Entries by Càtedra UNESCO d'Habitatge URV

European Day of Mediation

The Housing Chair and the Foundation of Rovira i Virgili University are organizing a conference on the occasion of the European Day of Mediation. It will take place next Wednesday 21st of January 2015, from 11.30 to 13.00 h, in the conference hall of the URV Foundation in Reus (Av. Onze de Setembre, 112, Reus). […]

Four new partners for the Housing Chair of the URV

Four new entities have joined the Housing Chair as partners. These are: Property and Commercial Registrars of Catalonia (SERC), Reus Municipality,  General Council of Property Administrators of Spain (CGCAFE) and the Real Estate Agents Official Association of Tarragona (COAPI Tarragona). See the full piece of news.

First cientific worshop on intermediate tenures – 21N

Workshop “New intermediate tenures. Dividing possession to facilitate access to housing” Last Friday 21st of November 2014, the Housing Chair of the University Rovira i Virgili organized the first scientific workshop on Intermediate Tenures (shared ownership and temporary ownership), where several experts did presentations about this subject. The schedule of the workshop can be found […]

Communication at the Metropolitan Research Institute, Budapest

The predoctoral researcher Rosa Maria Garcia Teruel, on behalf of the Housing Chair URV, attended the conference Social and economic conflicts of transition towards democracy and market economy organized by the Metropolitan Research Institute de Budapest, from 2nd to 4th November 2014. She presented the communication “Changes in housing tenures in Spain as a result […]

Two master thesis on housing topics

On Tuesday 9th September 2014, two students of the Masters in Corporate and Contracting Law, and predoctoral researchers of the Housing Chair URV, defended their master thesis, with the result of the highest qualification for both. Rosa Maria Garcia Teruel, presented the work entitled “Rent replacement by housing rehabilitation or reform in urban tenancies”. Núria […]

During the 22nd and the 23rd of May 2014, Dr Sergio Nasarre will be in Berlin attending a workshop about Mortgage Law in Europe. The aim of this scientific meeting, held from 2006, is to deal deeply and rigorously with 125 key items about mortgage in Europe. This current edition will provide the forum to […]

Presentation of the book “El proceso de armonización de los derechos reales en Europa”

Researchers of the University Rovira i Virgili will do a brief presentation of their academic activity next Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014, between 10.30 h and 12.30 h. Dr. Héctor Simón Moreno will present his latest book, “El proceso de armonización de los derechos reales en Europa” (Tirant lo Blanch, 2013). More information on the scheduled activities: […]