Originally from Manchester, UK, I have been living and working in Barcelona for 16 years. After working as a project manager for a multinational, I then started working in the property sector and now amd the owner and director of Casa Home Search. Barcelona is a fantastic place to live. It offers a great way of life. The coast during the summer season, the mountains in the winter and cosmopolitan Barcelona during the week.
37% of apartments are purchased as investment
37,2% of buyers admit that they bought a property in the last five years with the objective of making moeny.
65% said that the main reason for buying was he promise of high return.
La great majority of them feel that the investment will increase in value more than 23,4% in the next ten years.
In Barcelona some 38,1% intend to resell the property they have bought.