Monthly Archives: August 2011

SPANISH GOVERNMENT CUT IVA ON NEW HOUSES BY 50%. IS IT ENOUGH?

The Spanish Government have announced a 50% cut in IVA from 8% to 4% on new houses with immediate effect and extending  up to the end of this year.  Is it enough to get the market moving?   Lesley McEwan, MD … Continue reading

CADIZCASA ESTATE AND RENTAL AGENTS SPEAK AT CHIFRA MEETING ON THE SPANISH PROPERTY MARKET

Lesley McEwan, Managing Director of Cadizcasa the well known Costa de la Luz Estate and Rental Agent  was the guest speaker at the CHIFRA (Chiclana Foreign Residents Association) meeting held at Venta Abuela in Pelegatos, Chiclana recently.  The content of … Continue reading

CROSS BORDER ELECTRONIC CONVEYANCING GOOD IDEA BUT WILL IT WORK?

The new Cross Border Electronic Conveyancing scheme set up by the European Land Registry Association will allow for the purchasing procedure for a foreign property to be settled in the buyer´s home country.  Property purchases will be dealt with under the … Continue reading