According to INE's official source, the series on the Housing Price Index, which publishes information on the number of housing sales (total, existing and new), starts in 2009 and has a quarterly disclosure.
According to INE, the number of buildings licensed in Portugal last year grew 17.6% year-on-year, with 30.3% more fireworks licenses, totalling 28.3 thousand, the National Institute of Statistics (INE).
INE also reveals that building permits for building rehabilitation increased by 11.7% in 2018, when they had decreased by 0.1% in the previous year, and that 19% of buildings were completed, a total of 13,500, when by 2017 had increased by 7.1%.
The average value of the bank's housing valuation increased by 5.8% in 2018 to 1,191Euro / m2 and the median value of rents of 77,723 new housing lease contracts concluded in 2018 in Portugal was 4.80 Euro / m2, representing an increase of 9.3% over the previous year.
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