Spanish mortgages for the full year of 2020 were down on 2019 due to the impact of COVID but Capital lent held up reasonably well. Higher average loan sizes in Spain offset some of the downturn in numbers. Spanish Banks obtained benefit from lower redemption levels.
Mortgages in Spain for the month of November showed a decline in numbers of completions but due to increases in average loan sizes capital lent is holding up relatively well.
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COVID 19 and Brexit both play a part in depressing the Spanish home loan market. Annually capital lent is down on 2019 and unlikely to improve in last two months of 2020. October Spanish mortgage figures however show an improvement on previous months.