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Price of Rental Housing Up in Second Quarter

Murcia saw the biggest increase in rental costs

The price of rental housing in Spain increased by 2.4% during the second quarter of 2018. This brings the average price per square metre to 10.8 euros per month, according to the latest data from idealista. When comparing to the same period in 2017, the increase reaches 15.6%. “It is true that we are experiencing Continue Reading

Used House Prices Up 2.7% in Second Quarter

Compared to Q2 2017, the increase is 7%

Second-hand house prices in Spain increased 2.7% during the second quarter of 2018. This rise puts the average cost of a square metre at 1,644 euros, according to the latest figures from idealista. Looking at the annual variation, the increase is 7%. Madrid, Barcelona and the Islands lead the ranking. “The recovery of the economy Continue Reading

Cost of Renting Increased in Second Quarter

Rents in Marbella increased 11.6%

The average cost of renting increased in Spain by 4.8% during the second quarter of 2017. The average price per square metre now stands at 9.4 euros per month, according to a report from idealista. Average rental prices increased in all the autonomous communities during the second quarter except for Euskadi where prices fell by Continue Reading

Average Property Prices Up in Second Quarter

Q2 saw average prices increase by 2.7% nationally

The recovery of the Spanish housing market continues to progress but at different speeds according to where you are. Varying changes to average property prices are being seen across the country. The national average price of finished housing (new and used) increased by 2.7% year-on-year in the second quarter of the year. The average cost Continue Reading

Foreigners Still Buying Property in Spain

Home purchases in Spain by foreign buyers continued to rise in the first half of 2016. From January to June almost 40,000 foreigners bought a home in Spain, 17.5% of the total property sales for that period. This is according to data released by property portal Idealista. The first quarter of 2016 saw foreigners by Continue Reading

Q2 HPI at 3.9% – Property Sales Down 3.6%

The annual variation of the Housing Price Index stood at 3.9% at the closing of the second quarter, a decrease of two and a half points. On new housing the annual rate is 8.4%, more than 2 points higher than in the previous quarter, according to the latest figures from the National Statistics Institute. For Continue Reading

Rental Costs Increased in Second Quarter

According to the latest data from property portal fotocasa, the average price of rental housing in Spain increased by 2.4% in the second quarter of the year, placing the average at 7.41€ per square metre, per month. “The rental market has experienced growing momentum in recent years and that is moving prices upwards. The rental Continue Reading

Spanish Real-Estate Investment Remains Profitable

Real-estate in Spain is still a great investment offering good returns, according to a study by property portal idealista. The profitability of buying a property to rent in Spain has increased to an average return of 6.1%, up from 5.5% this time last year, due to a strengthening demand for rental properties. The study, which Continue Reading

Q2 Saw Rental Costs Increase 5.8%

The price of rental housing in Spain increased by 5.8% during the second quarter of 2016, reaching a price per square metre of 7.8€ per month. On the annual rate, the increase stands at 8.5%, according to the latest data released by property portal Idealista. Fernando Encinar, head of research for Idealista, says “… the Continue Reading

Rental Costs Showed Slight Increase in June

The national average rental cost in Spain was 629 euros per month in June, according to the latest data released by property portal pisos.com. The monthly increase, over May 2016, was very slight at 0.55%. The report puts the quarterly increase at 2.78%, while the annual rate was higher at 5.95%, when compared to June Continue Reading