Europe: Who owns the city? Exploratory research activity on the financialisation of housing in EU cities
Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Berlin, Lisbon, Paris, Porto, Stockholm, Vilnius- detailed evidence for the financialisation of housing in our cities. This new publication by the Joint Research Center of the European Commission adds to the evidence that housing market financialisation has severely impacted housing affordability. It comprises seven city case studies, advanced analyses of Amsterdam housing data and descriptive data on institutional investment in multifamily property. The work has been supported by two experts workshops.