Laws and taxes for British nationals who want to buy or let property in Spain

This guide sets out essential information for British nationals wanting to buy property in Spain, including advice on legal advice, buying in certain areas, complaints and more.

It is strongly recommended that you choose a lawyer who is specialised in Spanish land law (urbanismo). The Spanish property conveyancing system is different to the UK and you should ensure that those involved in the transaction are qualified professionals who have an expert knowledge of the system.

Exercise extreme caution if an estate agent, promoter or lawyer urges you to cut corners to save money or time. Read more>