AliExpress is marking its 11th birthday in 2021, and has caught the attention of the world with the wide variety of items you can find on the site: search for something as small as a pair of headphones to something as big as a house. Yes, you read that right: a house.
Buying a house in Spain can be a both exciting and daunting for many reasons, especially for expats who are moving abroad and buying property in Spain for the first time. The process also varies between countries and is likely to be different in some or many ways compared to where you are from.
Whether you're dreaming of buying a villa on the Costa del Sol, a sleek city apartment or escaping to the Spanish countryside, finding the right property in Spain is sure to be at the top of your priority list.
Brexit is already making its mark and has left a series of inconveniences for British people who want to buy homes in Spain. As explained in this recent article, there are certain areas in Spain where a permit from the Ministry of Defence is required in order to purchase a property or land.
In Spain, the "contrato de arras", known in English as a deposit contract or deposit agreement, is a fundamental document and, in most cases, an essential requirement to seal an agreement for the purchase of a property in Spain.
Prefabricated homes, factory-built houses, modular homes… the vocabulary surrounding this type of construction is very broad and increasing all the time due to the ever greater role they are playing in the real estate market across the world. This type of property is also increasingly popular in Spa