A million euros is a decent budget for a high-end Gran Canaria property. It puts all but the largest penthouses, beachfront apartments and houses within your range. [Read more…]
Once you decide to buy a Gran Canaria property you find that there are hundreds of properties on sale, advertised on dozens of websites and portals.
And that there are dozens of estate agents on the island all trying to sell you the same properties.
How do you search for, find and buy a Gran Canaria property in a safe and hassle-free way? [Read more…]
As a Las Palmas estate agent, I sell dozens of properties in the city every year so you’d think I know most things about the city’s quirks.
However, it wasn’t until I bought my own property that I learned these five things about the Las Palmas water and sewage system. [Read more…]
Here’s my guide to getting a Gran Canaria mortgage from local banks in 2018 for both resident and non-resident buyers.
Gran Canaria mortgage introduction
As with everything in Spain, getting a local mortgage in Gran Canaria involves plenty of paperwork. However, the system works well and is relatively straightforward if you know what to do. [Read more…]
There is plenty of cheap property in Las Palmas on the market for less than fifty thousand euros. However, most is not in the areas that the majority of foreign buyers favour. [Read more…]
Within a month, our winter visitors arrive and my life gets hectic. So, while I still have the time, let’s look ahead at what to expect if you plan to buy a Las Palmas property in 2018.