Monday, March 1, 2021

Spain’s new mortgage law will force homebuyers to take a test in Spain before sale can be approved

Also known as the Housing Credit Law, it should greatly diversify what is on offer for homebuyers while providing better protections

How to construct the home of your dreams in Spain

The advantages are several in that you can design completely to your own spec., incorporating all of those features you always dreamed of.

Brits are still seeking out a switch to Spain

The amount of British buyers at the Place in the Sun’s property show was encouraging

Return of the borrowers

Year ahead looks to be good for lending, writes The Finance Bureau’s mortgage expert Tancrede de Pola

Now is the best time to buy a property in Spain

Before you get started, read Finance Bureau’s Tancrede de Pola’s top ten must-do’s

Mortgage approval numbers are soaring in Spain as property market continues its recovery

MORTGAGE approval numbers are soaring. The latest figures show that this April alone there was a 34% increase in mortgage approvals in Spain, while the...

Getting the clause out!

The end of hidden minimum interest fees gives thousands of Spanish mortgage holders cause to applause

Word of warning for borrowers in Spain

Buyers are flocking to our shores as the property market is in full swing, Mortgage expert Tancrede de Pola offers a word of warning for prospective borrowers

Mortgage enquiries are still coming in, but the Spanish market cannot sustain coronavirus lockdown much longer, warns the Finance...

THE mortgage market has still been functioning during the current crisis (albeit at a slightly slower pace), supporting the property sales that...

Must-dos before signing on your new property in Spain

AS Brits return home after a summer break on the Costa del Sol, the grey skies and memories of G&Ts on the beach make...

Beware the 100%: Are mortgages that pay for your property in full a good idea? writes Tancrede de Pola

THE news that BBVA is bringing back 100% mortgages for resident buyers in Spain should be a cause for concern for some. Before the...

The Finance Bureau’s Tancrede de Pola explains mortgage holiday rules as the Spanish property sector battles on through COVID-19

On March 17 the Government announced by Royal Decree a ‘moratorium’ or ‘mortgage holiday’ for residents struggling with payments

Happy new year ahead

2015 will be remembered as the year that Spain’s property market awoke from a seven year slumber. And next year promises much the same, writes mortgage expert Tancrede de Pola

Brits applying for mortgages in Spain should not panic, but should be Brexit-ready, writes Tancrede de Pola

With the value of sterling plummeting to historic lows - even dipping below €1.10 in August - Brexit has the banks scared

A recent slowdown in growth does not mean doom and gloom for Spain’s property market, writes Tancrede de Pola

SALES figures from March have led some analysts to suggest that Spain’s property market is slowing down. It comes after the third month of this...

The Finance Bureau answers the frequently most asked questions about getting a mortgage in Spain

THE Finance Bureau in Marbella has helped thousands of prospective expats and locals find the mortgage that’s right for them. In his decades of experience,...

Uncertain times ahead with Brexit bad for business

A Brexit could lead to problems with mortgage rates, insurance brackets and currency conversions. Better to stick with the devil you know, writes property expert Tancrede de Pola

Want a return on your property investment? Look no further than Spain, writes the Finance Bureau’s Tancrede de Pola

The growth has been strong but stable and seems to be avoiding the fatal boom and bust cycle which lead to the meltdown some 12 years ago

As Spain’s COVID-19 crisis recedes the spectre of Brexit has returned for British property buyers

SPAIN has finally allowed tourism to return after several months of the world’s most draconian COVID-19 lockdown. Brits, Germans...

Why you’ll always need a mortgage broker in Spain’s booming property market

SPAIN’S property market is the healthiest it’s been for years. And the facts don’t lie, sales in the first quarter of this year were...

Beware the hidden fees

The pathway to finding the mortgage for you can be littered with nasty surprises. Mortgage expert Tancrede de Pola reveals all to put the client in the know

What are some of the extra fees you can expect to pay on your Spanish mortgage?

All mortgages come with extra costs, but they can vary from country to country

Expanding your property portfolio in Spain

The Finance Bureau’s mortgage expert Tancrede de Pola explains how multi-property mortgage loans are beginning to take off

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