First published on
20 September 2021
Discussion Paper 147

Euro Area Housing Markets: Trends, Challenges and Policy Responses


The paper reviews housing markets developments in the euro area and their macroeconomic relevance and discusses policy approaches to address housing-related risks.


Vítor Martins, Alessandro Turrini, Bořek Vašíček and Madalina Zamfir. European Commission.

Information and identifiers

Discussion Paper 147. September 2021. Brussels. PDF. 44pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BD-21-004-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-76-38748-0 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
doi:10.2765/153276 (online)

JEL classification: R21, R31, C32, E37, E58


European Economy Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them, to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission.


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