Etiqueta 'Social housing'
The Hotel Port Vell in Mallorca, which was knocked down to make way for residential accommodation


Hotel conversion - sound in principle, but ...

The agreement on conversion of obsolete hotels into accommodation raises any number of questions.

Andrew Ede10/05/2022 19:49

Minister Meeting


Spain to lease public land royalty-free for social housing building

The state will offer public land up for concessions of up to 75 years, and private companies can opt to build and rent social housing

Reuters08/07/2020 12:09


Housing and change of use

It is as yet unclear how this will work in practice, but in principle it is an excellent idea.

Andrew Ede13/05/2020 17:19


Government approves social housing decree

The approval confirms a previous announcement about a plan for properties for rent.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/02/2020 04:01

A Spanish flag flutters over buildings in Madrid, Spain June 4, 2018


Spain's poor suffer as economy recovers from crisis - U.N. poverty expert

"Spain's solid economic recovery has heavily favoured corporations and the wealthy, but never restored social protections."

Reuters08/02/2020 18:29


Loss of protected properties adds to Pollensa housing problems

Fifty-nine social housing properties, for which prices had been fixed, have gone on the free market since last year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/04/2019 18:53

Tourist tax

Tourist tax

Busquets under attack for tourist tax "scam"

The Partido Popular say that tourist tax spending decisions had been "steamrollered" by the government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/10/2018 14:08


Inspections find social housing properties being illegally let

Almost half of the properties are being let out illegally, often as holiday rentals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/10/2018 12:54

Social housing

Tourist tax

Social housing tops the list for tourist tax projects

Social housing schemes in Calvia, Inca and Palma will receive 43% of revenue for new projects in Majorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/10/2018 12:34


Ambitious plans for new Calvia parks

Included in the plans is a 46.5 hectare public park as part of the Magalluf Marina project.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/10/2017 00:00