European Union, Brexit, Property purchases in Spain, Property purchases in Portugal

What Brexit means for British property purchasers in Europe

Following the announcement of the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, there has been much uncertainty about what this means for Brits looking to buy property in Spain, Portugal, Italy, France or elsewhere in Europe. The Portugal Prime Minister, António Costa, has however seemingly set the tone in an interview following today’s announcement. He […]

Spanish property deposit refunds

Off-Plan Spanish Property Deposits To Be Refunded By Banks

Have You Lost Deposit Money on an Off-Plan Property In Spain? Spanish ruling provides new opportunity for people who lost deposits on off plan property purchases in Spain to get their money back. A landmark judgment from the Spanish Supreme Court on 21 December 2015, ruled that banks can be held responsible, together with the Spanish property developers, […]

Protecting your inheritance when transferring money overseas

Protecting Overseas Inheritance When Transferring Money Abroad

Millions of people have family or friends who own property abroad or have other foreign assets such as bank accounts, shares or other investments overseas. It is therefore becoming increasingly common for people to inherit assets from abroad when loved ones pass away. The best way to protect overseas inheritance funds when transferring them abroad is however often […]

Closeup of a man signing  divorce papers.

How To Reduce The Cost Of Your Divorce

On average over 118,000 couples get divorced in England and Wales each year. The process of getting divorced is not only stressful and time consuming it is also expensive. With not only the legality of the divorce to be dealt with but also the matrimonial finances, the average cost of legal fees in a divorce […]