For many retirees, Spain is a very desirable country to settle in. The warm weather, a relaxed way of life and a more affordable way of living make life on the Costas sound appealing. However, it is not all plain sailing. It is highly likely that, for those retiring to Spain, they will also purchase a Spanish home in conjunction with the move. In this instance, it is important that you engage an independent Spanish lawyer to advise you in relation to the transaction.
Before you make the move, there are a number of factors to consider. For those purchasing a Spanish home there will be costs to consider in relation to property ownership, as well as tax implications. In addition to this, the potential impact that Brexit may have is also cause for consideration. We will set out in this article the issues mentioned above.