Questions and answers

Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions. If you have any questions that you did not find an answer to, do not hesitate to contact us – we will be happy to help.

You need a Spanish bank account for payment of expenses. We help you establish it.

You need a Spanish bank account for payment of expenses. The lawyer will help you with this.

There are always fees in addition to the house price. You must expect an increase of 12 – 14.5%. These fees include the Spanish state, registration fee, notarial fee and stamp duty.

Operating expenses vary with the size of the dwelling, the size of the common areas and the area in which the dwelling is located. You should calculate between 100 and 200 euros per month for maintenance, taxes and fees.

If you use the home frequently or rent it, electricity is the biggest expense. The electricity bill is paid by car monthly, and is about 50 euros at normal consumption.

The water fee is paid quarterly. It is payable by car withdrawal on a quarterly basis and is at about 15 euros under normal consumption.

Joint expenses are a fixed amount, even if the housing is not used. It is the facilities that determine the size of the joint expenses. They are paid quarterly, semi-annually or annually, and are usually between 50 and 150 euros.

You must have insurance – either Norwegian or Spanish. Home insurance costs between 300 and 450 euros a year.

How often you have to pay depends on which municipality the residence is located in, but normally there is annual maturity in the month of August / September. This is usually between 150 and 500 euros a year.

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