Number of dwellings sold or transferred reached 532 '000 in 2017 in Spain, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 16.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of dwellings sold or transferred in Spain reached an all time high of 955 '000 in 2006 and an all time low of 301 '000 in 2013. When compared to Spain's main peers, number of dwellings sold or transferred in France amounted to 1,241 '000, 542 '000 in Italy and 153 '000 in Portugal in 2017.
Spain has been ranked 10th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of number of dwellings sold or transferred, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A dwelling is a separate and independent place of abode intended for habitation by a single household, or one not intended for habitation but occupied as living quarters by a household at the time of the census.