Specialists Articles on Conveyancing

In-depth information written by specialists to increase your knowledge

Advice on buying property in Spain
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
You may be wanting to buy property in different parts of Spain, for different reasons and with different specifications. But it’s surprising how many of your questions are the same. Here we try...
cost of buying a house in Spain
Friday, January 13, 2017
There can’t be many people who haven’t noticed that house prices in Spain have plummeted over the past few years. Although debate continues about whether we have reached the lowest point...
Buying again
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
When Paul and Donna Mclaren bought their first property in Spain they didn't realise just how much they would fall in love with Gran Alacant. Now, thirteen years later they're on the...
Thursday, October 6, 2016
It’s often said that to find your perfect property you must compromise. After all, you can’t expect to have everything you want in one location. But perhaps there is an alternative- why...
legal representation in Spain
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
When buying a property in Spain the additional costs of the buying process can soon add up. Paying for a solicitor is one of the main additional expenses that people incur and it is understandable...
Using a mortgage to pay for refurbishment
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Anthony Dewhurst had seen a property he wanted to buy. With a little extra funding, it could be made even more ideal for his family’s trips out to Spain. But could he get a mortgage to help...
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
The community of owners is an important and influential group of people in Spain. Most properties belong to a community and you should check out the implications before you buy. The community of...
Spanish habitation certificate
Friday, March 11, 2016
Resale property in Spain, second occupancy or ‘used’. Whatever, you want to call it, buying an existing, older property has overtaken off-plan and new build purchase in popularity. There...
Property ready to sell
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
When you have made the decision, for whatever reason, that it’s time to move on, you want to sell your Spanish property as quickly as possible. In this article we look at an unforeseen...
Conveyancing quality assurance
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Ábaco is a member of AIPP. In this article we explain a little  more about this organisation and why membership can provide added assurance surrounding the services we offer. When buying...