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December 21, 2021

Spain | The demand for new housing in the next few years

The growth trend in the real estate market continues. After the correction, between 2008 and 2014, the sector has not stopped growing in the last few years. This advance was only interrupted in 2020— the toughest stage in the COVID-19 pandemic— which is still affecting the world economy.

November 26, 2021

Spain | Economic, social and demographic determinants of housing demand

Since 1996, the number of homes in Spain has increased, as well as their size. This Observatory studies the contribution of different socio-demographic factors such as average household size, population growth and the number of dwellings per household to the demand and size per dwelling.

March 19, 2019

Spain | Residential demand starts the year with timid advances

The advance of the sale of homes in January was not enough to recover the declines of previous months, despite the positive tone of the determinants of demand. The INE Price Index showed a slight moderation of growth in 4Q18. In addition, permits fell in December in a context of greater uncertainty in the sector.

January 4, 2016

Spain | The fundamentals of residential demand consolidate price stability

Residential demand continued to be supported by a good performance of the fundamentals, with mortgage financing and employment as particularly important drivers. Housing starts fell briefly in an environment of price stabilisation. Thus in 3Q15 prices rose, above all on the coast and in large metropolitan areas.