How will new EU Inheritance Regulations, coming into force in August 2015, affect expats in Spain?

The EU Successions Regulation 650/2012 will come into force on the 17th August 2015. This EU Regulation is not applicable in the United Kingdom but is applicable in Spain and the rest of the EU for British citizens. Therefore, in case you have assets in the UK and/or in any other EU jurisdiction you need


TINSA: Coastal House Prices Rise For The First Time in Seven Years

The Tinsa house price index shows homes on the Spanish coast getting dearer for the first time since the crash started in 2008, whilst overall price falls continue to fall at a slower rate. The (IMIE) house price index published by Tinsa, one of Spain’s biggest appraisal companies, provides fresh evidence that Spain’s drawn-out crash


Google to Penalise Non User-Friendly Websites in their Search Results

As from 21st April 2015, Google is changing its algorithms to prioritise websites that are adapted for mobile users in their search results in all languages. Why the change? “As more people use mobile devices to access the internet, our algorithms have to adapt to these usage patterns,” Google stated in their announcement. “Users will