April 2017

[:en]What is La Mercè? It's a huge free festival marking the end of Summer that took place in many streets of Barcelona. This event started for the first time in 1902 and is celebrated for la Mare de Déu de la Mercè.   When will...

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...

5 reasons why a Barcelona resident would be mad not to use Bicing For city-livers, travel can be one of the most confusing parts of our lives: to get between any two points, there are probably five possible methods of transport to choose from, each with its own...

  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...

  The Spanish Real-Estate Market Before the burst of the Spanish property bubble in 2007, the construction industry in Spain was at its peak, with eight hundred thousand properties being built on average per year, which was more than of Germany, Italy and France put together. This...