2017 review of Spanish loan market

2017 overview 2017 is drawing to a close with a much better situation for mortgage lending in Spain and the Spanish Banks. All Spanish lenders had ambitious lending targets for the year and these have not been reached but in general across all key areas 2017 has been a much better year. Non resident mortgages […]


Residential loan activity in Spain

September Home Loans in Spain Septembers provisional figures for Spanish mortgage performance were published today In general across almost all areas the figures were an improvement on August. The number of new Spanish home loans constituted in the month were 29.388 up 9.2% on the same month of the previous year. Capital lent increased yearly […]


Lending up nationally Cataluna sees a drop

Spanish Mortgage data Lending in Spain for residential property in terms of numbers of new Mortgages in Spain increased again in August. The average loan size fell from Julys € 119.6k  to € 111.5k but remained above the same month of the previous year where average loan size was € 110.7k. The impact of the […]


Mortgages in Spain for American buyers

American buyers are active in Spain A rising number of Americans and North Americans are buying in Spain and applying for a Mortgage win Spain. Exactly why this is not clear but seems to have some link to the drop in prices particularly in the well sought after areas and the major Cities along with […]


New lending facilities in Spain

Financially complex buyers For many years Banks in Spain have struggled to meet the needs of the financially complex  mortgage applicants. This is particularly true for those who reside in countries where it is possible to have tax mitigation products which are not available in the Spanish system and therefore are not understood by the […]


Mortgage activity in Spain

June loan data in Spain Junes Spanish mortgage data continued in general, the move on from Mays reporting. Whilst the increases were not so high in June both numbers of and capital lent for the purpose of buying a home showed a year on year and month on month increase. Average loan amounts edged up […]


Loan levels in Spain recover in May 2017

 Spanish Lending figures show improvement Mays Spanish mortgage figures made much better reading than those of April which had suggested a significant slowdown in new lending. Across the board residential lending rose both year on year and month on month. The number of new mortgages in Spain saw an increase of 37.1% above the figures […]


Mortgages in Spain monthly statistics

April Mortgages in Spain Aprils Mortgages in Spain completion figures showed a marked drop from both the same month of the previous year and the month of March 2016. In total the number of new loans constituted and registered at land registry within the month fell by 11.4% when compared with April of 2016. In […]