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Davor Kunovac and Karlo Kotarac
On 22 March Zagreb was struck by an earthquake of magnitude 5.5 on the Richter scale with an epicentre only seven kilometres away from the city centre, damaging a part of the housing stock of the City of Zagreb. Only some ten days before the earthquake, on 11 March, the World Health Organisation proclaimed the pandemic caused by the coronavirus. The pandemic and the earthquake impacted the prices and the number of properties sold in Zagreb in the first half of 2020. The estimate of the combined impact of these two events on the mechanisms of supply, demand, and ultimately, prices of the real estate in Zagreb is based on a line of specific indicators of the real estate market constructed for that purpose by authors based on microdata of the Tax Administration on real estate transactions.