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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 

Notary data shows 11% property sales increase in January

The notary data is considered the most accurate reflection of the state of the industry.

The notary data is considered the most accurate reflection of the state of the industry.

Official notary data from Spain has revealed that property sales in the month of January were 11% higher in 2018 than they were in the same month in 2017.

As a figure, this represented 38,953 Spanish properties changing hands for the month. The data is based on final sales handled by the notaries of Spain, and as such is considered among the most accurate sources for the industry…

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Author: 15/03/2018 [0] Comments 

Three reasons to welcome the arrival of March

Bounce into Spring win Spain by experiencing the warm joys of life on the Costa del Sol.

Bounce into Spring in Spain by experiencing the warm joys of life on the Costa del Sol.

In northern Europe recently, the “Beast from the East” swept a wave of freezing air across numerous countries, with Poland, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK experiencing temperatures plunging to minus 10ºC. And it was almost March…

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Author: 07/03/2018 [0] Comments 

Average Spanish mortgage amount increased 6.3% in 2017, data shows

A total of 310,000 mortgages were approved in Spain last year.

A total of 310,000 mortgages were approved in Spain last year.

New data from Spain’s National Institute of Statistics (INE) has revealed that the average loan capital on new mortgages approved in 2017 was 6.3% higher than in 2016.

The data also showed that the number of mortgages for last year was 10% more than in the year prior, as the Spanish property market’s growth continued apace…

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Author: 05/03/2018 [0] Comments 

Off to a flyer: Spain’s property market sets strong marker for 2018

Looking up: Already, sales and price data for 2018 is extremely encouraging.

Looking up: Already, sales and price data for 2018 is extremely encouraging.

Having finished strongly down the home straight of 2017, Spain’s property market has been quick out of the blocks for 2018, according to data published by a variety of the nation’s leading indices.

Statistics for December last year show that prices rose that month anywhere between 3.8% and 7.5%, continuing the trend evident across 2017. Indeed, across-the-board growth only returned to Spain last year, with the years between 2013’s bottoming out and last year’s sterling performance characterised by national imbalances…

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Author: 26/02/2018 [0] Comments 

Most positive figures for a decade indicate strong health of Spain’s property market

Across Spain there is agreement among the nation's leading data analysts that prices are rising, as have the number of sales.

Across Spain there is agreement among the nation’s leading data analysts that prices are rising, as have the number of sales.

All of the main market indices used to assess the health of Spain’s property industry have revealed consistent price growth throughout 2017.

The six leading platforms each show house price increases in the range of 2-7% against 2016, with the Association of Spanish Registrars the most bullish – their data indicates the average Spanish property price has increased 6.82% in 2017…

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Author: 11/12/2017 [0] Comments 

Mortgage approval rates hit seven-year high in Spain

Close to 30% more mortgages were granted in August this year compared to last, building upon already strong growth in the sector.

Close to 30% more mortgages were granted in August this year compared to last, building upon already strong growth in the sector.

The month of August saw 26,583 new mortgages approved in Spain – the highest monthly figure since 2010, and a massive 29.1% increase on the same month last year.

The incessant upward trajectory of the Spanish property market has been evident in a series of data across the board all year. From the number of sales transactions, to prices, to regional growth and a positive outlook, Spanish real estate is in rude health

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Author: 30/10/2017 [0] Comments 

Foreign investment in Spanish property doubles in one year

Affordable, good quality Spanish property has long attracted foreign buyers, and new data shows that their number is rising.

Affordable, good quality Spanish property has long attracted foreign buyers, and new data shows that their number is rising.

New data from real estate investment analysts JLL has revealed that foreign investment into Spain’s property market totalled €888 million in the first half of the year – more than double the amount spent over the same period in 2016
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Author: 25/07/2017 [0] Comments 

Brit flies to London via Spain to avoid extortionate UK train fare

Joe Furness enjoying his time at a Balearic beach... far nicer than a 2nd class train carriage from Newcastle to London.

Joe Furness enjoying his time at a Balearic beach… far nicer than a 2nd class train carriage from Newcastle to London.

Environmentalists might not like it, but savvy travellers are finding increasingly ingenious ways to avoid eye-watering UK rail fares – and more often than not the cheaper travel option involves a brief flight to Spain…

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Author: 28/06/2017 [0] Comments 

The forecast is in: Spanish property prices to rise 6% this year

Spanish property prices have been rising steadily for nearly two years, and 2017 looks set to accelerate that trend.

Spanish property prices have been rising steadily for nearly two years, and 2017 looks set to accelerate that trend.

The largest real estate services firm in the world, CBRE, has this week published a bold and rather encouraging prediction that Spanish property prices could rise by as much as 6% on average over the course of 2017.

Building on positive data from May – where the average property price increase was 5.3% higher than for the same month in 2016, the CBRE analysts expect that this positivity is set to continue; if not all year and for all parts of the country, then certainly in the places that generally see the highest demand for property…

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Author: 16/06/2017 [0] Comments 
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