FOOTBALL PLAYER PADS: Cristiano Ronaldo

REAL MADRID superstar Cristiano Ronaldo lives a life of luxury. Aside from being one of the most successful footballers of all-time, as well as being on a reported...

Abandoned new builds in Spain get completed

RESIDENTIAL homes being abandoned half-way through their construction became a regular sight during the poorest years of the financial crisis. However, since the housing market began its...

Spain to overtake UK in commercial real estate demand

A NEW survey suggests that Germany and Spain could overtake UK as preferred real estate investment markets for 2018 due to pricing and supply issues rather than...

UK stamp duty plan for energy efficient homes

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Building an extension onto your Spanish property

ARE you looking to build an extension onto your Spanish property? Here a few things you need to know... If you’ve just bought a second-hand home in Spain...

Considering returning home because of Brexit?

BRITISH citizens considering returning home because of Brexit uncertainty may be in for a shock if they follow through with their plans. It is thought that pensioners in...

The ins and outs of getting a mortgage in Spain

IF YOU’RE a non-resident expatriate and looking to buy a property in Spain, you might be caught out by some unexpected stipulations. Here’s what you should know before...

Brexit not deterring British interest in Spanish property

INTEREST from British buyers in the Spanish property has increased by nearly a fifth (17 percent) since in July and August. Zoopla, a UK property website, found that...

Over five million people now have second homes

THERE has been a 30 per cent increase between 2000-02 and 2012-14 in the proportion of adults who own multiple properties, rising 1.6 million to 5.2 million...

Painting – DIY or pro?

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Record high for successful UK mortgage applications

SUCCESSFUL mortgage applications in the UK reached a record high in the second quarter of 2017 with almost nine out of 10 done through intermediaries being granted. Overall...

Breakthrough in property leasehold scandal

IN what appears to be a positive step forward for homeowners caught in a leasehold trap, property developer Countryside Properties has agreed to buy back a number...

Cool cave houses in Almeria

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Brexit a mixed message for Almeria property market

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Last time buyers get housing boost

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Never too old to get on the housing ladder

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Demolition reprieve for 98 illegal Albox houses

ALMOST 100 homes built illegally in the La Aljambra neighbourhood of Albox between 2004 and 2006 are not to be demolished. The decision by an Almeria judge to...

Falling home ownership fuels rise in inequality

ACCORDING to a recent report, it has emerged that a fall in home ownership is fuelling the return of rising wealth inequality across Britain. Booming house prices in...
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