Articles tagged as "Spanish Real Estate"

Articles tagged as "Spanish Real Estate" : 10 articles

2018 Spanish property market forecast for 9.3% growth

In 2018, the strength of Spain's property market will be even more evident, with home sales predicted to surpass 500,000.

In 2018, the strength of Spain’s property market will be even more evident, with home sales predicted to surpass 500,000.

The estimated numbers of properties expected to be sold in Spain in 2018 is 526,000 – a 9.3% increase on the 481,000 home sales likely to be recorded in 2017.

Next year’s anticipated growth will also usher in an average national price increase of 6.1%, which is slightly lower than the 6.9% price increases registered this year. Affordability will still be the name of the game in 2018, however, because even with the expected 6.1% price increase the average Spanish home value will still be 27% below 2007’s peak…

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Author: 08/11/2017 [0] Comments 

Chinese investment in Spain grew four-fold in 2016, data shows

From food to fashion, prioperty to football clubs, Spain is proving highly alluring for Chinese money.

From food to fashion, property to football clubs, Spain is proving highly alluring for Chinese money.

Spain is now the seventh-most attractive country in Europe for Chinese investment, with more than €1.7 billion of Chinese money pouring into the Spanish economy in 2016, reveals data by investment firm Baker McKenzie…

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Author: 10/03/2017 [0] Comments 

US construction firm vows to build thousands of homes in Spain

Lone Star will look to build 3,250 new homes in Spain this year.

Lone Star will look to build 3,250 new homes in Spain this year.

Those big, hulking Wall Street investment firms do not make hefty investment decisions lightly.

So it should be taken as excellent news indeed that Lone Star Funds – which first invested in the Spanish construction sector in 2015 – has pledged to ramp up the scale of house building in Spain over the course of the next few years…

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Author: 20/02/2017 [0] Comments 

Zara boss snaps up Madrid skyscraper for €490 million

Cespa Tower, furthest right, is one of four iconic skyscrapers that have shaped Madrid's modern skyline.

The Cepsa Tower, furthest right, is one of four iconic skyscrapers that have shaped Madrid’s modern skyline.

Europe’s richest man Amancio Ortega knows a thing or two about smart investments. The founder of global fashion group Inditex, which owns the brand Zara, has long been one of the wealthiest individuals in the world thanks to his business savvy and eye for a good deal…

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Author: 13/10/2016 [0] Comments 

Spanish Mediterranean properties see 6.2% price rise in year to August

 

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A property on Spain’s Mediterranean coast will hold its value, and react positively to market fluctuations, more than elsewhere in Spain.

Homes along Spain’s Mediterranean coast have registered an average price increase of 6.2% in the past 12 months, new data from Tinsa has revealed.

Regionally, property values in the Costa del Sol, Costa Brava and Costa Blanca rose the most in that period, followed by properties in the Canaries and Balearics, where values are an average of 2% higher than last year…

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Author: 09/09/2016 [0] Comments 

US investment fund snaps up €1.1 billion Spanish property portfolio

Bain Capital’s sizeable outlay is yet another positive sign for the health of the Spanish property market.

The enduring attraction of investing in Spanish property shows no sign of abating following the news this week that US private equity firm Bain Capital has purchased a loan and real estate portfolio in the country for €1.1 billion from three Spanish banks…

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Author: 05/08/2016 [0] Comments 

Spanish property renaissance hailed by Bloomberg

Spain’s property and construction industry is looking bullish once again.

One of the largest, most respected and persuasive voices in the global media shone a complimentary spotlight on Spain’s “property renaissance’ last week – prompting an even greater level of confidence throughout the market than what was already evident…

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Author: 08/09/2015 [0] Comments 

Spain’s property prices up 1.15% in third quarter

The number of British buyers recorded in the third quarter has risen by 37% in a year

Data published this week by Spain’s Property Registrars has revealed that property prices have risen by 1.15 per cent in the third quarter of 2014 when compared to the same period last year…

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Author: 15/12/2014 [0] Comments 

Spanish property prices post first sustained rise for six years

Last quarter, Spanish property was 0.6% more expensive than the same time last year

Property prices in Spain during the second quarter of the year rose year-on-year for the first time since 2008 as the country’s real estate market steadied further.

With property transactions having increased encouragingly over the past few months (rising by 24 per cent in July in Málaga province alone), it appears that the property market in Spain has turned a corner…

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Author: 17/09/2014 [0] Comments 

Spanish property prices on the up for first time in three years

Popular regions of Spain, like the Costa del Sol, are seeing an uptick in property prices

Official data released on Monday by Spain’s National Statistics Institute showed that Spanish property prices were up for the third quarter of 2013 – the months between July and September – for the first time in three years.

Since the country’s recession and subsequent housing slump post-2008, property prices in Spain have generally been going in one direction – downwards. These latest figures show that not only has the country’s economy and real estate industry stabilised, but the signs are good that the first shoots of recovery and growth are starting to emerge…

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Author: 18/12/2013 [0] Comments 
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