The number of mortgages in Catalonia increased by 19.4% in February



The number of mortgages in Catalonia grew by 19.4% in February compared to the same month last year, namely until 3939, according to the National Statistics Institute. This is the best figure since June since 2012, when then 3948 constituted mortgages. Regarding compared to January this year, the increase was of 2.1%.

The amount paid amounted to 492 million euros, an increase of 19.1% compared to February 2015 and 7.6% compared to January, and the average amount per mortgage stands at 124,912 euros, 0.3% less.

Moreover, the state, the number of mortgages increased by 15.9% up to 24,887, with an average of 108,466 euros.