Archive for January, 2016

Spanish property sales up for 18th month in a row

Residential property sales in Spain are continuing to rise with the latest data showing that the number of transaction recorded by notaires increased by 7.3% compared with the same month in 2014. It marks some 18 months of continuous growth, the figures from the General Council of Notaires shows with its analysis report saying that the recovery in the housing…

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Spanish buy-to-let yields rise to 5.5pc in 2015 says Portal

On average, buy-to-let investors should be getting a better return if the Idealista figures paint an accurate picture of the relative change between rental incomes and purchase prices. Housing now looks a better bet than supposedly risk-free 10-year Spanish Government bonds, currently offering 1.7%. Buy-to-let investors might also assume they will bank capital gains as house prices rise on the…

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