US dollar slumps to multi-year low amidst improving market mood

Staying on top of the latest currency news can help you time your transfers more effectively, so find out what you should be looking out for over the next couple of weeks…

02 Dec 2020 at 12:00am

Driving Licence Codes: What are they and what do they mean?

With many people exchanging their UK licence either for a Spanish one due to Brexit, or because of the legal time limitations in force once a Residencia is granted, it seems important we advise people of the differences between them.

02 Dec 2020 at 12:00am

Lack of UK-EU trade resolution puts pressure on pound

Staying on top of the latest currency news can help you time your transfers more effectively, so find out what you should be looking out for over the next couple of weeks…

04 Nov 2020 at 12:00am

Your Driver's Licence and Brexit

At the time of going to press a no deal Brexit cannot be ruled out. This of course affects people living in the UK and abroad, so, in this issue, we are going to cover the legal obligations as they stand regarding Drivers Licences here in Spain.

27 Oct 2020 at 12:00am

Pound suffers stunning fall amidst increased Brexit risks

Staying on top of the latest currency news can help you time your transfers more effectively, so find out what you should be looking out for over the next couple of weeks…

01 Oct 2020 at 09:15am

The ITV and Your Insurance Obligations

In past years, you could go to the ITV station with your car and car papers, go through the ITV test and leave (if the car had passed, with your new sticker and stamp on the reverse of your Ficha Tecnica, showing the validity of the ITV).

01 Oct 2020 at 12:00am

US dollar rebounds from two-year low as the global recovery begins to show cracks

Staying on top of the latest currency news can help you time your transfers more effectively, so find out what you should be looking out for over the next couple of weeks…

01 Sep 2020 at 12:00am

Driving Licences - Some notable changes to your licence in Spain

In July 2019 there was a change in CATEGORY B (Private Car) Licence holder’s entitlement to drive in Spain: the change meant that anyone holding a Category ‘B’ Licence would be able – if they wish – to legally drive more types of vehicle than previously.

01 Sep 2020 at 12:00am

What is Capital Gains Tax (CGT)

Capital Gains Tax is the tax that is paid on the profit on any sale of a property or other asset in Spain. Whenever the sale value is greater than the price you paid for the investment/asset, capital gains tax will be paid on the difference, i.e. the profit.

17 Aug 2020 at 12:00am

The Community of Owners

The majority of people who buy a house or apartment in Tenerife will find themselves a member of a Community of Owners.

07 Aug 2020 at 12:00am