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Construction in Spain. Process and legalisation of properties of Spanish constructions


Spain is one of the top countries  in the world for property and real estate development for foreign investors. Areas as Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Alicante, Costa Blanca, Murcia, Costa Cálida, Almería, Málaga, Costa del Sol, Granada, etc., are oftenly chosen by foreign investors to invest in property market.

As lawyers experts in property and construction law, we assist our clients in the in the complicate but exciting process to build their Spanish properties, looking for a “place in the sun”.  Our aim is to protect our clients in this process, and to assist them,  in terms of strict specialization,  providing  high quality service from  our qualified legal Spanish lawyers.

In TLAcorp we have an experienced  staff of Spanish solicitors and lawyers specialized in Construction Law, including Architects and technical support. All of us with high level of  English and French, but also of German, Dutch and Russian.

Our team of Spanish lawyers TLAcorp represents investors who are involved in the construction process of  Spanish properties. Also,  our legal company assists clients who may have legal disputes with the different builders or agents involved in the construction of their properties in Spain.  

Sometimes, the problem arrives when the owner of a Spanish property discovers that the construction is illegal, or a part of it.

In other cases, the problem is that the construction of the Spanish property  is not properly complete, or have construction defects, or with lack of legal paperwork  like the proper building license, or certificate of habitation, etc.

There are other cases in which the problem comes from the utility connections to the property such as water, electricity , gas, etc..

We have wide experience dealing with a wide range of contentious Construction matters. These cases are usually multi-party actions that may involve claims for defects, delays  of  payments,  as well as claims related to performance of professional construction.

Our work includes all aspects of drafting, negotiation and completion of  building  and  construction contracts, professional appointments , redaction and control of documentation.

Our undoubted philosophy is to solve problems and disputes trying to  avoid to end in  expensive and time consuming litigations, whether through settlement negotiations or alternative dispute resolution. However, when litigation is necessary, our team of Spanish lawyers will defend or prosecute your case with all the necessary vigour in order to guaranty and to protect your interests, including, when necessary, urgent applications to Court for conjunctive relief.DO

We are a company of Spanish lawyers expert in properties and in Construction Law. Our work is to assist legally to all our clients as is essential in the process of construction from the same moment in which the idea of the project is defined. We cover a wide geographical area in all the Spanih South-East: Alicante, Costa Blanca, Murcia, Costa Cálida, Almería, Málaga, Costa del Sol, Granada, etc.

Our aim includes to assist the owners in Spain with problems or defects in the Constructions, or with defaults of documents like building license and certificate of habitation, etc..

Our services offered by TLAcorp  in Construction are the following:

  • Construction advice in all the steps of the process, starting  from the same moment of the acquisition of the plot, till the completion of the works, and key’s handing over.
  • Contracts with the different agents and builders, and  with the different private or public institutions involved in the construction process.
  • Disputes and claiming against builders, architects (or others as neighboring occupiers over boundaries, etc.), rights of way nuisance claims.
  • Legalization of illegal buildings.
  • Planning and environmental disputes.


Then, just let us explain you with detail in the process of construction in urban areas, as well as in rustic ones (countryside properties), and our specialized services in property legalizations: FOR A FREE QUOTATION!