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Real estate guide in spain

Real estate guide in Spain

Know everything before buying a property in Spain

  • IBI / Rates in Spain

    IBI / Rates in Spain

    When you own a property in Spain you will you have to pay an annual IBI bill. This is the equivalent of rates or council tax in the UK. It pays for council services in Javea and is paid directly to town hall.

  • Community Fees in Spain

    Community Fees in Spain

    If you purchase an apartment or a property in a community with gardens and pool there will be a community charge. This is usually paid quarterly to the management company of the community. It is a requirement that all communities have a management company and there will be annual meetings with the residents to discuss what improvements, modifications and repairs will be carried out and depending on what is agreed by a majority vote, the communities fees will be calculated to cover any of these costs.

  • Utility Bills

    Utility Bills

    When owning a property you will also have to pay the relevant utility bills including, electric, water and gas or oil.

Testimonials

Bernd and Monika - Liechtenstein,

A heartfelt thanks to the team of the Javea Home Finders. With your help we have found our dream home. It was important for us to have a reliable and trustworthy partner at our side. Some who bought a house in Spain have told us that it is very complicated to purchase a property in Spain. With Javea Home Finders, we have experienced exactly the opposite. From the beginning to the end you have given us a very professional advice and support. We were accompanied everywhere and the whole process was very speditiv and uncomplicated for us. All the things that were to be done, as N.I.E. Number, bank account, evaluation of the building material by third parties, certifications, contracts, going to the notary, contract signing, etc. was very simple and always transparent with you. You are a great team with a lot of experience, honesty and pleasure in the profession.