We have built over the years a network of local independent property hunters, working only for the buyers, in Spain: Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Malaga, Girona, Alicante,… to give a few of the most active cities of our property shoppers. Have a look at a few of them here on our partner page.
If you want to build in Spain, we have met a terrific architect working all over Spain with his team. He is even developing projects outside Spain in Russia, Europe and Asia while being cost competitive.
To buy a property in Spain is easy but it is always better to get the paperwork checked by our local partners. We have built over the years a network of local lawyers offices speaking the languages of the buyers and based in Spain: Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Malaga, Alicante, Murcia, Torrevieja, Javea, Calpe… Have a look at a few of them here on our partner page. If you want to get in touch with one of our legal experts, click on the picture and submit the form, we will put you directly in touch with them.
Before buying your property in Spain, you should check the tax issues involved with it. You can buy on your name… you can create a company… you can buy it with Usufruct and Bare ownership for your children?
Depending on what your objectives are: investment or pleasure only? Those objectives will as well have an impact on the solution you will choose.
Finally, once you bought your property, you will have to file tax forms in Spain.
We have the perfect tax partners in our network to help you out on all of those aspects. They speak the languages of the buyers and are based in Spain. Have a look at a few of them here on our partner page. Click on the picture and submit the form, we will put you directly in touch with them.
For all the foreigners looking to buy with non-Euro currencies as Sterling, American Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Shekel, Yuan, Ruble, Swedish Krona, Norwegian Krone and other Asian currencies,… when you are buying a property in Euros, you will need to exchange your currency into Euros and transfer the money to buy your property. Most of the time, this involves huge bank costs: up to 5% and mostly close to 3%.
We found the most cost-efficient way to convert your home currency and wire your funds to Spain with currencytransfer.
How does it work in practice?
Open your free account on Currencytransfer.com and mention HTBIS in the field “Where did you hear about us” to get the best rates,
Lock an exchange rate between your local currency and Euro (or instruct a threshold exchange rate to be traded later)
Wire the funds in your local currency on your segregated account at a top-tier bank
Receive the funds in Euro on your account in Spain, on the account of your lawyer,…