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August 1, 2022

Spain | Young people, emancipation and renting

Young Spaniards emancipate at the age of 30, about three years later than the European average. One of the main reasons for this delay is related to the difficulty of accessing housing at a reduced cost and in a location that meets the preferences of recent graduates.

March 7, 2022

Spain | Housing during the pandemic: and now what?

Some 675,000 homes were sold in Spain in 2021, 38.1% more than in 2020, and well above the level of 2019, before the outbreak of the pandemic. Sales regained the pre-pandemic level in the summer of 2020 and have maintained a robust growth trend since then.

September 29, 2020

Spain | House prices: again awaiting corrections

One issue that regularly comes up in the real estate market is knowing whether or not house prices are overvalued, especially when prices increase several quarters in a row. There's no easy answer, because it requires comparing the price with its equilibrium price.

January 18, 2018

Consumption Outlook. Second half-year 2017

Private consumption lost prominence in 2017. Its progress will slow down to around 2% in 2018-2019 due to the reduced momentum of its determining factors and the repercussions of economic policy uncertainty.