Top 5 mistakes when buying a house in Spain

Top 5 mistakes when buying a house in Spain

Many buyers of a house in Spain make the mistake of doing the following in the purchasing process.

1. Make the first payment too fast.

Before making a first payment to the seller, you must make sure you have negotiated everything you want. Once you have paid something, it is more difficult to negotiate with the seller. The seller already has a part of the purchase price and, therefore, his commercial position is weak.

Make the first payment too fast

Make the first payment too fast

2. Do not put everything on paper.

Often, negotiations are carried out when considering buying a house, but are left as a verbal record; for example, an arrangement on painting to be made. This happens under the denominator, “we will do it later”. Or “that will be fine”. It may sound good, but it could be “forgotten”, so put it on a piece of paper. That avoids the later arguments.

Do not put everything on paper.

Do not put everything on paper.

3. Enough tracking of the areas.

The areas of the plot and the property are insufficiently registered. These must correspond to the areas that appear in the property registry. Deviations often occur and do not have to be a problem, but must be corrected by the seller at the time of transfer.

Enough tracking of the areas.

Enough tracking of the areas.

4. Not to ask around if you plan a major refurbishment.

This is important when you buy an apartment in a complex. If you are going to do a large-scale job on the roof or on the facades, the owners association will know. It is useful to know before buying. Depending on the amount of maintenance expired, the cost could be considerable.

Not to ask around if you plan a major refurbishment.

Not to ask around if you plan a major refurbishment.

5. Do not verify if the selling party is the true owner.

Are the sellers the owners or, for example, the heirs of the owner? Or, the property belongs to a company that no longer exists and the records have not yet been updated in the property registry.

Do not verify if the selling party is the true owner.

Do not verify if the selling party is the true owner.

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Malaga Christmas Lights 2017 : This will be the Christmas lighting of Calle Larios de Málaga 2017

This christmas,Málaga has welcomed Christmas to the rhythm of Boney M and The Boston Pops Orchestra. On an almost summer afternoon, thousands of people packed the Center yesterday to witness the premiere of a new light and sound show that did not leave anyone indifferent. The inauguration of the Christmas lighting began at 7:00 pm, although previously the company of Miguel Pino encouraged the children with the show of his famous puppet Peneque el Valiente. To the conclusion acted the Cadiz group Andy and Lucas.

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malaga-larios-christmas-lights-hours-2017-2

The opening of the lighting became a real phenomenon in the city. So much that half an hour before the start of the show and you could almost walk on the street and the crowd was concentrated until the roundabout of the Marqués de Larios mobile in hand to not miss a detail of the lights. Among them was Laura Mira and her husband Bernardo, who arrived at seven at the Center and already found all the mogollón. “We wanted to go for a snack, but we have stayed to take a place,” they acknowledged.

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malaga-larios-christmas-lights-hours-2017-2

Before the city was lit up, the balloons became the improvised protagonists of the afternoon, since the usual blues with the slogan Merry Christmas that distributes the town hall were joined by other reds scattered around the Ronald McDonald House and some white from the Lo Güeno restaurant. Miguel, one of the people who delivered them, said that the first spectators arrived around 5.30 pm. “At that time the street benches were already full of people waiting,” he recalled.

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malaga-larios-christmas-lights-hours-2017-2

The person in charge of lighting Christmas was the mayor of the city, Francisco de la Torre, who together with the mayor responsible for Fiestas, Teresa Porras, and different members of the government and opposition team, pressed the button that started the show of lights. At seven o’clock the large 18-meter-high tree lit up the Plaza de la Constitución and seconds later the music began to play on Calle Larios. Although in the first pass only two songs sounded, attendees who walk down the street will enjoy ‘Feliz Navidad’, by Boney M, ‘Christmas Festival’ by The Boston Pops Orchestra and ‘Wizards in Winter’, by Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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malaga-larios-christmas-lights-hours-2017-2

Like last year, the central street will host two shows every day: at 6:30 p.m. and at 9:30 p.m. and it will last about eight minutes, since the three songs will be played in a row. As could be seen in the premiere, for this year more Christmas songs have been chosen and the lights shine at a somewhat slower pace than the previous year.

Until next January 6, when Their Majesties the Magi of the East leave all their bags full of gifts in the houses of the people of Malaga, about two million points of light will illuminate the streets of the capital. All the bulbs are low consumption and have involved an investment of 573,211 euros in the emblematic areas of the city. On this occasion, Calle Larios, has been decorated with a vault with about 2,630 microled cords, two domes and 18 porticos with windows, stained-glass windows and cathedral-style rosettes that have been made looking as close as possible to that of Malaga.

Christmas will light up this year in Malaga for 44 days and to avoid traffic incidents as a result of the high number of people who come to see the lights, the City will restrict the passage of private vehicles through the Alameda Principal during Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays , holidays and vespers between 18 and 22 hours. As it happened yesterday, since the cars were diverted by Córdoba Street and Alameda de Colón.

Location of Calle Larios in Malaga

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Antequera : Correr La Vega : 13/04/17

When : 13/04/17 to 14/04/17

Where : Antequera, Málaga, Spain

What : Correr la Vega

The Malaga city of Antequera, located at the main crossroads of Andalusia and known as “the heart” of the autonomous community, has been and is a must for travelers and travelers of all time. Its magnificent monumental complex is the result of its historical past, and is reflected in more than fifty buildings of religious and civil architecture dating from the Bronze Age to the 18th century.

One of the elements that identifies its Holy Week is the “Correr la Vega”, a long-awaited tradition both for its inhabitants and for the numerous tourists that are approaching at that time to the town and whose origin, apparently, is due to an ancient Tradition that was to take the images to the highest point of the city to bless the lands of La Vega de Antequera.

On Thursdays and Fridays, at the end of the procession, the “brothers” of the cofradías who process those days, with the exception of La Soledad, take the thrones marching to the beginning of a slope or hill and, with The bell warning, start a very emotional race carrying the thrones to where the fields of la Vega are to be seen, so they can be blessed.

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Ojen : Toston Chesnut Festival 2016

What : Toston Chesnut Festival : Ojen 2016

Where : Ojén, Inland Costa del Sol, Spain

When : 06th November 2016

fiesta del toston ojen 2016

fiesta del toston ojen 2016

For two decades, the town of Ojen holds in November the “Fiesta del Toston” , a day in which tradition is to roast chestnuts with the preparation of compounds dishes for this fruit, as well as tasting products like raisins in brandy, honey, roasted bacon, rice with fennel or chestnut soup.

fiesta del toston ojen 2016

fiesta del toston ojen 2016

The event celebrates the end of chestnut harvest when, after weeks of work to reap the benefits, you could enjoy this food.

fiesta del toston ojen 2016

fiesta del toston ojen 2016

The Popular Toston Party is accompanied by numerous parallel activities for the whole family: Potato dancing, racing, etc…

Location of Ojén

Property and History of Ojén

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Inland Properties : 13 New Properties for sale added from 240916 to 311016

Dear Friends


Hereby we show you the 13 new properties for sale added to Inland Properties portfolio in the days from 24/09/2016 to 31/10/2016. 

New Property for sale in Olvera, Antequera, Ardales & Alora

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This weeks post : Alcaucín : Chestnut Festival 2016

That´s it for this month 🙂

Alcaucín : Chestnut festival 2016

Alcaucín : Chestnut Festival 2016

What : Chestnut Festival 2016 : Alcaucín
Where : Alcaucín, Inland Costa del Sol, Spain
When : 5th November 2016

The popular festival of the Alcaucín Chestnut will also offer free tastings of typical anise and cinnamon shortbread.

Alcaucín : Chestnut festival 2016

Alcaucín : Chestnut festival 2016

The Axarquía village of Alcaucín still retains one of its most popular festivals celebrating another year the chestnut tradition of yesteryear who “gathered the neighbors in the village square on the occasion of the feast of All Saints day , in which each family brought a dish, and given the date, chestnut used to be harvested in the area. ”

Alcaucín : Chestnut festival 2016

Alcaucín : Chestnut festival 2016

In this edition, Alcaucín distributes more than 300 kilos of chestnuts and 200 of sweet potatoes, plus aniseed and typical traditional double buttered cinnamon in the main square of the town, opposite the town hall.

Alcaucín : Chestnut festival 2016

Alcaucín : Chestnut festival 2016

It plans to host about 500 people who will travel, as previous years, from other points of the Axarquía and the province attracted by the star product , the autumn chestnut.

Location of Alcaucín

Property and History of Alcaucín

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Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

Pujerra : Chestnut Festival 29 October 2016

What : Chesnut Festival in Pujerra, Málaga

Where : Pujerra, Málaga, Spain, Inland Costa del Sol

When : 29 October 2016 till 30 October 2016

The arrival of autumn is the date on which the celebrations related to the chesnut take place. Every year in late October or early November it is celebrated in Pujerra, located in the Serrania de Ronda. The Chestnut Festival, which coincides with the day of the patron saint of the town, the Virgin of Fatima.

 

Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

Normally, the holiday is usually done when the collection of the Chesnut is finished.

Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

During this holiday you can enjoy music and dancing in the streets of the town, as well as tasting more than 50 dishes made with chestnuts and accompanied by anise or brandy. In addition, you can visit many places where clothes and typical tools in collecting the fruit are shown.
Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

PROGRAM

SATURDAY OCTOBER 29

10:00 Launch rockets announcing the start of the 14th CHESTNUT FESTIVAL AND VIRGIN OF FATIMA 2016.

11:00 Diana and Parade, with the performance of the verdiales OF PARAUTA

12:00 official opening speech of the 14th edition of the Chestnut Festival, by D. CARLOS DELGADO MORALES Gaspar.

13:00 Delivery Chesnut of the year award 2016 to the adult group of theater.

15:00 Fair day enlivened by the “MALACAI” groups and “ROMPEOLAS”.

15:00 Afternoon free access at the Chestnut Museum.

17:30 gastronomic tasting of products made with chestnuts in the Plaza de la Iglesia.

18:00 Traditional TOSTÓN CHESTNUT accompanied by anise and sweet wine.

20:00 MEMORIAL to the Association of Friends of Cadiz by its X Collaboration and Promotion of the Chestnut Festival.

Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

Fiesta de la castaña Pujerra 2016

SUNDAY OCTOBER 30

10:00 rocket fire.

11:30 Celebration of Holy Mass in honor of Our Lady of Fatima, patroness of Pujerra.

12:00 PROCESSION in honor of our Patron, accompanied by the Band of Pujerra.

FAIR DAY 16:00 enlivened by the “MALACAI” group.

16:00 Afternoon open at the Chestnut Museum.

17:00 SPECIAL TOSTÓN variety “Chestnut pilonga”.

18:00 End party with hot chocolate and churros.

LOCATION OF PUJERRA

HISTORY AND PROPERTY IN PUJERRA AREA

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Yunquera Fiesta Vino y Castaña 2016

Yunquera : Wine and Chestnut Fair 2016

Where : Yunquera, Málaga Costa del Sol Inland

What : Wine and Chestnut Fair

When : 22 October 2016 till 23 October 2016

Yunquera, every October, pays homage to the chestnut fruit typical of autumn and base of  its traditional cuisine, and exquisite wine from grapes raised in the cold lands of the Sierra de las Nieves.

Yunquera Fiesta Vino y Castaña 2016

Yunquera Fiesta Vino y Castaña 2016

Roasted chestnuts in syrup, cooked, candied or just picked directly from the tree, and a good wine, sweet wine, pink or white, all alive with the music of the verdiales, attract hundreds of people that day.

Yunquera Fiesta Vino y Castaña 2016

Yunquera Fiesta Vino y Castaña 2016

The party starts in the square where more than twenty stalls offer from the serrano products like strawberry, cold meats or oil, to the traditional pottery of the region, and continues with various activities such as cooking contest, the stepping of the grape, and tasting the typical dish of Yunquera, the” malcocinao”, made from chickpeas, bacon, tripe, chorizo and morcilla.

LOCATION OF YUNQUERA

PROPERTY FOR SALE AND INFO ABOUT YUNQUERA

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Mijas : Feria Virgen de la Peña 2016 : 08/09/2016

The first half of September Mijas village fair in honor of its patron saint, the Virgen de la Peña is celebrated with an extensive program of cultural and festive music, and sports. The festivities start with a Grand Parade of Giants through the main streets of Mijas, accompanied by bands and queens of the fairs of Mijas, Las Lagunas and La Cala with their bridesmaids, and ending with a children’s party in the Municipal Caseta.

The day of the patron saint of Mijas (September 8) and after the traditional floral offering to the Virgin, performed a solemn procession

feria de mijas 2016 inland properties

feria de mijas 2016 inland properties

Mijas Information, Property and History

Location of Mijas

Virgen de la Victoria Day in Málaga

Málaga : Virgen de la Victoria Day : 08/09/2016

What : Virgen de la Victoria Day

Where : Málaga Virgen de la Victoria Sanctuary and Málaga Center

When : 8th September 2016

On the occasion of his event, the last Sunday in August its image moves from the Basilica and Real Sanctuary of Santa Maria de la Victoria to the Holy Cathedral Basilica of Malaga where its worshipped with a “novena” preach . To this assists people of all ages, children, and members of the brotherhood who come to see their mistress.

Virgen de la Victoria Sanctuary

Virgen de la Victoria Sanctuary

Then on 8 September a procession in which the image is carried from the cathedral to the Santuario de la Victoria, temple where it usually is located.

Day Schedule :

11.00: Solemn Pontifical Mass presided by the Bishop of Málaga Jesus E. Catalá. Before the start of the celebration of Mass, the City of Málaga makes an offer of daylilies to the front of the throne of the Virgin.

12.30: popular offer at the main facade of the cathedral. These flowers adorn the throne, the chapel of the Basilica de la Victoria, or are used for the shower of petals during the procession. This event will be enlivened by various groups of folk dances.

Virgen de la Victoria

Virgen de la Victoria

19.30: Procession of the Virgen de la Victoria. The procession will start from the “Puerta de las cadenas” at the Cathedral Basilica, in order to reach this place at 23.00. It then will continue for the Patio de los Naranjos, Santa Maria, Molina Lario, Plaza del Obispo, Molina Lario, Strachan, Torre de Sandoval, Marqués de Larios, Plaza de la Constitucion, Granada, Plaza de Spinola, Calderería, Uncibay Square, Casapalma, Cárcer, Alamos, Plaza de la Merced (side West and North), Victoria, Victory square (Garden of the Apes), Compass and the Victoria Sanctuary to reach the temple.

Malaga information, History and Property

Location of Virgen de la Victoria Temple