Property Law

Sun Lawyers Client Testimonial

21 Oct: New client testimonial

“We cannot thank Elena and the team at Sun Lawyers enough. From the moment we met Elena, she was professional, friendly and clearly had a huge knowledge of the buying process in Spain. This was our first purchase abroad (we are based in the UK), so for us, this was a big step we were taking and we didn’t have much of an idea of how the process worked in Spain. Elena was extremely helpful and prompt with any questions…

A Spanish Will

23 Sep: Avoid wasted time, additional cost and unnecessary family anguish

All of this can be avoided by simply putting in place a spanish will for your spanish assets A Spanish Will saves executors and beneficiaries time and money and avoids unnecessary worry for your loved ones after you die. There are three good reasons why if you have assets in Spain, you should have a Spanish Will, even if you have an up to date Will in the UK. The three reasons are: Save time – probate can be applied…

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31 Jul: Change to Property Tax SUMA payments for 2020

This year, due to COVID19, SUMA has modified the voluntary period for the payment of the IBI (Property Tax) year 2020 for Alicante province (except Alicante and Xabia/Javea). It will be from the 17th August to the 6th November. If you already have a direct debit order, SUMA will take the payment from your account on the 2nd of November. For more details visit the SUMA website

We are hiring

31 Jul: Sun Lawyers is Hiring

VACANCY: We are recruiting for a French speaking lawyer or legal assistant to join our busy conveyancing team. You will be from a legal and/or property background and also be able to speak Spanish. We are one of the leading law firms on the Costa Blanca with a fantastic friendly team and great opportunities for the right applicant. Expressions of interest by email to: admin@sun-lawyers.com

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17 Apr: Obtaining a Spanish Power of Attorney

Under normal circumstances, appointing a Power of Attorney (POA) isn’t a service required by every British person buying property in Spain. However, recent events have shown just how valuable it can be to all non-resident buyers. Since the end of January, Brexit and the countdown to the end of the transition period has disrupted the application process for NIEs and residency permits, mainly in areas popular with expats.

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14 Apr: How we protect our clients’ interests when they are buying a property in Spain

Purchasing a property is one of the largest and important investment decisions we make at any stage of our life. It is obviously key for the buyer that their interests are protected, and that nothing goes wrong during the purchase process and that their monies are investment. Sun Lawyers makes sure that purchasers have all the correct clauses within the purchase contract and that they are 100% protected.