Monthly Archives: May 2012

Homes from Banks and Developers are Top Sales in Costa del Sol

Article from Spanish Real Estate property portal The Costa del Sol continues being one of the main destinations for the sale of Spanish homes dedicated to tourism. The banks' stock of homes in the Costa del Sol continues being reduced with the attraction of not only the weather, but of newly built houses and very attractive prices. On the other hand, in other areas of Spain, it's already bee

Living in Madrid expats’ guide

This guide is not only about apartments for sale in Madrid or property in madrid generally speaking. This is about information when staying and living in Madrid and practical aspects about tax system, Spanish, media, etc... The guide is called "Living in Madrid -The expats' handbook" and despite the fact it is the 2011 it still good enough for Madrid 2012. We have found it, we like it and we th

Tips when buying a “bargain” directly from a particular seller

  The price of homes in Spain has lowered around 30% (average) since the housing bubble burst.  They will continue to lower in 2012 and it would be a good idea to follow certain guidelines to get the best possible price if you are a serious buyer.   These are some pieces of advice that will be useful in buying a “bargain” directly from a particular seller. We recommend an agent b