ overseas buyer of Spanish property. For every secretive millionaire keen to snap up a slice of the exclusive La Zagaleta, there are your more down-to-earth types who have scrimped and saved and can finally take the plunge on their dream home overseas…

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Author: 22/09/2017 [0] Comments 

Spanish property records 5.6% price increase in second quarter

Home values across Spain vary, and so too do annual price fluctuations, but as a national average the trend is positive.

Home values across Spain vary, and so too do annual price fluctuations, but as a national average the trend is positive.

Attaining an accurate, tell-all figure that provides a snapshot of Spanish property prices is no easy task. Aside from the regional variation, there are also a number of different metrics being used, ranging from average mortgage loan values to recorded transaction prices…

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Author: 12/09/2017 [0] Comments 

Spanish home sales hit 9-year-high in May

Buyers in Spain are borrowing around €110,000 when taking out a mortgage.

According to the official figures, the 44,782 home sales registered in May this year is also a massive 22.9% increase on May last year.

Up, up, up they go – the Spanish property market’s remarkable recovery has continued into the summer, with the latest official data from national statistics institute (INE) showing that home sales in May reached a nine-year-high…

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Author: 19/07/2017 [0] Comments 

Interest in Spanish property among European buyers reaches double-digit growth, stats show

The allure of a Spanish home in the sun is strong for all Europeans, not just Brits.

The allure of a Spanish home in the sun is strong for all Europeans, not just the British.

Britons are, have long been, and will likely continue to be the biggest single group of foreign homebuyers in Spain, but such is their dominance of this market – accounting for around one in five of all property sales to non-Spaniards – that to compare other nationalities on a like-for-like basis is often misleading…

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Author: 20/03/2017 [0] Comments 

Spanish property sales rise again in October by 6.5%

Interest in Spanish property is at a five-year high,with 2017 set to be even stronger.

Interest in Spanish property is at a five-year high,with 2017 set to be even stronger.

When does a trend become the norm? For Spain’s property market, the answer must surely be “after nine straight months of sales increases”.

Because that is what has happened. Data from the Spanish National Statistics Institute (INE) have this week revealed that property sales in October were 6.5% higher this year than they were in the same month in 2015 – marking the ninth month in a row that transaction volumes were higher this year than their corresponding month in 2015…

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Author: 16/12/2016 [0] Comments 

November prices maintain stability in Spain’s popular regions

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Coastal regions and Spain’s islands remain the stronger markets for property.

Property prices in Spain’s more popular regions have maintained their stability in the latest price index for November, although 11 of the country’s 17 autonomous regions saw a slight decrease in average prices for the month…

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Author: 02/12/2016 [0] Comments 

Spanish real estate prices in line for 6% increase over coming years, says expert

Market conditions are converging to ensure Spanish property prices enjoy steady increases over the next three years.

Market conditions are converging to ensure Spanish property prices enjoy steady increases over the next three years.

One of the most respected voices in the Spanish real estate industry is confident that average property values across Spain are poised to increase between 5 and 6% over the coming three years…

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Author: 24/11/2016 [0] Comments 

As of September almost 400,000 homes sold in Spain in 12 months

September's property sales have continued the upward trend, reflecting the strengthening nature of the Spanish economy.

September’s property sales have continued the upward trend, reflecting the strengthening nature of the Spanish economy.

The latest data from Spain’s Office of National Statistics (INE) published yesterday revealed that in the 12 months to September 30, 395,000 homes have been sold in the country…

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Author: 09/11/2016 [0] Comments 

Affordable Spanish mortgages to continue for two more years at least

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Fixed rate mortgages in Spain are currently very affordable, and are likely to stay that way for at least two years.

The low interest rates that are currently shaping the Spanish mortgage sector are set to continue for at least two more years as the uncertainty over the future of the Eurozone continues, experts have said…

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Author: 07/10/2016 [0] Comments 

Five marvellous years ahead for Spanish property, expert predicts

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A wonderful outlook lies ahead for the Spanish property market, according to one eminent professor.

“We are on the threshold of the best time to buy a home in Spain” – these were the encouraging words spoken by an eminent Spanish real estate expert last week as data, trends and confidence all converge to form a five-year golden period for property…

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Author: 18/07/2016 [0] Comments 
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