This page offers you all the information, documents and audiovisual material from the various conferences, talks and congresses on housing that have been organised by Barcelona City Council.


The construction of a new development with 46 affordable flats for young people promoted by the IMHAB in the old Fabra i Coats, coming to an end

25/03/2019 - 14:05

Housing. This is one of the developments that the FHAR participants visited, along with the structural and energy improvement work...

"In Barcelona, only 1.52% of homes are vacant"

22/03/2019 - 18:13

Housing. The City Council has taken a census of vacant flats, carries out various actions to ensure the correct use of homes, and...

"We are fighting to achieve changes in rent and to bring Barcelona closer to the models of Vienna or Berlin"

22/03/2019 - 09:57

Housing. Experts at the FHAR discuss different formulas to generate affordable rent, regulate the housing market, and combat...

"We must build from a basis of public-private collaboration"

21/03/2019 - 19:54

Housing. The speakers highlight the need to eliminate prejudices between the public and private sectors, and strengthen policies that...


Housing and Renovation Forum (FHAR)

For three days, international experts debated and reflected in this forum about the future of the right to housing in the city.

Co-housing meeting 2018

The Barcelona City Council presents its cooperative housing model as a way to boost affordable housing at the first Cohousing Meeting

Renovation policies in Southern Europe

Experiences on policies to promote renovation and its social impact were exchanged at this meeting.

Smart City 2017 | Housing Conference

Members of the Eurocities Network reflected on rent-stabilisation measures and the role of local governments in housing policies.

Construmat 2017 | 'Housing that makes a city' conference

The 'Housing that makes a city' conference held on 23 May put the big challenges facing housing policies in Barcelona at the centre of the debate.

Housing Conference 2016 (Day 1) | The rental market, gentrification and the impact of tourism

The Barcelona City Council Housing Conference was held on 24 and 25 October 2016. Three seminars were held on the first day and dealt with various aspects of the city’s current housing model.

Housing Conference 2016 (Day 2) | Rehabilitation, architectural innovation and cohousing

The second day was the turn of the roundtables, where various experts and professionals discussed new trends in housing renovation, urban regeneration, innovation and cohousing.

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