Monthly Archives: October 2014

What’s trending with the housing market in Spain? From 2007 to 2015

Some of the smaller markets in Spain saw sales increases in the summer of 2014 (up 8.8 percent from 2013) and an increase in the number of mortgages being given and taken (up 19 percent).  Even prices rose slightly, up 1 percent after six years worth of drops.  Could this mean recovery? Well, we will just have to wait for the next two or three quarters to see if things keep coming back. Wh

Mortgages, sales and even the price of housing rises: what is happening in the real estate sector?

What is happening in the real estate sector? Lately it is all encouraging data: in June, mortgages registered the greatest rise in the last eight years, the purchases and sales put an end to 10 months of falls… And in September, an ultimate piece of data: the price of housing is increasing for the first time in six years. Does this mean that the sector has left the crisis behind? This is ind