Spanish Property Market News
Latest news on residential property — the latest updates on housing prices, сurrent trends, major events and forecasts on the Spanish property market
Real Estate Market 17 Feb, 2022
The top Spanish cities to buy a property for renting out
The gross profitability of buying a property to put it on the rental market has fallen to 6.9% at the end of 2021, compared to 7.5% in 2020. But in some cities the return exceeds 8%
Real Estate Market 15 Feb, 2022
The price of new and used housing increased by 6.2% in January
Housing prices in the capitals and large cities of Spain have rebounded by 5.2% compared to January 2021, according to Tinsa.
Real Estate Market 07 Feb, 2022
The Valencian property at its heights: 3X increase in transaction compared to the rest of Spain
The transactions in the Valencian Community increased much more than the average in Spain if we compare October 2019, 2020 and October 2021
Real Estate Market News 24 Jan, 2022
Spanish real estate prices in 2022: property market forecast by industry experts
What will happen with the real estate market in Spain in 2022? Learn about the prices and demand for real estate, regions in demand and the trends that influence the market.
Real Estate Market News 18 Jan, 2022
Spanish property market news digest for December 2021
A personal 13th century castle at 70% off, Valencia the most attractive autonomy, new builds vs second homes. What was happening in the property market in December and a forecast for 2022.
Real Estate Market 14 Jan, 2022
Risk of a housing bubble in Spain: buy now or wait?
Should you buy a property on a Spanish coast now or wait till prices drop? Learn the latest news on the Spanish property market and experts’ opinion from this article!
Cities 05 Jan, 2022
The TOP 8 new real estate projects of the luxury segment in Madrid in 2022
The demand for ultra luxury properties in Madrid is high, while the supply is limited. Learn more about the most expensive projects, including the rebuilding of the theatre into a residential property!
Real Estate Market 03 Jan, 2022
The sale and purchase of homes recorded its best October in 14 years, rising by 22.2%
The sale and purchase of homes in Spain soared by 22.2% in October 2021 compared to the same month last year (46,242 transactions), its highest figure for this month since 2007
Real Estate Market 23 Dec, 2021
Hoteliers warn of a 'boom' in tourist apartments to escape rent control
Representatives of the tourism sector warn of the risk of a growing amount of holiday and seasonal homes, something they have already observed in Barcelona. These types of rentals are not regulated by rent control.
Real Estate Market 22 Dec, 2021
Foreign buyers were 47% more active in the first half of 2021 than a year ago
Foreigners are resuming their activity on the Spanish property market after the Covid-19 lockdown. Find out more about who is buying and how much is paying for property in Spain
Real Estate Market 17 Dec, 2021
House purchases increase while prices are rising: 5 indicators that could warn of a real estate bubble
Read the expert opinion of the Bank of Spain and real estate specialists
Real Estate Market News 14 Dec, 2021
Spanish property market news November 2021
The return of a ghost village, comeback of foreigners, a boom in super-expensive hotels and a €400 million tower. What was happening in the Spanish property market in November?
Real Estate Market 11 Dec, 2021
Investment boom in hotels and luxury apartments in Spain
The investors will put over 2 billion euros in Spanish luxury real estate and hotels as they see the country as the most favorable place for investments
Real Estate Market 07 Dec, 2021
British retirees are selling their homes in Spain after Brexit
The dream of many Britons to retire and live on the Spanish coast seems to be fading? Read the article to learn why British pensioners sell their homes in Spain.
Real Estate Market 02 Dec, 2021
Rationalism: the style that brought Barcelona to modernity
Barcelona aims to recover rationalist architecture, a style that brought the city into line with the great European capitals.
Real Estate Market 01 Dec, 2021
Is there a danger of a real estate bubble for Spanish investors?
The concern of Spain approaching another real estate bubble is growing. Is there a real danger that it will burst soon? Read the article to discover expert opinion
Real Estate Market 26 Nov, 2021
Tourist rentals of rooms in Barcelona: legalise or ban?
The commons and ERC reject this type of accommodation. The PSC and the rest of the groups, which have a majority in the plenary, are in favour of authorising them. There is also an opinion war in the business world
Real Estate Market 25 Nov, 2021
Property tax in Spain – cities with the highest and lowest rates of IBI tax
The three capitals with the lowest IBI rates in 2022 – Santander, Zaragoza and Madrid – continue to lower rates, in a year in which Cáceres and Soria raise them, and three of the Catalan cities, Lleida, Tarragona and Girona, continue having the highest rates
Real Estate Market 22 Nov, 2021
The new reference value of homes for property taxes
How much will you pay if a property is inherited, received as a donation or purchased? Learn the latest property tax news in Spain.
Real Estate Market 19 Nov, 2021
The number of mansions and hotels up for auction has increased
Many of these properties are now on sale, and its number is especially high in Barcelona
Real Estate Market 17 Nov, 2021
Current property price growth in Spain
The real estate market in Spain is sustaining the dynamic of recovery due to high demand, rising inflation and low interest rates. Find out the current prices of Spanish property
Real Estate Market 16 Nov, 2021
Spain's mortgage: the average amount is close to € 220,000 in the Balearic Islands and only 82,000 in Murcia
How did the 2008 crisis and COVID-19 affect the size of mortgage loans in Spain
Cities 12 Nov, 2021
The best areas of Madrid to buy a property to let
Investment in housing is an activity with high profitability and moderate risk, but it is full of myths that need to be addressed.
Real Estate Market 11 Nov, 2021
Los Menceyes to build a resort in Tenerife for 100 million euros
The Belgian group Los Menceyes has bought a 150,000 square metre plot of land in Tenerife and is starting to build the two luxury hotels and a residential area on the Canary Island.
Real Estate Market 08 Nov, 2021
New housing law jeopardises investments in property for rent
The measures announced by the Government freezes more than a third of the new supply of rental housing in the midst of the 'built to rent' boom. How has the new housing law affected the property market in Spain?
Real Estate Market 03 Nov, 2021
Housing prices increased by 8.3% year-on-year in September
The price of new and used housing rose by 8.3% year-on-year in September, according to the index of Tinsa's IMIE General and Large Markets statistics
Cities 01 Nov, 2021
Luxury destinations gain popularity in Sotogrande and Alcaidesa, Costa del Sol
The municipality of San Roque, where the Sotogrande residential area is located, is experiencing a growing interest by those who buy property in Spain to enjoy the sun all year round
Law&legal 29 Oct, 2021
Guide to new Spanish Housing Law approved by the Government
The Government today presented the draft of the new Housing Law, which includes rent control, a surcharge on IBI property tax for empty housing and new barriers for developers
Cities 27 Oct, 2021
Malaga city centre lags behind in terms of real estate market recovery
Sales activity has returned to the capital of the Costa del Sol, but while some areas are experiencing price growth, Malaga city centre is falling behind.
Real Estate Market 26 Oct, 2021
August ended with a 30% increase in home sales in the Valencian Community
August, a traditionally chilled month for all types of deals, has been extraordinarily busy in 2021 and showed an unusual increase in property transactions in the Valencian Region in Spain
Real Estate Market 22 Oct, 2021
The 10 neighbourhoods where house prices have risen the most since the pandemic
The real estate prices in Spain are starting to rise again, but the increases vary greatly from one neighbourhood to another. Learn about the most popular places with the greatest demand and most rapid price growth!
Law&legal 21 Oct, 2021
The Catalan rental law: doubts about its effectiveness and risk of adverse effects
Has the Catalan rental law influenced prices just how it was planned or has it had a negative effect on the Spanish real estate market? Read this article to learn the outcome.
Real Estate Market News 20 Oct, 2021
The 25 cheapest municipalities to buy a house in Spain – less than 500 euros per square metre
Where is the most affordable property to look for in Spain? Is it far from the coast? And where the most affordable municipalities in each Autonomous Community?
Cities 19 Oct, 2021
How much money do you need to buy property in Madrid or Barcelona?
How much does it cost to buy an apartment, a penthouse or a villa in Madrid and Barcelona? The budget for buying a second-hand property in the city of Madrid has fallen by -15% and -22% in the city of Barcelona compared to the previous year.
Cities 15 Oct, 2021
The 4 favourite neighbourhoods for young people to live in Madrid
The Centro, Tetuán, Salamanca and Chamberí districts are the areas with the highest percentage of people under 35
Real Estate Market News 14 Oct, 2021
La Palma volcano affects more than 1,000 homes while lava covers 709 hectares
The lava emitted by the La Palma volcano since the start of its eruption on 19 September covered 709 hectares and destroyed 870 homes. See La Palma volcano lava flow map of the current eruption
Real Estate Market News 13 Oct, 2021
Half of Benidorm's InTempo skyscraper apartments are sold, including the two most expensive ones
The spectacular Intempo building in Benidorm, which is the tallest residence in Europe, has 256 homes already sold, including the two most expensive worth two million euros each
Real Estate Market News 12 Oct, 2021
Is there a deficit of housing for sale in large Spanish cities?
The recent increase in property sales has led to a 4% decrease in items available for sale in capitals of provinces in Spain. What does it mean for buyers? Let’s find out.
Cities 11 Oct, 2021
European millionaires are crazily active in Mallorca market
What does the profile of a typical mallorcan luxury property buyer look like? Who owns the most expensive property in Mallorca? Is the market booming now?
Law&legal 07 Oct, 2021
Article 28 of the Mortgage Law, which restricted the sale of an inherited property, was abolished
From now on heirs are able to sell the inherited property without waiting two years required by the Article 28 of the Mortgage Law
Cities 07 Oct, 2021
Top 10 places where it takes the longest to rent out a property
Where in Spain it takes the longest time to let? Let's find out!
Taxes 06 Oct, 2021
What taxes do I have to pay when I sell my property?
Learn how to pay municipal capital gains tax, personal income tax, annual tax when selling property in Spain
Real Estate Market News 04 Oct, 2021
Sareb and the banks ceding housing to those affected by the volcano
Other financial measures, such as compensation and preferential financing lines, may also be made available
Investments 29 Sep, 2021
Parking lots, a stable and safe classic
Parkings is a great investment opportunity among Spanish real estate. Where is the best place to buy and rent a parking lot in Spain?
luxury 26 Sep, 2021
The most expensive villas in Spain
Where are the most expensive villas in Spain located? How much do they cost? Discover luxurious Spanish real estate in this article!
Real Estate Market News 20 Sep, 2021
The sale and purchase of housing in Spain grew by 23% and the price rose by 2.2% in July 2021
The sale and purchase of property in Spain grows and the cost of real estate rises
Cities 20 Sep, 2021
Barcelona to regulate rental price for at least 5 years
The residence, worth over 25 million euros of investments, is located in the new Vistahermosa Norte development in Alicante
17 Sep, 2021
The price of vacant housing rose by 3.3% in the second quarter, showing the highest rise since 2019
New housing boosts prices. Where are prices rising the most in Spain?
16 Sep, 2021
Ibiza's property market skyrockets after the pandemic
Real estate prices have already surpassed pre-crisis levels and continue to rise. You might be surprised to find out the location of the most expensive real estate in Ibiza
14 Sep, 2021
Salamanca: Madrid's most attractive area for investments
One of the wealthiest and most expensive areas in Madrid has the highest price per square meter of residential property
13 Sep, 2021
Solvia puts 600 plots of land for self-development up for sale
The average price of these plots is € 30,000
12 Sep, 2021
How to choose a mobile provider in Spain with quality connection
Step by step: how to choose a mobile network in Spain
09 Sep, 2021
A new expansive real estate cycle begins in Spain
Spanish real estate sector is entering a new phase after the pandemic
08 Sep, 2021
Where has rent become cheaper and more expensive in Spain in 2021?
Annual changes in Spanish rent price trends
07 Sep, 2021
Property prices went up in August: in which autonomous regions have they risen most?
Property prices in Spain – rise, fall or stabilize? Latest data as of August 2021
04 Sep, 2021
Four Spanish provinces account for 73% of the luxury housing stock
Where do the wealthy live in Spain? Four provinces of Spain have 73% of all the most expensive property in the country. Which are Spain's richest areas and how much luxury real estate are there for sale?
03 Sep, 2021
Picturesque views increase the value of a property by 30%
How views from the windows influence the price of the property in Spain
02 Sep, 2021
Spanish Real Estate Market: August 2021 News
Sales are breaking records, while Golden Visas are gaining momentum, Catalonia offers some 18th century masias for sale. What’s next?
01 Sep, 2021
Duquesa Valley: The arrival of modular luxury villas
Modular luxury homes - pre-built in factories - has come to Costa del Sol, Spain
30 Aug, 2021
Spanish real estate sales set a record for the last 13 years!
In recent months, more homes were bought in Spain than before the pandemic. Why?
27 Aug, 2021
Are Parking Lots in Spain a good investment? Do parking lots make money? Where to buy a parking space in Spain?
Last year the profitability of parking spaces in Spain almost reached 10%. What are the best provinces, cities and municipalities in Spain to buy a parking space for investment?
27 Aug, 2021
Buyers opt for villas and apartments in communities in Spanish suburbs
Spanish homebuyers are shifting to peripheral areas in 2021
20 Aug, 2021
How good sex and siesta increase Span Life Expectancy
7 factors of Spanish long life. Spaniards spend a lot of time in the sun, drink wine, and have a higher life expectancy than other Europeans. What’s the secret?
13 Aug, 2021
Small abandoned rural town Camarasa (Catalunia) for sale for almost one million
What is for sale for a million in Spain and can you make money from an abandoned village. The story of Camarasa as a reflection of a rapidly changing reality.
13 Aug, 2021
Top 20 Spanish cities with the highest real estate prices
Where is the most expensive property in Spain and which cities are the most expensive?
How to buy and sell property in Spain
All your need to now about How and Where to buy a Property in Spain. Hints, tips, legal advice
14 May, 2019
Spanish NIE Number Guide: How to do your NIE application
The NIE (Foreign ID Number) in Spain - why do you need it and how to get one. Spanish NIE Card explained.
25 Apr, 2019
Buying property in Spain: costs, taxes and hidden charges
Purchase taxes and costs, land tax, registration fee, notary, banking fees and others, final calculations.
HOW TO BUY 26 Oct, 2020
Guide to buying Spanish property
Why and how to buy a property in Spain? Things foreigners need to know before purchasing Spanish real estate.
CITIES IN SPAIN 06 Mar, 2021
Best Places to Buy a Property in Spain in 2021
Property in Spain - best places to buy in 2021: top coasts, cities and islands. Spanish real estate market report: prices, transactions, buyers' statistics
All your need to now about How and Where to buy a Property in Spain. Hints, tips, legal advice.
Spanish Travel and Property Guides
The most stunning locations in Spain for traveling and buying a property
08 Dec, 2021
Malaga, Costa del Sol, Spain: must-see historical attractions, beaches, recreation. Complete city overview
Malaga is one of the oldest cities in the world. How to get there, what to see, which beach to choose for your holiday and where to eat? How much does real estate cost?
09 Nov, 2021
Aguilas, Spain - must-see historical attractions, beaches, recreation. Complete city overview
Aguilas is a city of eagles on the Costa Calida with a rich history. How to get there, what to see, which beach to choose for your holiday and where to eat? How much does real estate cost?
01 Nov, 2021
San Pedro del Pinatar: overview and valuable information for daily life, vacation and buying property
An overview of the resort of San Pedro: where it's located and how to get there. Climate, water temperature, an overview of the best beaches on the sea and Mar Menor Bay. History of the city, museums and attractions. Mud treatments and the best spa hotels. What is the average price of a property in San Pedro del Pinatar
CITIES IN SPAIN 09 Sep, 2021
Millionaire lifestyle: La Zagaleta, Spain's most luxurious neighbourhood
Spain's most expensive and hard to enter gated community
13 May, 2020
Santa Pola near Alicante — Facts to Know for holiday planning and buying property
All you have to know about Santa Pola in Spain: nearest airport, weather and climate, the best beaches. What to do in Santa Pola — explore museums, attractions, hotels, restaurants. Is it worth to buy a property there?
07 Feb, 2020
Finestrat (Alicante, Spain): Things to Know before Relocation
Finestrat, Costa Blanca, Spain - Tourists and Home Buyers Guide. Location, nearest airport, weather and climate. Best beaches near Finestrat and La Cala Finestrat. Asia Graden, Sirerra Cortina nearby ubanizations. Property for Sale in Finestrat - prices, examples, best locations.
25 Dec, 2019
Alicante City (Spain) Guide: Everything You Need to Know before Relocation
Tourists and Home Buyers Guide - Alicante, Costa Blanca, Spain. Location, airport, weather and climate. TOP-5 Beaches of Alicante. Hotels, Shopping, Recreation. Best Golf Clubs. Best places for buying property in Alicante. Property prices in Alicante with examples.
16 Dec, 2019
Benidorm (Costa Blanca, Spain) Guide: Everything You Need to Know before Relocation
Tourists and home buyers guide in Benidorm, Costa Blanca, Spain: location, weather on water temperature. Best Beaches of Benidorm. Hotels, Shopping, Recreation. Benidorm Nightlife Survey. Property prices in Benidorm with examples.
23 Oct, 2019
Ciudad Quesada (Alicante, Spain) Guide: Things to Know before relocating
Tourists and home buyers guide Ciudad Quesada, Costa Blanca, Spain: location, what is the weather on summer and winter, Top 7 Beaches of Ciudad Quesada. Recreation, Golf, Bars and Restaurants, Property prices in Quesada with examples