The number of ex-pats buying properties in Spain has shot up in recent years and businesses catering to their needs have recovered well from the crisis that hit the rest of the real estate business in 2008.
When house hunting, you’ll have noticed that a distinction is often drawn between run-of-the-mill properties and so-called ‘luxury’ properties but what’s the difference? What makes a luxury property so luxurious?
Millions of students have passed through the Erasmus programme and agreed it’s been one of the best experiences of their lives, but how do you make that all-important decision? Here’s some things to keep in mind…
Ten of the twenty most requested universities in the Erasmus programme are in Spain, and it’s the country that receives more foreign students than any other. The reasons are obvious – Spain is different – but where exactly in Spain is right for you? Here’s our pick of the best:
The cost of buying a house is more than just your monthly mortgage payments. Before that, experts recommend that you save at least 13% of the value of the property to help with the following costs:
Expenses with or without a mortgage, in new and used properties
As you might have expected, life in Spain is very cheap. Even so, it is important to spend some time analysing the cost of living before you decide to buy a property in Spain, whether you plan to live there or just want to buy a holiday home.