Your property in Spain without complications
Buying a property in Spain can be a very pleasure experience. However it’s important to consider the legal, tax and inheritance issues peculiar to the Spanish system. The most important thing we would stress is that you NEVER SIGN ANYTHING or PAY A DEPOSIT until you have had it checked by a Spanish solicitor. We provide a complete service through our Spanish legal and tax specialist to ensure that your Spanish dream become a reality.
1.- Advising our Clients on legal and taxation aspects that would be need to be followed when purchasing a property of any type in Spain.
2.- Opening of bank accounts in Spain for our clients where we are also able to assist them in obtaining the most competitive credit facilities.
3.- Provide our clients with advice on mortgages and loans, where they can take advantage of the lowest possible borrowing interest rates.
4.- Advise you about prices.
5.- Conduct a full and thorough Land Registry search to check ownership.
6.- Extract a Nota Simple to ensure that the property is free from all outstanding debts and charges.
7.- Verify, in the case of buying off plan, newly to be constructed properties, that the developer has local planning permission, and all the required documentation.
8.- Draft a contract of sale or approve a contract supplied by the seller of the property.
9.- Prepare a full report setting out the results of our enquiriesand our recommendations concerning the purchase generally.
10.- Applying for a NIE(Número de Extranjeros) for our clients with their right of abode, here in Spain.
11.- Accompanying our clients to the Notary and facilitate with the translation leading up to and during the completion of their purchase.
12.- Registration of the title deeds (Escritura) at the Spanish Land Registry Office.
13.- Advise our clients on taxes related to their purchase and arrange for the payment of these on their behalf.
14.- Wills – impartial advice, guidance, preparation and execution of this all important document in line with Spanish law.
15.- Arrange for change of names, addresses, direct debit mandates for utility bills (electricity, water, telephone, property tax, council rates, car road tax, etc.)
16.- Represent our clients to ensure that their Annual Property matters are maintained in a good, efficient and timely manner at all times.