Specialists Articles on Conveyancing

In-depth information written by specialists to increase your knowledge

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...
tips for buying a property in Spain
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
You don’t need to be a legal expert to find your way round the buying procedure in Spain, but it is useful to have a few handy hints to follow. Handbooks and legal advice can be full of the...
A property in Orihuela Costa
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
When Magnus came to Orihuela Costa on his mission to find a property in Spain he thought he had plenty of choices lined up. ‘We had been searching on the internet,’ says Magnus, ‘...
House prices in Spain
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
We hear so many different accounts of what the trends are in buying houses in Spain that it can be very difficult to separate the myth from the fact. Has the price bottomed out or is it still on its...