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Official Registration of Alterations or Extensions to Properties

I am often asked by property owners if it is possible to get official Town Hall recognition for works carried out some time ago without appropriate Building Licenses. ie Works which have enlarged a property or even created a wholly new property. They are usually very concerned that they could at some stage in the future be fined or even be faced with tearing down that which has been created or altered.

30 Mar 2020 at 12:00am

The definition of, and the difference between, minor and major works

When considering alterations to a property, clients often ask me what the difference is between ‘minor’ and ‘major’ works in the eyes of the local Town Hall.

29 Jan 2020 at 12:00am

Moneycorp's Top Ten Tips for Buying in Tenerife

Buying a home in Tenerife can be a very exciting time. Moneycorp offers the following guidance.

03 Sep 2016 at 12:00am

Death of a British National in Spain

The death of a relative or friend is always a tragedy, but if it happens abroad the distress can be made worse by simple practical problems.

17 Aug 2016 at 12:00am

Divorce for Expats - How does it work?

According to UK government statistics, 35% of all marriages are predicted to end in divorce. Although no accurate statistics are available amongst UK expats, it is believed that the number may be even higher.

08 Jul 2016 at 12:00am

Planning on moving to Tenerife? Take a long term rental before you buy

Considering moving to the Island of Eternal Spring? Take a long term rental before you buy!

07 Mar 2016 at 12:00am

A guide to buying property in Tenerife

The realisation of a lifelong ambition to own a property overseas is often far easier to achieve than most people realise.

26 Feb 2016 at 12:00am