Are you planning to buy a property in Spain? You need a trusted partner to advise and accompany you.
Choosing to buy real estate in Spain is a very important decision. In addition to the acquisition itself and the payment of the corresponding taxes, this implies a change of life for the purchasers: either to reside permanently in Spain, or to have a regular holiday there. Being able to deal directly with a French professional is a considerable advantage, because the latter will manage for you all the administrative constraints and advise you at best.
You buy an old property, resale, you will have to pay the property transfer tax of 10%.
You are buying a new property you will have to pay 10% VAT
Notary fees and registration fees, in both cases, will be around 3%.
In order to finalize your acquisition you will be asked:
Opening a bank account in a Spanish establishment to facilitate transfers, payments for water, electricity …
Obtaining your N.I.E (Foreign Identification Number) from the local police or consulate, an indispensable document for all your present and future steps.
We are used to take advice from our Notary during a real estate purchase. The function of the Spanish Notary is different from that of the French Notary. It collects the declarations of the parties and verifies their consent, but does not have a consulting mission for the buyer, or verification of the information concerning the town planning.
If you plan to buy a property in Spain, as an investment, to spend your holidays or as a residence for your retirement, it is essential to be aware of all the steps and circumstances that may occur, to avoid surprises. last minute, in a language in which you do not master all the subtleties.
In addition to our professionalism, our knowledge of the market, its technical and legal aspects, our perfect command of the language, we want to go further in our contract of trust. We want to support you in your real estate project, your life project, minimizing risks, stress and eliminating all complications.
To do this, we offer you the services of our law firms JLCA & AS or SUN-LAWYERS affiliated to:
Consulate of France in Madrid.
Consulate of Belgium in Alicante.
Consulate of Switzerland in Madrid
Our trust contract includes:
Pre-purchase: Complete set of legal research on the property, Legal follow-up during a purchase on your plan protecting your investment at each stage, Obtaining your NIE number. Obtaining the Spanish bank account and power of attorney (if necessary)
Signature of the authentic deed: A legal assistant will accompany you throughout the signing of the deed before the notary by including the translation services.
Procedures post signature of the authentic deed: The registration of your deed in the Spanish land register and the modification of all public services, Registration as holder for water, electricity, gas …
Escapasol real estate finances these precious services:
100% for any purchase over 300 000 €
80% for any purchase over 250 000 €
50% for any purchase over 200 000 €
25% for any purchase over € 150,000
From dreams to reality, from the impossible to the possible, from apprehension to insurance, welcome home with more than 300 days of sunshine a year.