Legal assistance with Sale and Purchase of Property

Comprehensive legal assistance of a Lawyer through all the steps required for the purchase or sale of your property in Spain, with full guarantee at an extremely competitive price:

Up to a purchase price of €1M:

0.85% with a minimum of €2,200

Prices between €1M
and €1.8M:

0.75%

Prices over
€1.8M:

0.60%

If you are going to PURCHASE your house in Spain, our Lawyer will advise you and support you throughout the process:

  • Comprehensive legal assistance in your dealings with the property agent and advice on signing the contract.
  • Assistance with the paperwork relating to foreigner registration if the purchaser is not registered in Spain (does not have a Foreigner Identification Number).
  • Assistance in estimating amounts of costs and taxes involved in the purchase prior to the purchase.
  • Full legal verification of the chosen property, confirming that it does not have any legal, planning or registry problems, outstanding charges, and any matters relating to the home owners’ association and any other legal issues. Site visit to the property.
  • Assistance in contracting professionals for a technical due diligence at the request of the client or when recommended by our lawyer, always with the client’s approval.
  • Translation into the client’s language of the conditions agreed with the seller ensuring the client has a full understanding of the transaction.
  • Advising on or negotiating on behalf of the client all contracts, pre-contracts or any other documents required prior to signing the deed. Negotiating the purchase conditions with the seller or with his lawyer if requested to do so by the client.
  • Assistance in obtaining the appropriate legal guarantees if purchasing a new “off-plan” property from a developer.
  • Comprehensive assistance in arranging signing before anotary, including preparing the final notarial documents, full documentary verification and attendance on the day the deed is signed.
  • Organization and assistance in all matters required for paying the seller, including dealings with the bank if required by the client. Assistance also in signing for a mortgage and in negotiating terms and conditions.
  • Legal advice and information on all matters relating to local and national taxes arising from the transaction, also arranging their declaration and payment. Advice on complying with the requirements of anti-money-laundering measures.
  • Full assistance with registering the transaction in the Property Register and other public tax records.
  • Assistance with verifying the accuracy of all types of charges, such as notarial charges, registry fees, etc. as well as their payment.
  • Advising or negotiating on behalf of the client on transfer of and residence for supply contracts, community charges and periodic local taxes (property tax, rubbish collection charges, etc.).
  • Preparing a full dossier, the Libro de la Compraventa (Property Purchase Book)containing all the documents relating to the operation and the required instructions and warnings relating to the owner’s legal obligations.

In short, assisting our client with everything he needs from the very first moment ensuring the purchase is made safely and with every guarantee.

And if you are going to SELL your house in Spain, our Lawyer will provide you with comprehensive assistance, advising you on the following matters:

  • Comprehensive legal assistance in your dealings with the property agent and advice on signing the sale contract in order to avoid any problems.
  • Assistance in verifying the personal circumstances of the seller, if he is registered in Spain and the source of funds with regard to money laundering.
  • Advice prior to the purchase on estimating amounts of costs and taxes arising from the purchase for the seller.
  • Full verification of the condition of the property to ensure it is suitable to be sold or whether any action is required prior to its sale.
  • Assistance in ensuring that the purchaser has carried out a technical due diligence.
  • Translation into the client’s language of the conditions agreed with the purchaser ensuring the client has a full understanding of the transaction.
  • Advising on or negotiating on behalf of the seller all contracts, pre-contracts or any other documents required prior to signing the deed of sale. Negotiating the sale conditions with the purchaser or with his lawyer if requested to do so by our client.
  • Preparing the documents required so that the purchaser is able to sign the notarial deed of sale.
  • Comprehensive assistance in arranging signing before the notary, including verifying the final notarial documents, full documentary verification and attendance on the day the deed is signed.
  • Organization and assistance on all matters to ensure that payment for the sale is received, including any paperwork needed for mortgage cancellation, if appropriate.
  • Legal advice and information on all matters relating to local and national taxes arising from the transaction, also arranging their declaration and payment. Advice on complying with the requirements of anti-money-laundering measures.
  • Assistance with verifying the accuracy of all types of charges, such as notarial charges, registry fees, etc. as well as their payment.

And in short, assisting our client with everything he needs from the very first moment ensuring the sale is made safely, with every guarantee and in compliance with all his legal obligations.