In this period, the increase observed in the prices of existing housing (14.7%) surpassed that of new housing (8.4%).

"In relation to the previous quarter, the IPHab increased by 2.9% (3.1% in the 2nd quarter of 2022). In the category of new housing, the rate of change stood at 4.0%, 1.4 p.p. above the increase in prices of existing housing (2.6%)".

Between July and September 2022, 42,223 homes were sold, which represents a year-on-year change rate of -2.8% and a decrease of 3.2% compared to the previous quarter. In the reference quarter, the value of housing transactions reached 8.1 billion euros, 9.6% more than in the same period of 2021.

In the quarter under review, 2,767 homes were purchased by buyers with a tax domicile outside the National Territory, representing a year-on-year increase of 12.6%.