I’m Laura Leyshon and I’m Las Palmas’ resident property expert. I work for RE/MAX Cony Overseas, one of the city’s oldest estate agencies and the first RE/MAX office to open in Europe. Cony Overseas has an excellent local reputation and has helped hundreds of foreign buyers and sellers in Las Palmas and all over Gran […]
Owning a property in Las Palmas is largely hassle-free. It’s not like we have to worry about cleaning out the gutters or insulating the roof.
However, there are a few things that come up regularly so here are my solutions to these common but uniquely Las Palmas property problems. [Read more…]
As as estate agent, I’m aware that buyers, and especially foreign buyers, hate to feel rushed.
It’s a wise instinct because spending a lot of money on a property, especially in another country, is a big deal and you need time to think about things.
But, foreign buyers are also at a slight disadvantage when it comes to buying bargain properties in Las Palmas. They are often not in the city when bargains hit the market, and things like applying for a mortgage and even transferring money take time. [Read more…]