THE property market in
In the fourth quarter of 2010 year-on-year sales increased by 14.2 per cent, almost matching mid 2008 figures, the last time these were on the rise.
Sales to foreign residents last year increase by 20.8 per cent in 2010 against 2009.
By Province, property sales to foreign residents in
Regionally, eleven autonomous regions saw in increase in apartment sales last year, while six decreased.
The best was the Basque Country with a 30 per cent increase, while the worst, Murcia Region, with a year-on-year decrease of 16.3 per cent. Meanwhile, Andalucia suffered a slight year-on-year decrease of 0.6 per cent.
The property market improved by 7.5 per cent in the Valencia Region (56,071 sales), and in Balearics by 14.5 per cent (10,860 sales).
In actual numbers of sales, Andalucia leads with 88,000, followed by the
For another year, Public Works Data does not correspond to earlier estimates published by the Colegio de Registradores de España and