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 […]
A Canarian Supreme Court ruling issued today (26/04/2017) has removed the restriction on renting a room in your property to tourists and opens the door to bed and breakfast-style rentals in Las Palmas. [Read more…]
If you own a property in the city, you’ve probably heard that short-term Las Palmas tourist rental it is now legal.
Gran Canaria tourist rental laws
The law about touristic rentals of private property changed in May 2015.
It is now legal to rent out residential property to tourists on a short-term basis provided that they are not in a resort area. But it is illegal to rent property in tourist resorts to tourists.
This has been compared to allowing beach parasol rentals, but only in the mountains.
However, as Las Palmas is a residential area, it is now legal to rent your city property on a short-term basis provided that you follow the rules. [Read more…]