Construction

CATASTRO INSPECTIONS AND FINES FOR UNDECLARED CONSTRUCTIONS

CATASTRO INSPECTIONS AND FINES FOR UNDECLARED CONSTRUCTIONS 900 674 TLA

HOW IS YOUR PROPERTY REGISTERED IN CATASTRO? The General Directorate of Cadastre activated an extraordinary regularization process to locate properties whose owners (individuals or companies) are not taxed for them…

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HORIZONTAL DIVISION – URBANISATIONS IN RUSTIC LAND

HORIZONTAL DIVISION – URBANISATIONS IN RUSTIC LAND 1645 619 TLA

Horizontal Division in Urbanizations means that the land where the different houses from the urbanization are placed belongs to all the owners “in common”. This Horizontal Division is a way…

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LIMITATIONS IN THE USE OF URBAN PROPERTIES – PURCHASE OF CONSOLIDATED AND NOT CONSOLIDATED LAND

LIMITATIONS IN THE USE OF URBAN PROPERTIES – PURCHASE OF CONSOLIDATED AND NOT CONSOLIDATED LAND 2000 1315 TLA

In previous reports, we were explaining the differences between URBAN LAND and RUSTIC LAND. In relation to URBAN LAND, we were explaining that this is a land in which it…

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HOW TO SET UP B&B – CAMPING – HOTEL IN RUSTIC LAND AREAS

HOW TO SET UP B&B – CAMPING – HOTEL IN RUSTIC LAND AREAS 2000 1315 TLA

Rural land is the one in which only  farming, forest and nature activity may be developed. So, purely, touristic activity is not approved. So,  when a Casa Rural, or B&B,…

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CERTIFICATE OF HABITATION – CEDULA DE HABITABILIDAD-LICENCIA DE OCUPACION

CERTIFICATE OF HABITATION – CEDULA DE HABITABILIDAD-LICENCIA DE OCUPACION 2000 1315 TLA

Cédula de habitabilidad – Certificate of habitation – License of Occupation Certificate of Habitation – C.H. (Cédula de Habitabilidad or Licencia de Primera o Segunda Ocupación). This is a document…

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HIDDEN DEFECTS ON HOUSES. RESPONSIBILITY AND PROCEDURES

HIDDEN DEFECTS ON HOUSES. RESPONSIBILITY AND PROCEDURES 1973 1315 TLA

In the property buying and selling process, it is very important to take into account the responsibilities assumed by sellers and builders in the sale of property to buyers. It…

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2018 – A GOOD YEAR TO BUY PROPERTIES IN SPAIN?

2018 – A GOOD YEAR TO BUY PROPERTIES IN SPAIN? 2000 1315 TLA

Prospects for the real estate market of the year 2018. 2017 was a good year for the real estate market. We are witnessing price increases, increase of new construction and…

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PROPERTY NOT SOLD. PURCHASER’S BREACH OF CONTRACT. WHO PAYS AGENT’S COMMISSION?

PROPERTY NOT SOLD. PURCHASER’S BREACH OF CONTRACT. WHO PAYS AGENT’S COMMISSION? 2000 1315 TLA

There is a popular misconception on the agent’s commissions on Spanish property sales. It is understood that agents collect their commissions only on completion, and when the sale has been…

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LEGALIZATION OF CONSTRUCTIONS OR EXTENSIONS: UPDATING DEEDS AND CATASTRO REGISTRATION

LEGALIZATION OF CONSTRUCTIONS OR EXTENSIONS: UPDATING DEEDS AND CATASTRO REGISTRATION 940 788 TLA

It is really common in practice that owners of properties, after acquisition, have made new buildings on their properties, or new extensions. For example, a pool, a garage, an outside kitchen…

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TEN YEARS’ INSURANCE

TEN YEARS’ INSURANCE 150 150 TLA

(Seguro Decenal) When you buy off-plan from a builder or developer, or you, by yourself, build new property, the builder or developer, together with the architect, must guaranty you that the…

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