Survey Spain’s Quarterly Market Report

Survey Spain provides a detailed look at the market performance in Spain from Summer through to October 2018, with a detailed look at the over all market and analysis of key statistics. Highlights include; New Builds remain property of choice for many buyers. The Gibraltar market is now beginning to offer discounts in response to Brexit hesitation. Read more to get a better grasp on the current market overall.  Read More…

A Look at New vs. Resale Properties

There has been a 41% increase in approved property building licenses in Malaga between January and September 2018. What are the impacts of such a dramatic increase? What does this mean for the overall market? In the prime locations around Malaga foreigners dominate the market; for example in the Marbella area about 65% of all buyers are from abroad and at the very top of the market that number goes to about 75%. Read More…

Foreign Demand for Spanish Property – Q2 2018

According to the most recent report from the Association of Spanish Land Registrars Foreign demand for property in Spain increased by 11% to 17,338 purchases in the second quarter of 2018. The overall Spanish property market increased by 12% with 134,196 recorded sales in the period. Local demand growth was 12.6%, outpacing foreign demand and leaving the market share of foreign buyers down a fraction to just under 13%. Brexit notwithstanding, the British were still the biggest group of foreign buyers with 15% of the foreign market, almost double the size of the next biggest group, the French. Read More…