According to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, house prices rose by 4.1% in the euro area and by 4.7% in the EU in the fourth quarter of 2016 compared with the same quarter of the previous year. Compared with the third quarter of 2016, house prices rose by 0.8% in both zones in the fourth quarter of 2016.
The European Commission published on 17 march an online survey to gather views on the first year of operation of the EPC. Since January 2016, the EPC has been available for general care nurses, physiotherapists, pharmacists, real estate agents and mountain guides. The Commission is now inviting views and reports of experiences with this initiative. The results will be used to complete the Commission’s assessment of progress to date.
According to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the EU, in the third quarter of 2016 house prices rose by 3.4% in the euro area and by 4.3% in the EU compared with the same quarter of 2015. Compared with the second quarter of 2016, house prices rose by 1.3% in the euro area and by 1.5% in the EU in the third quarter of 2016.
Together with a total of 30 associations active in different parts of the real estate and built environment sector CEPI has developed a factsheet now available on this website.
CEPI met in Luxemburg 10-12 November for an important series of meetings. The agenda included a series of elections for the mandate 2017-2020 effective as of 1 January 2017. Notably these included the election of a President and new Board of Directors and the election of the Presidents of the professional divisions.