Burglaries are on the increase around Spain so it helps to know what thieves are after to avoid offering an easy target.
Homeowners in Andalusia who wish to rent their properties to tourists have just three weeks to register with the authorities, but few have done so.
The pound is going up and down with the opinion polls on the UK’s EU referendum. Foreign currency exchange specialist Luke Trevail explains.
The latest polls, betting odds, and pound-euro exchange rate suggesting which way the vote might go in the UK’s referendum on EU membership on the 23rd June.
Taxes on buying a property in Spain are more than double the European average, with no moral or economic justification. The stupidity of it.
Authorities in Ibiza the have put real resources behind a campaign to clamp down on illegal rentals on the island, reports the local press.
The latest figures from the General Council of Notaries show the Spanish property market recovery remains on track, though the growth in sales was down significantly compared to January and February.
The number of foreign residents living in Spain is in decline, especially in resort areas like the Costa Blanca. This is bad news for the Spanish coast, and bads news for Spain. The most likely cause of this reverse is Spanish Government policy.
Regular legal-contributor Raymundo Larraín Nesbitt gives us an overview of the urban rental law in Spain (or LAU as it is known in Spanish) which is applied nationwide. This law rules on long term tenancy agreements, amongst other rental types.
In the absence of big news Sterling tracked sideways last week, ending the week marginally up, helped by pro-EU declarations from heavyweights putting the EU referendum leave campaign on the back foot.
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