April 2017

What is La Mercè? It's a huge street festival marking the end of Summer that take place in the streets of Barcelona. This event started for the first time in 1902 and is celebrated for la Mare de Déu de la Mercè, the Patron Saint of...

150.000 euros for 5 apartments in 5 different cities! Get 5 nice “ready” to live in apartments in 5 different cities for only 150.000 euros ! How can this be possible? Some new Danish companies are selling exactly this. You get 5 apartments in 5 different cities...

Black Money in Spain – a ‘win-win’ for both buyer and seller Black money, or ‘money under the table’, is a very common thing in Spain in the Real Estate sector.   50, 000-200,000€ in Black Money: The first time I arrived at an Escritura closing in Spain 12...

[caption id="attachment_2594" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Cycling by the beach.[/caption] Cycling in big cities has had a renaissance in recent years after Lyon’s “vélo’v”, a system of cheap and shared bicycles available at numerous access points. Barcelona was one of the first to catch on to this revolutionary...

  Open a Spanish bank account! When moving to Spain you will want to bring your money. Having only a foreign bank account when living in Barcelona you will experience different kinds of obstacles. The first one being the unnecessary exchange fee when paying with your credit...

This article delves into Spanish culture where we take a closer look at the working habits of Spanish people as well as the real estate market of Spain.   The Spanish Real-Estate Market Before the burst of the Spanish property bubble in 2007, the construction industry in Spain...

When selling an apartment with Casamona, in order to increase revenue, or return value, we recommend prioritizing the presentation of the apartment (also known as staging). Moreover, it is important to create a neutral environment. This will influence how the buyer perceives the apartment and...