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Buying a Home in a Competitive Market 4 Common Mistakes You Should Avoid - Buying a Home in a Competitive Market: 4 Common Mistakes You Should Avoid

The real estate market is, in the current circumstances, a seller's market. It means that demand exceeds supply, and what is an enormous advantage for the owner is not so much for a buyer. Although buying a property in a competitive market is a challenge, finding the perfect one to become your new home or a profitable investment is possible.

The fact that the housing stock is lower than the demand means less bargaining power but does not necessarily imply fewer opportunities. It'll be necessary to have more flexibility and avoid rushing. However, the desire to get a specific home and the competition make it easy to fall into common mistakes that often hinder operations. We'll tell you which are the main ones you should avoid:

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Cap on Rent Hikes in 2022 Only 2 Increase Possible - Cap on Rent Hikes in 2022: Only 2% Increase Possible

Recently, the Spanish government approved a shock plan in response to the impact of the war in Ukraine and the increasing inflation. This plan included a significant measure: it limits the rents increase. It is a measure, however, of an extraordinary and temporary nature.

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Spains New Housing Law How it Affects Buyers and Sellers - Spain's New Housing Law: How it Affects Buyers and Sellers

The Council of Ministers recently approved the new housing law for 2022, and it introduces notable changes that will have a significant impact on the real estate market. Although the new law focuses on the rental market mostly, intending to facilitate access to housing, the truth is that it also includes measures that will affect both buyers and sellers.

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Investing in Spanish Real Estate a Safe Bet to Live or for Profit - Investing in Spanish Real Estate: a Safe Bet to Live or for Profit

With a real estate market in full recovery, investing in housing in Spain offers benefits at all levels. The tourist attractions and the unbeatable weather, especially on the Mediterranean coast and the islands, are the most valued characteristics to buy a second home or a holiday rental.

But Spain offers many other advantages for those seeking investment opportunities. It is relatively easy for foreign investors to begin a business, buy a home to settle in the country or obtain a profit through home rentals.

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planear la compra de una casa en 2022 previsiones en el mercado de vivienda 1 - Planning the Purchase of a Property in 2022: Forecasts in the Housing Market

The evolution of home sales in Spain has provided positive figures in 2021. According to the latest data published by the National Institute of Statistics (INE), in October 2021, the number of operations exceeded 46,200, 22.2% more in the interannual rate.

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