Spain and Portugal are considered having "ideal venues" for the World Cup and having a strong chance of being elected as tournament host and this could have benefits for people with property in the nations
Meanwhile, Home sales in Spain rose 24.7 percent in the second quarter when compared to the same period in 2009. The Housing Ministry said that A total of 149,527 houses were sold between April and June 2010, being the third consecutive quarterly rise in Spanish house sales.
The increase was due partly to a 4.6 percent rise in the sales of new builds. Resale property in Spain accounted for 54.6 percent of the total market, rose by 48.3 percent, amounting to 81,632 sold homes, in comparison 67,895 new build properties were sold.