Property in Spain: the home improvements you can get a 60 percent tax deduction for
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Property in Spain: the home improvements you can get a 60 percent tax deduction for

As part of the Spanish government's ‘Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan’, it's possible to get a tax deduction of up to 60 percent for energy-efficient renovations on your home. Here are some home improvement ideas that could help you achieve this.

Cheap, safe and profitable: Seven reasons why you should invest in parking spaces in Spain in 2021
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Cheap, safe and profitable: Seven reasons why you should invest in parking spaces in Spain in 2021

Spanish court rules buyer can purchase property directly from seller without paying agency fees

Spanish court rules buyer can purchase property directly from seller without paying agency fees

The real cost of buying a house in Spain as a foreigner
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The real cost of buying a house in Spain as a foreigner

What’s the average price of a property in Spain in 2021?

What’s the average price of a property in Spain in 2021?

EXPLAINED: How to pay less Spanish IBI property tax
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EXPLAINED: How to pay less Spanish IBI property tax

Property in Spain: What landlords need to know about renting out a property 
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Property in Spain: What landlords need to know about renting out a property 

Property in Spain: What house hunters with few savings need to know
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Property in Spain: What house hunters with few savings need to know

Moving to Valencia: A guide to the best neighbourhoods to live in
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Moving to Valencia: A guide to the best neighbourhoods to live in

Why foreigners are buying more property than ever in ’empty Spain’
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Why foreigners are buying more property than ever in ’empty Spain’

What you need to know about installing an air-conditioner in  your apartment in Spain
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What you need to know about installing an air-conditioner in your apartment in Spain

What’s happening to property prices on Spain’s Costa del Sol in 2021?

What’s happening to property prices on Spain’s Costa del Sol in 2021?

Buying a property in Spain in 2021: Seven key points to consider

Buying a property in Spain in 2021: Seven key points to consider

Seven big differences between buying a property in Spain and in the United States
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Seven big differences between buying a property in Spain and in the United States

Where to rent a cheap apartment on the coast in Spain this summer

Where to rent a cheap apartment on the coast in Spain this summer

Buy-to-let: What you need to know about renting out a property in Spain
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Buy-to-let: What you need to know about renting out a property in Spain

What’s the process for buying a property in Spain?
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What’s the process for buying a property in Spain?

Property in Spain: How much does it actually cost to build a house?
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Property in Spain: How much does it actually cost to build a house?

Luxury travel in Spain: Seven reasons Sotogrande may be better than Marbella

Luxury travel in Spain: Seven reasons Sotogrande may be better than Marbella

Ten things to know about buying property in northern Spain
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Ten things to know about buying property in northern Spain

RANKED: The most expensive places to buy or rent in Spain in 2021

RANKED: The most expensive places to buy or rent in Spain in 2021

Tenant or landlord: Who pays which costs in Spain?
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Tenant or landlord: Who pays which costs in Spain?

Property in Spain: the Spanish cities offering the best return on investment in 2021
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Property in Spain: the Spanish cities offering the best return on investment in 2021

Why you should negotiate lower rent in Spain in 2021 (and how to do it)
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Why you should negotiate lower rent in Spain in 2021 (and how to do it)

The best tips for buying a property in Spain without an estate agent (and avoiding scams)
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The best tips for buying a property in Spain without an estate agent (and avoiding scams)

How the right orientation of your Spanish home can save you hundreds on energy bills
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How the right orientation of your Spanish home can save you hundreds on energy bills

Ten things to expect when renting an apartment in Spain
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Ten things to expect when renting an apartment in Spain

Buying a property in Spain: What to do and what to avoid
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Buying a property in Spain: What to do and what to avoid

Spanish mortgages: Ten things foreigners should know before getting one
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Spanish mortgages: Ten things foreigners should know before getting one

Property in Spain: What Costa del Sol house hunters need to know in 2021

Property in Spain: What Costa del Sol house hunters need to know in 2021

The Spanish properties ‘nobody’ wants to buy in 2021
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The Spanish properties ‘nobody’ wants to buy in 2021

‘La comunidad’: What property owners in Spain need to know about homeowners’ associations

‘La comunidad’: What property owners in Spain need to know about homeowners’ associations

Moving to Spain: Seven hill towns near the Costa del Sol

Moving to Spain: Seven hill towns near the Costa del Sol

Property in Spain: Has the pandemic changed what foreign buyers look for?

Property in Spain: Has the pandemic changed what foreign buyers look for?

EXPLAINED: 11 weird features you might find when property hunting in Spain
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EXPLAINED: 11 weird features you might find when property hunting in Spain

How to make the most of Spain’s Golden Visa residency scheme
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How to make the most of Spain’s Golden Visa residency scheme

‘The property market has gone mad’: Valencia real estate expert

‘The property market has gone mad’: Valencia real estate expert

Property in Spain: Why mortgages are now cheaper than ever
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Property in Spain: Why mortgages are now cheaper than ever

EXPLAINED: How foreigners in Spain can get grants for home improvements
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EXPLAINED: How foreigners in Spain can get grants for home improvements

Inheritance tax in Spain: Should you pass your property on to your children or sell it to them?
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Inheritance tax in Spain: Should you pass your property on to your children or sell it to them?

The neighbourhoods in Spain’s big cities where rents have fallen the most

The neighbourhoods in Spain’s big cities where rents have fallen the most

Property in Spain: The different ways to buy a home (and their pros and cons)
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Property in Spain: The different ways to buy a home (and their pros and cons)

Do I need planning permission in Spain and how do I apply for it?
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Do I need planning permission in Spain and how do I apply for it?

How the UK’s vaccine rollout will cause a luxury property boom in Spain: study

How the UK’s vaccine rollout will cause a luxury property boom in Spain: study

How to stop squatters from moving into your empty home in Spain
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How to stop squatters from moving into your empty home in Spain

Spanish property sales see biggest fall in a decade

Spanish property sales see biggest fall in a decade

Why is Spain making it harder to evict squatters?
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Why is Spain making it harder to evict squatters?

The language you need to understand a Spanish property advert

The language you need to understand a Spanish property advert

How not to buy a house in Spain: The top five pitfalls to avoid
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How not to buy a house in Spain: The top five pitfalls to avoid

Spain’s property prices to see Europe’s biggest drop in 2021 and then rise in just one year: S&P

Spain’s property prices to see Europe’s biggest drop in 2021 and then rise in just one year: S&P

‘It’s absurd’: How Britons who let out properties in Spain will see taxes triple after Brexit

‘It’s absurd’: How Britons who let out properties in Spain will see taxes triple after Brexit

Brexit: What changes for Brits in Spain from January 1st?

Brexit: What changes for Brits in Spain from January 1st?

Moving to Spain: Should I rent or buy on the Costa del Sol?

Moving to Spain: Should I rent or buy on the Costa del Sol?

What worries British second home owners in Spain most about Brexit

What worries British second home owners in Spain most about Brexit

Property in Spain: 11 towns that will make you consider moving to inland Valencia

Property in Spain: 11 towns that will make you consider moving to inland Valencia

Golden Visa: These are the properties €500K will buy you in Spain
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Golden Visa: These are the properties €500K will buy you in Spain

Where in Spain have rental prices dropped the most in coronavirus crisis?

Where in Spain have rental prices dropped the most in coronavirus crisis?

Property in Spain: The seven most exclusive neighbourhoods on the Costa del Sol

Property in Spain: The seven most exclusive neighbourhoods on the Costa del Sol

Property: There’s a bright side to being gazumped in Spain

Property: There’s a bright side to being gazumped in Spain

How a €2.80 raffle ticket could win you a villa in Canary Islands

How a €2.80 raffle ticket could win you a villa in Canary Islands

What’s the latest on property trends and prices in Spain?

What’s the latest on property trends and prices in Spain?

Q&A: How is Brexit affecting people wanting to buy property in Spain?

Q&A: How is Brexit affecting people wanting to buy property in Spain?

Why now could be a good time to rent a city centre property in Spain

Why now could be a good time to rent a city centre property in Spain

Spain holiday homes: Which nationalities favour which coastal regions?

Spain holiday homes: Which nationalities favour which coastal regions?

Fall in Spanish property prices set to accelerate

Fall in Spanish property prices set to accelerate

Property in Spain: What you need to know about buying a place with a terrace

Property in Spain: What you need to know about buying a place with a terrace

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about Spain’s new law to protect tenants from eviction
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EXPLAINED: What you need to know about Spain’s new law to protect tenants from eviction

Property in Spain: What I wish I’d known before buying a rural retreat to renovate

Property in Spain: What I wish I’d known before buying a rural retreat to renovate

Spanish property of the week: A ship surrounded by forest in the Valencia hills

Spanish property of the week: A ship surrounded by forest in the Valencia hills

Have Spain’s property websites been price fixing?

Have Spain’s property websites been price fixing?

Property in Spain: What can you buy in Valencia for €150K?

Property in Spain: What can you buy in Valencia for €150K?

Property in Spain: The six Spanish villages that cost less than a two-bedroom flat in Madrid or Barcelona
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Property in Spain: The six Spanish villages that cost less than a two-bedroom flat in Madrid or Barcelona

Property in Spain: Why choose Valencia?

Property in Spain: Why choose Valencia?

ANALYSIS: How the upcoming elections in Spain and UK might affect the Spanish housing market

ANALYSIS: How the upcoming elections in Spain and UK might affect the Spanish housing market

Ibiza Town crowned the most expensive Spanish city to buy a home

Ibiza Town crowned the most expensive Spanish city to buy a home

Property in Spain: How to save money buying a home on the Costa del Sol

Property in Spain: How to save money buying a home on the Costa del Sol

Rent prices in Spain rising 30 times faster than wages

Rent prices in Spain rising 30 times faster than wages

Group of friends buy entire abandoned Spanish village to fulfil retirement dream

Group of friends buy entire abandoned Spanish village to fulfil retirement dream

Housing: Rents soar by 50 percent within six years in Spanish cities

Housing: Rents soar by 50 percent within six years in Spanish cities

Brexit risk: Five tips for changing pounds to euros when you move to Spain

Brexit risk: Five tips for changing pounds to euros when you move to Spain

How Spain’s new mortgage laws could affect homeowners

How Spain’s new mortgage laws could affect homeowners

Ten properties in Spain you can buy for just €60k
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Ten properties in Spain you can buy for just €60k

What you need to know about Barcelona’s new rent caps
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What you need to know about Barcelona’s new rent caps

Property in Spain: What are the best areas of Barcelona to buy in right now?
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Property in Spain: What are the best areas of Barcelona to buy in right now?

Controversial ‘beehive’ housing arrives in Barcelona on the sly

Controversial ‘beehive’ housing arrives in Barcelona on the sly

What you need to know about Spain’s new rental laws
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What you need to know about Spain’s new rental laws

Meet Madrid’s anti-eviction warriors

Meet Madrid’s anti-eviction warriors

Where in Spain is it easiest and hardest to repay a mortgage?

Where in Spain is it easiest and hardest to repay a mortgage?

What you need to know about Spain’s 2018 rent law changes

What you need to know about Spain’s 2018 rent law changes

Spanish pensioner kills herself over eviction

Spanish pensioner kills herself over eviction

Property of the week: Andalusian cortijo in Lubrín

Property of the week: Andalusian cortijo in Lubrín

Brits remain top foreign buyers in Spain, despite (or because of) Brexit

Brits remain top foreign buyers in Spain, despite (or because of) Brexit

Property of the week: Three-bedroom townhouse on Costa del Sol

Property of the week: Three-bedroom townhouse on Costa del Sol

Looking to buy a house in Spain? These historical casas are the stuff of dreams

Looking to buy a house in Spain? These historical casas are the stuff of dreams

Property of the week: Spain’s quirkiest clifftop house

Property of the week: Spain’s quirkiest clifftop house

Property of the week: A grand old Cuenca town house in need of TLC

Property of the week: A grand old Cuenca town house in need of TLC

Renting property in Spain: Know your rights as a tenant
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Renting property in Spain: Know your rights as a tenant

The real reason why this Madrid barrio is the world’s ‘coolest’ neighbourhood

The real reason why this Madrid barrio is the world’s ‘coolest’ neighbourhood

Property of the week: Quirky estate near Denia, Costa Blanca

Property of the week: Quirky estate near Denia, Costa Blanca

Why rising rents across Spain are causing a new crisis

Why rising rents across Spain are causing a new crisis

Why I swapped London life for a tiny village in northern Spain

Why I swapped London life for a tiny village in northern Spain

Spanish property of the week: An entire village nestled in the Picos de Europa

Spanish property of the week: An entire village nestled in the Picos de Europa

New construction boom threatens Spanish coastline

New construction boom threatens Spanish coastline

Barcelona vetoes ‘capsule housing’ plan for low income workers

Barcelona vetoes ‘capsule housing’ plan for low income workers

Spanish homes half price on one condition: old owners live there until they die

Spanish homes half price on one condition: old owners live there until they die

Schumacher family denies rumours of move to Mallorca

Schumacher family denies rumours of move to Mallorca

Rent a terrace: New rental portal launched for private parties and barbecues

Rent a terrace: New rental portal launched for private parties and barbecues

Narcopisos: ‘Drug flats’ blight the heart of Spanish cities

Narcopisos: ‘Drug flats’ blight the heart of Spanish cities

This Barcelona barrio has been named the ‘world’s coolest’ in 2020

This Barcelona barrio has been named the ‘world’s coolest’ in 2020

IN PICS: Drone photography reveals haunting beauty of Spain’s unfinished housing

IN PICS: Drone photography reveals haunting beauty of Spain’s unfinished housing

The survivor’s guide to renting in Madrid

The survivor’s guide to renting in Madrid

FOR SALE: General Franco’s summer palace

FOR SALE: General Franco’s summer palace

Spain’s property market just recovered to pre-crisis levels

Spain’s property market just recovered to pre-crisis levels

Vacant apartments held for ransom in Spain

Vacant apartments held for ransom in Spain

Spain struggles to repopulate its deserted rural interior

Spain struggles to repopulate its deserted rural interior

Why now is the right time to buy a property in Spain

Why now is the right time to buy a property in Spain

Spain passes law to help clients claim back abusive mortgages from banks

Spain passes law to help clients claim back abusive mortgages from banks

Spanish banks ordered to reimburse unfair mortgage interest

Spanish banks ordered to reimburse unfair mortgage interest

For sale: Iconic Madrid landmark on the market for €272 million

For sale: Iconic Madrid landmark on the market for €272 million

US gaming magnate (and friend of Trump) to build MASSIVE entertainment complex in Madrid

US gaming magnate (and friend of Trump) to build MASSIVE entertainment complex in Madrid

Buy your own Mediterranean island paradise for just €5m

Buy your own Mediterranean island paradise for just €5m

Police bust gang selling fake holiday rentals in Barcelona

Police bust gang selling fake holiday rentals in Barcelona

Champion of expat property rights in Spain awarded gong

Champion of expat property rights in Spain awarded gong

How Brexit could now shatter dreams of buying in Spain

How Brexit could now shatter dreams of buying in Spain

Spain’s property sales bounce back from boom and bust

Spain’s property sales bounce back from boom and bust

Prince’s Costa del Sol villa could be yours for just €5.3m

Prince’s Costa del Sol villa could be yours for just €5.3m

Expat couple win ‘hollow victory’ over house demolition

Expat couple win ‘hollow victory’ over house demolition

Spanish government finds tax cheats… using spy in the sky

Spanish government finds tax cheats… using spy in the sky

Why Brexit could be bad for expat homeowners in Spain

Why Brexit could be bad for expat homeowners in Spain

Welcome to Spain’s quirkiest clifftop house

Welcome to Spain’s quirkiest clifftop house

China’s richest man eyes up €1.2 bn stake in ‘Las Vegas of Spain’ resort

China’s richest man eyes up €1.2 bn stake in ‘Las Vegas of Spain’ resort

What you should know about renting an apartment in Barcelona
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What you should know about renting an apartment in Barcelona

British buyers are leading the way in Spain’s foreign property market

British buyers are leading the way in Spain’s foreign property market

7 essential steps to buying in Spain

7 essential steps to buying in Spain

Startup purchases first flat in Spain entirely through crowdfunding

Startup purchases first flat in Spain entirely through crowdfunding

Expat homeowners win victory over demolitions

Expat homeowners win victory over demolitions

Castle for sale, one-time pad of mad queen, €15m

Castle for sale, one-time pad of mad queen, €15m

Ten top tips for buying property in Spain

Ten top tips for buying property in Spain

Amazing properties in Spain for under €100,000

Amazing properties in Spain for under €100,000

Sol to go upmarket with American investment

Sol to go upmarket with American investment

Castellón set for ‘Ryanair effect’ property boom

Castellón set for ‘Ryanair effect’ property boom

First house sold by lottery ticket in Spain

First house sold by lottery ticket in Spain

Palma de Mallorca named ‘best place to live’

Palma de Mallorca named ‘best place to live’

Company lets customers ‘buy time’ – literally

Company lets customers ‘buy time’ – literally

Spain’s Martinsa Fadesa files for bankruptcy

Spain’s Martinsa Fadesa files for bankruptcy

For Sale: Soprano’s favourite Barcelona view

For Sale: Soprano’s favourite Barcelona view

Euro property bargains up for grabs in Spain

Euro property bargains up for grabs in Spain

Rouble tumble busts Russian buying boom

Rouble tumble busts Russian buying boom

House sales up for first year since crisis began

House sales up for first year since crisis began

Revealed: Spain’s most expensive addresses

Revealed: Spain’s most expensive addresses

Spanish house prices notch up slight rise

Spanish house prices notch up slight rise

Spanish castle up for grabs for €3.5 million

Spanish castle up for grabs for €3.5 million

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Spanish house prices up for 1st time since crisis

Gallery: The Local’s Property of the Week

Gallery: The Local’s Property of the Week

Spanish house sales climb 8.8 percent

Spanish house sales climb 8.8 percent

Gallery: The Local’s Property of the Week

Gallery: The Local’s Property of the Week

Spanish house prices to climb in 2016: S&P

Spanish house prices to climb in 2016: S&P

‘Lady Di’ refuge up for sale in Majorca

‘Lady Di’ refuge up for sale in Majorca

Mortgage numbers rise as credit outlook lifts

Mortgage numbers rise as credit outlook lifts

50,000 Spanish families lose homes in 2013

50,000 Spanish families lose homes in 2013

Spain’s ‘golden visa’ suffers shaky start

Spain’s ‘golden visa’ suffers shaky start

Named: Spain’s most expensive city

Named: Spain’s most expensive city

New law lets phone firms ‘steal’ Spanish roof tops

New law lets phone firms ‘steal’ Spanish roof tops

Mortgage numbers drop for 46th straight month

Mortgage numbers drop for 46th straight month

Top Ten: Spain’s most expensive streets

Top Ten: Spain’s most expensive streets

Expat house sales hit nine-year high in Spain

Expat house sales hit nine-year high in Spain

Property: Where in Spain are house prices expected to fall?

Property: Where in Spain are house prices expected to fall?

Costa Blanca expats triple pre-crisis home-buying

Costa Blanca expats triple pre-crisis home-buying

China’s richest man bids for Madrid landmark

China’s richest man bids for Madrid landmark

Spain remains hotspot for bargain properties

Spain remains hotspot for bargain properties

‘UK benefit cheat must sell Spanish home’

‘UK benefit cheat must sell Spanish home’

Holiday rentals in Spain: what expats should know

Holiday rentals in Spain: what expats should know

Foreign cash stokes Spain property market

Foreign cash stokes Spain property market

Couple beat aristocrat in row over 13th century tax

Couple beat aristocrat in row over 13th century tax

Spain offers rich expats EU residency

Spain offers rich expats EU residency

Buyer beware: UK issues Spain property warning

Buyer beware: UK issues Spain property warning

Stubborn shepherd kills off luxury golf courses

Stubborn shepherd kills off luxury golf courses

House split ruling divides divorcing couple

House split ruling divides divorcing couple

Foreigners buy big in stagnant property market

Foreigners buy big in stagnant property market

How coronavirus pandemic is driving down apartment prices in Barcelona

How coronavirus pandemic is driving down apartment prices in Barcelona

Want to buy a cheap plot of land in Spain? This region has thousands

Want to buy a cheap plot of land in Spain? This region has thousands

EXPLAINED: How Brexit will affect your plans to buy a property in Spain

EXPLAINED: How Brexit will affect your plans to buy a property in Spain

UK man beats Spain’s banks on home ground

UK man beats Spain’s banks on home ground

Estate sale ends ‘Citizen Kane’ Spanish legacy

Estate sale ends ‘Citizen Kane’ Spanish legacy

Renting in Spain: how to survive and thrive

Renting in Spain: how to survive and thrive

Spain’s coastal property prices take tumble

Spain’s coastal property prices take tumble

‘Don’t leave your brain on the plane to Spain’

‘Don’t leave your brain on the plane to Spain’

Spain cracks down on home rentals for tourists

Spain cracks down on home rentals for tourists

‘Regulations are a burden everywhere you go’

‘Regulations are a burden everywhere you go’

Pensioners’ suicides shake up Spanish eviction vote

Pensioners’ suicides shake up Spanish eviction vote