Buying a property in a foreign country like Spain is kind of difficult. You can get information anywhere as the matter is a topic that everybody is aware of, from the taxi driver to the janitor of a hotel. But, it would be helpful if you start by reading these tips.

  • Be conscious of what kind of property you are looking for, but be patient if you don’t find it exactly of what you desire at first.
  • Visit or ask in the surrounding areas to get an idea of the price’s range, if possible. Otherwise, search and ask by phone or e-mail.
  • Choosing a Real Estate Agent would save you time. There are many. So, be careful with the fraud also. Look for an experienced agent. Let your lawyer make the search.
  • Buy a property for your own use. Sometimes you buy a house hoping your children come to visit you, but in time it doesn’t happen, so you end up selling that big house.
  • Think for the future. Location, design, finishes, installations have to be selected in a general criteria. So, if you want to sell the property in the future you won’t have to make significant changes.

Finding and buying a property in Spain could be a simple or difficult task to do. So, buyer, beware!

If you are interested for the chalet for sale of the picture above, located in Velez – Malaga , visit  the site “pisos” to get more information.