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British residents in Spain un-phased by deportation prospect

31 March, 2017 Since June last year when the UK voted to leave the E.U there were around 300,000 Britons registered as permanent residents in Spain. During the first quarter of 2016 the number of those who applied for Spanish citizenship was a little under 30 with just 1 in every 10,000 seeking to make their overseas status […]

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Our GUIDES are coming to A Place In The Sun

20 March, 2017 Our gorgeous and beautifully illustrated guides are coming to London in May. A Place In The Sun are taking over The Olympia in Kensington with hundreds of property agents and other professionals spending the long weekend talking to you and other like minded overseas property buyers. Our currency partner Currency Index will be handing out […]

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Buying abroad – what about Brexit?

5 March, 2017 Since the UK voted to leave the EU in June 2016 there has been much uncertainty for individuals and businesses that are making major buying decisions. Buying an overseas property is arguably one of the most obvious areas of uncertainly at the moment. Is it still sensible to buy abroad? What are the implications of […]

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Tax, inheritance, pensions & insurance (Spain)

3 March, 2017 Let’s deal with the easy part first – insurance. You will want to make sure you have sufficient insurance for your new property and its contents, especially if you are not living there all year round. There is a useful contact below based in the UK who can give you a quote and some guidance, […]

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Finding a property agent in Spain

24 February, 2017 Before dealing with a real estate agency in Spain and the islands check that they belong to a professional association such as the API or GIPE; or the AIPP (Association of International Property Professionals). However, membership of an association is no guarantee of good service or value for money. Setting up a real estate company […]

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