What do I need to purchase a property in Spain?

FAQs, Sales
In order to purchase a property in Spain you will need a valid passport or identification card for your country. You will also need an N.I.E. number, this is your Foreigners Identification number. You will not be able to proceed a sale without this document, as when purchasing, you will have to pay taxes, and […]
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Can Nerja Property Services recommend a reliable lawyer?

FAQs, Sales
Nerja Property Services recommend as a local lawyer in the area, the solicitors office known as Sanchez Solictors, and they are situated in Calle Diputación Nerja. They are a friendly and reliable team, with a fantastic reputation in Nerja and the surrounding areas. They speak English, Spanish, French, German, Swedish, and Norwegian, making sure you […]
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What are the approximate on costs we would expect?

FAQs, Sales
Your total costs will be approximately 10% of the sales price. A lawyer will charge 1% of the sales price. The stamp duty tax is 7% of the sale price. Between other costs, including the Notary, Land registry fees you will be looking at another 2%. Once you have made a decision on a property […]
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What happens once I find a property to buy?

FAQs, Sales
Once you have made your final decision on a property you would like to buy, you will pay a 3.000 euros holding deposit to your estate agent, which will take the property off the market for a period of 2 weeks. During these 2 weeks, your selected lawyer will have time to do the searches […]
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