Thursday, 08 October 2015
The price of real estate in the Eurozone increased by 1.1% and by 2.3% in the EU in Q2 compared to Q1, according to a Eurostat index on Thursday. The countries where the price of real estate increased the most on an annual basis in Q2 were Sweden (+13.0%), Hungary (+11.9%) and Ireland (+10.7%). The largest drops were recorded in Latvia (-4.4%), Italy (-3.0%) and France (-2.2%). In Belgium, the Q2 rise was +0.8% on an annual basis and +1.7% compared to results in Q1.