Although the complete set of statistics for annual property sales in 2016 will not be available until Feb/March 2017, we can tell by the trends in the 3rd quarter and October's figures that there has been a distinct slowing down of the market since June 2016.
In the last article we started looking at the difference between 'closed' and 'open questions' and how to form them. The explanation for this takes a bit of time, but it is worth making the effort because it gives us the key to asking questions properly in Spanish and therefore getting the replies we are looking for!
Today, Alhama de Murcia appears a prosperous town which you pass on the Autovía del Mediterráneo or on the railway line from Lorca to Murcia, with the extremely large 'El Pozo' meat processing factory a major landmark.
There seems to be a common theme developing through my articles at the moment and after last month's article I had several emails from readers asking more questions about the Tourist Board registration process.
CÁLIDA CARING AGENCY NEW PHONE NUMBER!
Please note a change of telephone number - Dawn and her team can now be contacted on 602 604 398. The previous number is obsolete
What a year we've all come through!
With the obvious exception of the world banking and property crisis of 2008 – an event that still impacts on us all, even today – I can't remember at time in my 17 years as a Spanish property agent when so many events influenced our profession quite so controversially!
Hark! It's December and where have you been and what have you done this year? If you wish to finish 2016 on a high, read on to discover the delights which NW Murcia has wrapped and waiting for you to reveal.