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Home sales lost traction in 1H19 despite positive demand determinants. At the same time, construction activity maintained its growth trend. Housing price showed an upward trend, especially for new housing. The market shows a high regional heterogeneity
The sale of housing recorded a slight rise in May despite the favorable determinants of demand. The mortgage market showed greater dynamism than sales and the tone of housing starts remains in a context of recovery of perception of the sector by entrepreneurs
Although conditions remain favourable, home sales are sluggish. On a regional scale, the evolution of sales in 1Q19 showed a high disparity. Nevertheless, the price continues to rise. The variables related to construction activity do not anticipate major advances in the coming months
Despite the sluggishness of sales in February and March, house prices maintained the growth trend in 1Q19 and in most regions rose more intensely. Visas maintained an upward trend, the decline in February offset part of the rise in January.
In February, housing sales showed tentative progress, in a favorable context for demand, marked by increased employment and relatively low interest rates. The increase in mortgage lending was also more moderate than in 2018. The start of 2019 showed an increase in permits, with many of the determinants of construction activ…
In 2017 the real estate sector grew for the fourth year in a row, posting most dynamism in regions that had not led the recovery, partly thanks to the healthy demand for secondary residences. In 2018 the sector will continue to evolve unevenly among regions and will show more moderate growth rates, as indicated by the first…
Should wages be increased? If so, by how much? Can the export sector continue to drive growth in employment? Is a bubble being formed in the property market? These are some of the questions that will be asked now that the Spanish economy is entering a phase of prolonged growth.
The first half of 2016 ended in positive. Despite moderation in the past two months, housing sales maintained its growth trend supported by job creation and credit growth. The good performance of demand boosted building activity. In the second half of the year the building industry is expected to continue its positive perfo…