The effort to buy a house increases by 4% since 2019 and already requires 20% of income


  • In 47 provincial capitals, the family effort to acquire a home has increased in these four years


  • Palma is the city in which it has increased the most, going from 27% to 40% of income to pay the mortgage


  • Barcelona has the highest effort rate in the country, where renting a home requires 40% of family income

The percentage of household income that is needed to buy a home in Spain increased 4 points percentages in the last four years going from 16 to 20%according to a study by the Idealista portal between the first quarter of 2019 and 2023.

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