Buying a second home in Spain can be a stressful and complicated process. For this reason it is imperative to employ a professional – you need an estate agency you can trust with international reach, a long-standing company that has the knowledge, experience and resources to support you through the process from start to finish.
It should be noted for buying a property in Spain prior to making the purchase you will need to do quite a bit of research, and hopefully enlist the help of a local estate agency. Even if you are familiar with overseas property transactions the laws in Spain change frequently and therefore it is imperative to do your own research and also employ the services of a professional estate agent and solicitor. Providing you follow this basic advice you should be able to find your ideal home in Spain without any hassles.
Whether you’re looking for a property in one of the many tourist resorts, a city apartment in Barcelona, a golfing villa in the hills behind Marbella, or a rustic farmhouse in Catalunya, good international property experts alongside their international associates can help find your dream piece of real estate.
Selling a Spanish property
Recently, selling a property in Spain is not so easy since the bottom dropped out of the property market in 2009. However experts say the market has turned the corner and 2015 is a promising year for property sellers, with many investors from abroad looking to buy property in Spain.
You can take the hassle out of selling an international property and have a team of experienced international property sales experts market your property to UK-based and foreign buyers. Based in the UK with numerous associates across the world and a wide reaching network, a good firm can market your property globally and connect you with potential buyers. Although course you will have to pay commission, is it worth it to get your Spanish property sold in a short timeframe. If you rely only on a local estate agent or word of mouth, you are likely to have a long wait before you can sell your property.
With global connections, targeted advertising, marketing and PR plans your property will be marketed to a much wider audience potentially increasing the value of your real estate. So if you have been trying unsuccessfully to sell a home, widen your horizons and contact some international agencies.