Sunday, January 17, 2021

Illegal construction inspections kick off across Malaga

Four-year inspection hunts down Spain’s ‘illegal’ housing modifications

Debate rages over Spanish property market

Will the property market ever go back to its pre-crisis booming glory?

House prices flattening out in Spain

Prices of properties in Spain are bottoming out

EXCLUSIVE: Expats come under fire from ecologists over ‘illegal housing’

Expats 'assert their right to colonise the rural landscape' according to the ecologist

EXCLUSIVE: Expat landlord wins legal battle against non-paying tenant

Dave Lomas, 66, held an unprecedented one-man protest outside his home in Campillos, in November

Spain’s Inheritance Tax rules

Inheritance tax break for non-residents quelling cost fears, writes Antonio Flores

Spain’s Princess Cristina ordered to sell mansion to cover trial costs

The Princess is facing four years in jail for accessory to tax fraud

Zara boss buys iconic building on Madrid’s Gran Via

Zara billionaire boosts increasingly-enviable property portfolio

Spanish property prices to fall by a further 50%

Experts warn of further slump as values show no sign of improvement

PROPERTY FOCUS: This Ronda finca could make your Andalucian dream

Imagine making money in the Andalucian sunshine with your own eco farm

Return of the borrowers

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

Thousands of expats on property tax ‘hit list’

Expat property purchases in Spain are being scrutinised in relation to Spain’s equivalent of stamp duty

K.O. the kickbacks: Olive Press launches campaign to expose shady property lawyer practices

Some lawyers giving estate agents ‘backhanders’ of up to 20% for working on conveyancing deals

Value of new build properties decreasing at slower rate in Spain

The rate of market price decrease slowed considerably in 2014

Spanish property ‘engine of economic growth’ in 2015

Resurgence in residential building sector predicted

Elevator production on the up in Spain

And it's all thanks to high-rise living

Brits buying property in Spain is on the up

48% more Britons are searching for property in Spain than this time a year ago

We found Eldorado in Coin

Best known for the defunct BBC soap the truth is most foreigners who live in Coín have really coined it in, says Jon Clarke

Expats still waiting for dream home in Morocco after five years of broken promises

Scottish couple among 300 investors waiting for completion of Moroccan property five years after paying huge deposit

Spanish construction firm bags prestigious prize

The firm, with new wave influences, has made an ‘outstanding contribution to creative architecture’

Laws of the Landlord

Editor of Louise Brace explains how the holiday rental reform will impact Spain’s private landlords

Spain’s construction industry fastest-growing in EU

The building trade is looking up

Sareb experts predict second year of loss due to falling property prices

Country's financial clean up could take longer than expected

Spain is a better place to live than Britain

New research shows the UK is the worst place to live in Europe

Bankia launches end-of-year housing sale

It has slashed the price of 6,000 homes by up to half price

Pick up a Spanish ghost town for next to nothing

Foreign investors are queuing up to own abandoned medieval hamlets