Specialists Articles on Spanish Law

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Hiking in Spain
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
If you want to go hiking in Spain then you really are spoilt for choice. Spain has 14 national parks, every one of which can be an interesting alternative for a hike. We mention some of these routes...
Obtaining a building permit in Spain
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Many people who buy a property in Spain want to make changes to it. Perhaps they would like an extension, a swimming pool or maybe just to improve the internal layout of their property. It can come...
How to become a Spanish national
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
If you are convinced that Spain is your home and you want to take the next step in showing you belong here, you might want to consider becoming a Spanish national. In this article María...
How to become a resident in Spain
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
If you wish to make Spain your home, how should you go about it? In this article Paloma Paris from our conveyancing department explains the process for members of the EU. You have made the...
Understanding embargoes in Spain
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Like many words, ‘embargo’ has different connotations in Spain to what it does in the UK. For most British people when you talk about an embargo you picture a prohibition from one country...
EU commission rules on floor clauses
Thursday, December 22, 2016
The EU Court of Justice has ruled that banks in Spain must return all the interest on mortgages that they have over-charged prior to 2013 as well as after. During the property boom, many Spanish...
Declaring your sources - Money laundering in Spain
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Post Panama, more people are probably aware of the issues around money laundering. In Spain, long gone are the days when few questions were asked about the source of your finance. We explain....
Spain's banks have their knuckles rapped
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
A judge has ruled that a clause included in 30% of mortgages in Spain is illegal. Ábaco’s legal department explain why and what this might mean for you. In the past, Spanish banks...
Become a Spanish national
Sunday, June 26, 2016
As concern about what  Brexit will mean for those living in another European country rises, some people have wondered just what it would take for them to go one step further and become a...
A mini guide to official translations in Spain
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Ever wondered what an official translation is? Can just anybody produce official translations? In David Ruiz’s mini guide he includes his advice for hiring an official translator. An...
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