With the figures of the sale of homes in Balearic Islands is nothing wrong in the month of January. Sales increased by 26.7 percent.
1029 Balearic homes were sold in the month of January, which is nearly 27 percent more than the same month in 2012, according to the recently published figures from INE, Spanish Bureau of Statistics. With these numbers, the Balearic climbed to fifth position as we look by region, after Aragón (30.9%), Andalusia (34.3%), the Canary Islands (44.8%) and Extremadura (103%).
If we are slightly more detailed look reveals that 51.5% of the transactions and a new home was found to be 48.5% on the purchase of a second home.
Throughout Spain, sales increased by 18.9% in January compared to the same month of 2012 with a total of 39,670 operations, the fastest pace since February 2011, when there were 45,000 purchases.
Source Ibiza today