Home sales up by 19% in first half of 2017

In the first six months of the year the province posted the fourth-highest sales figure in the country, behind Madrid, Barcelona and Alicante (Photo: M. Trampert)

HOME sales in Málaga province jumped by 19.1% in the first half of 2017 compared to the same period last year, according to data released by the Public Works Ministry.

From January to June, 16,555 homes were sold in the province, up from 13,898 in the first half of 2016. It is the strongest figure since 2007, the last year before the property bubble burst, when 21,979 homes were sold in the province during the first half of the year.

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