Thursday, January 28, 2021
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From Evictions to Aid for Small Businesses: the Key Features of the Latest Government Decree

The Government's Royal Decree opens the door to endless litigation since it allows squatters to be accepted 'without violence' provided they have not invaded anyone's habitual residence or second home.

Specifically, and after several weeks of negotiation, the Council of Ministers has agreed to suspend evictions for the duration of the State of Emergency, with a forecast deadline of 9 May.

In addition to the extension of that term, what are the other features of the new bill? The decree extends the suspension of evictions to all vulnerable people and not only those who are vulnerable due to Covid, which was the case until 31 January. In other words, the mass of potential tenants who may benefit from the measure will increase substantially, if they argue that their situation pre-dates the pandemic.

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B-Exclusives

Where and When Will the Most New-Build Homes Be Handed Over in 2021?

In total, property developers and cooperatives are planning to complete 71,825 new-build homes during 2021, spread over 3,342 developments, according to Brainsre, of which almost 15,000 will be located in Madrid.

Which Are the Areas of Madrid Where Homes Are Sold or Rented the Quickest?

The health crisis is taking its toll on the time it takes to sell or rent a home in the Spanish capital, although some areas are resisting better than others, according to Brainsre.

Rental Properties No Longer “Fly Off the Shelf” in Barcelona as the Time it Takes to Find a Tenant Increases

It now takes 2.2 months on average to rent out an apartment in Barcelona, up from 1.5 months, according to Brainsre, however, the city still has one of the most liquid rental markets in the country.

Special B-Exclusives: How Many Square Metres Did Spaniards Spend the Lockdown in?

Every household in Spain has an average of 42.75 square metres for each inhabitant, with 2.51 people in each home. Ceuta, Melilla, Guipúzcoa and Madrid are the areas with the least space.

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