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    HOW WARM IS IT IN SPAIN IN WINTER?

    It always strikes me that when I meet people at a trade show or in our office, they have one question high on their list: “How warm is it in Spain in winter?”. In short: In Spain we have 4 months of high summer and the rest of the year it is spring! Costa del Sol More than half of the people who contact me are looking for a home on the Costa del Sol. Even if you don’t know much Spanish, everyone understands that Sol stands for sun. When asked, do you know the Costa del Sol? the answer

    PRICES FOR AN APARTMENT OR A VILLA IN SPAIN IN 2022. WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT?

        Will the prices of apartments and villas in Spain fall, rise or remain the same?The expectations are the following: In 2022 the prices of new-build properties will rise on all Costas: including Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca, Costa Calida and the islands by 6.5% For the well-priced existing homes I expect that there will be a small negotiating margin of 3 to 5% on the asking price What is the impact of the coronacrisis on the price of houses in Spain? To understand that, we have to go back to the situation before March 2020, namely to mid-2019.

    THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM: CONFLICT RUSSIA / UKRAINE

    How does the conflict in Russia/Ukraine affect the real estate market in Spain? The world is turned upside down. What we absolutely did not expect has happened. It is difficult to estimate what the consequences will be.A lot of misery. Should I talk about investing in Spain about this?I wondered before writing this.Should I pretend nothing happened and avoid the topic?I don’t have glasses bol but I have nevertheless made an attempt, from my experience, to list a number of things.If you want to invest in real estate, you want to be sure that the prices are stable in the

    WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS IN APRIL AND MAY IN SPAIN?

    Yes I do know, in Southeast Spain you can take your ‘kids’ to the beach all year round. But suppose it is a bad day or you are tired of that beach for a day, then I would like to share my ideal trips with you, completely child-proof. Museo The Ocean Race, the only museum dedicated to the legendary Ocean Race, a sailing race around the world. You will find it in the port of Alicante. The interactive museum surveys 45 years of history of one of the toughest sailing competitions in the world. You will learn about navigation and

    NEW! WITH THESE 2 FREE TIPS, YOU WON’T MISS A BARGAIN!

    New! With these 2 free tips you won’t miss a bargain! Do you know the difference between a ‘viewing’ and a ‘subject to view’? In short: a viewing is a virtual visit, a subject to view is a payment option subject to conditions.Both techniques together ensure that you don’t miss out on a single bargain because you can’t travel now. If you see an offer on our website or newsletter that is really something for you,then a viewing and viewing reservation is the solution to keep that property for yourself until you can/can travel. How does it work and how

    IS IT NOW A GOOD IDEA TO INVEST IN SPAIN?

    Is it a good idea to invest in Spain now? Have you been dreaming of a holiday home in Spain for a long time?And do you browse the internet and the real estate websites a lot?So you often see them say that it is now is the time to attack because: Money is cheap. Corona drops prices considerably Buying to rent is a good plan But that’s how it is? Are those statements correct?1.Money is cheap. Borrowing money can be very cheap nowadays. That’s how it is.But that isn’t the reason to buy now because it’s not rocket science if

    DON’T SAY HAM TO A SPANISH HAM

    Don’t just say ‘Jamón’ in Spain. Have you ever been in a ‘Jamonería’ or in a supermarket wondering what the difference is between all those hams?Each ham is not like the other. We are happy to show you the way.In fact, there are basically 2 breeds of pigs that provide that delicious ham that is found everywhere in Spain. Iberian: Iberian ham with black hoof. Blanca (white): Serrano ham, light brown hoof. The Iberian is a protected regional product and therefore these pigs are only raised in SpainYou will find them in 4 regions: La Dehesa de Extremadura, Guijuelo (Salamanca),

    REGISTERING A CAR IN SPAIN: HOW IS IT DONE?

    Register a car in Spain? That’s how you do it! How can I register, import or import a car in Spain? This is one of the most frequently asked questions by people who want to buy a villa or apartment in Spain. Also wondering how that works and what costs are involved? We’ll break it all down for you. When should you register your car in Spain? Are you also wondering when you have to register your car with a Belgian or Dutch license plate in Spain? Is that how it works: If you spend less than 183 days a

    REDUCED TRANSFER TAXES IN ANDALUSIA EXPLAINED

    Explanation of the reduced taxes on property transfers in Andalusia The Spanish autonomous community of Andalusia recently decided to maintain the reduction of taxes on property transfers. That is why Azull, the market leader in the sale of Spanish real estate, has asked me to explain the consequences for Belgian buyers.   How much does a second residence cost in Spain? Some background When buying real estate in Spain, just like in Belgium and the Netherlands, you pay additional taxes on top of the agreed purchase amount. For new construction, these taxes in the peninsula and the Balearic Islands consist