Property observatory: property search trends in the world April 2018

Global trends

  • 49.20 % of places have risen in the rankings
  • 50.65 % of places have fallen in the rankings
  • 0.15 % 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 March 2018 and April 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
North East, Portugal 676.34 % 568 958 Santa Cruz, Portugal -14.56 % 371 -37
Viseu, Portugal 175.09 % 395 352 Castro Marim, Portugal -6.07 % 502 -30
Valongo, Portugal 134.09 % 514 323 Alcobaça, Portugal -7.28 % 294 -21
Espinho, Portugal 132.49 % 423 300 Aljezur, Portugal -3.21 % 345 -5
Odivelas, Portugal 159.12 % 340 295 Fundão, Portugal -0.25 % 598 0
Maia, Portugal 95.48 % 689 290 Calheta (Madeira), Portugal -0.30 % 662 1
São Vicente, Portugal 91.01 % 688 284 Lagos, Portugal 5.26 % 149 3
Guimarães, Portugal 79.93 % 606 242 Torres Vedras, Portugal 3.54 % 513 5
Sines, Portugal 71.64 % 725 237 Cascais, Portugal 14.44 % 119 5
Esposende, Portugal 92.38 % 495 236 Portimão, Portugal 9.27 % 95 5

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 Property of the month
Portimão 0.17 % 16 14 54 59 335,214 €
Cascais e Estoril 0.13 % 32 15 17 -24 1,500,481 €
Quarteira 0.12 % 41 14 38 31 575,876 €
Albufeira (Olhos de Água) 0.12 % 42 15 -9 -19 642,424 €
Vilamoura 0.10 % 51 9 32 29 821,619 €
Lagos 0.08 % 68 3 21 16 718,102 €
Faro (São Pedro) 0.06 % 89 14 7 63 427,817 €
Alvor 0.06 % 91 2 33 46 524,936 €
Olhão 0.06 % 92 4 58 -9 278,712 €
Ericeira 0.06 % 96 2 N/C N/C 334,761 €

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 Property of the month
Portugal 99.08 % 1 0 0 0 589,624 €
France 0.92 % 2 0 0 0 413,204 €

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