Real Estate News

  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...

Plush Pedralbes Far from the hustle and bustle of Barcelona’s coast, nestled in the Conserolla Hills, life slows down. Here, we discover Pedralbes, a neighbourhood characterised by exclusivity and extravagance and home to celebrities such as Shakira and David Villa. It plays host to fine arts,...

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...

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...

The effect of the financial crisis on Spain’s housing prices is well-known. A 30% drop between 2008 and 2013 left the market confused and permanently altered. But it did bring one benefit: increased popularity of Spanish housing among foreigners (aided by the Golden Visa). This...

[caption id="attachment_557" align="aligncenter" width="300"] El Gotico[/caption]   The Palace Apartment The apartment in Carrer Ample 35 greets you like a renowned storyteller welcoming an excitable audience. The tall, narrow corridors speak of days of old and prestigious architectural heritage. Also, the beautifully decorated rooms emanate the same mysterious...

[caption id="attachment_1680" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Bacelona skyline[/caption]   When you arrive in a new country you need to choose your bank. So here is some advice and information about spanish banking!   Spanish Banking: the new trend The most recent trend in Spain is online “discount” banks. You pay almost nothing...