House prices up 13.2% in Q2

The Housing Price Index has hit a new record with house sales reaching 43,609, worth €8.3 billion, by the end of the second quarter of the year.

It means that houses were 13.2% more expensive by the end of the second quarter in a development that shows that the rate of inflation in the housing market is continuing to grow, according to the latest data from the National Statistics Institute.