The stories that made the headlines this week in Mallorca.
Access to housing at an affordable price in the Balearics will continue to be one of the major issues this year.
Joan Miralles, the president of the Habtur holiday rentals association, yesterday presented a report in which it is claimed that the cost of residential letting in Palma has risen by 19% in the past two years.
"Usually I've been able to find a house. This time I'm waiting to see two rooms. I can't get anything else."
In coastal municipalities there are different needs and concerns. Much will depend on decisions made by the Council of Majorca.