More Positive News for Spanish Mortgage Holders

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Mortgage holders will now have the period in which banks can embargo a property extended, reveals the draft document for a change in the law.   Currently, mortgage holders who miss nine monthly mortgage repayments or 2% of the loan capital in the first half of the loan agreement will have their property embargoed by… Read more »

Spanish Government Proposes Free Movement for Brits Post Brexit

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While the British Prime Minister Theresa May struggles to hold onto power after announcing her proposed Brexit deal strategy, the Spanish government has reassured British visitors that free movement to Spain will still be viable after the UK leaves the European Union. Spain’s Minister for Tourism, Reyes Maroto, said at the Wings of Change Europe… Read more »

House Sales Rise in all bar Two Regions of Spain

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Spanish property sales rose by 9.7% in September to 42,766 units, reports the government’s central statistics unit. The number of properties exchanging hands has risen eight out of the nine months so far this year (January to September), with the only exclusion being in March; Easter fell a lot earlier than the year before so… Read more »

Visitor Numbers from Italy and Portugal Grow Double Digits

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The number of visitors coming to Spain from Italy and Portugal rose by double digits in September while the top two markets shrunk. Foreign tourist numbers in Spain have grown moderately so far in 2018, especially when compared to the vast growth over the previous two years, but visitor numbers do remain in positive territory… Read more »