Property observatory: property search trends in the world January 2018

Global trends

  • 48.96 % of places have risen in the rankings
  • 50.87 % of places have fallen in the rankings
  • 0.17 % of places have remained at the same position in the rankings

Top 10 climbers and fallers

This table shows the regions with the strongest search variations between December 2017 and January 2018. Only the localities having more than 3000 visits in the month have been taken into account.

Top ten risers % Variation of Visits Position in the ranking Change of position in the ranking Top 10 fallers % Variation of Visits Position in the ranking Change of position in the ranking
Ascoli Piceno, Italy 7,526.19 % 363 2142 Perugia, Italy -51.27 % 689 -340
Arouca, Portugal 1,019.20 % 591 988 Penamacor, Portugal -47.09 % 673 -318
Vendas Novas, Portugal 556.36 % 702 706 Massa, Italy -47.75 % 620 -289
Vila Verde, Portugal 1,433.20 % 153 532 Batalha, Portugal -30.90 % 672 -250
Dodekanisos, Greece 388.53 % 600 514 Fundão, Portugal -42.92 % 573 -250
Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal 242.60 % 569 334 Marne, France -22.59 % 687 -232
Rethymni, Greece 207.67 % 661 297 Proença-a-Nova, Portugal -9.26 % 728 -187
Santarem, Portugal 280.33 % 400 294 Grosseto, Italy -25.99 % 529 -179
Estremoz, Portugal 221.90 % 441 263 Irakleio, Greece -8.40 % 552 -132
Arganil, Portugal 241.81 % 381 228 Meurthe-et-Moselle, France -11.64 % 500 -131

The most visited towns

City % of searches by town Position in the ranking Change of position in the monthly ranking Change of position in the quarterly ranking Change of position in the annual ranking Average price
Albufeira (Olhos de Água) 0.57 % 1 1 0 0 587,340 €
Torrevieja 0.35 % 2 1 1 5 171,156 €
Bergerac 0.33 % 3 -2 -1 0 335,044 €
Uzès 0.30 % 4 1 2 5 629,750 €
Sarlat-la-Canéda 0.30 % 5 -1 -1 1 437,403 €
Dénia 0.30 % 6 5 4 6 407,295 €
Loulé (São Clemente) 0.26 % 8 -2 6 30 942,596 €
Empuriabrava 0.24 % 9 32 61 27 532,325 €
Faro (São Pedro) 0.22 % 10 13 -5 57 418,442 €
Carcassonne 0.19 % 12 -3 -4 -2 594,326 €

Most visited countries

Country % of searches by country Position in the ranking Change of position in the monthly ranking Change of position in the quarterly ranking Change of position in the annual ranking Average price
France 73.04 % 1 0 0 0 430,503 €
Portugal 14.78 % 2 0 0 0 625,919 €
Spain 9.84 % 3 0 0 0 652,348 €
Italy 1.28 % 4 0 0 0 672,327 €
Greece 0.72 % 5 0 0 0 481,364 €
Morocco 0.16 % 6 0 0 N/C 1,623,282 €
Israel 0.09 % 7 0 0 -1 1,166,727 €
Tunisia 0.08 % 8 0 0 28 181,001 €

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