3 Do’s and Don’ts You Should Have in Your Mind When Moving to Spain

No matter whether you’re fond of countryside houses, beach towns, mountains, and luxurious city life, Spain has something special for everyone. However, moving to any foreign country may involve various pitfalls so make sure to be fully prepared to make your process stress-free. If you do your homework in advance, you will know what to expect and make your move possible with minimal pain.

Wish to settle in Spain? Well, that’s a great decision as living in Spain seems much economical than in the UK. You can find a range of housing options, from luxury villas to apartments, rental homes, townhouses, holiday homes, and many more. Each Spanish property has its own way of managing things so you should know certain tips to make your transition as smooth as possible.

Let us share some do’s and don’ts that you should keep in mind when moving to Spain:



Before making any move, you should focus on being financially secured first. Make sure you have an ideal plan that is either you will set yourself as self-employed or start a new business for a source of income. 


Renting a property for the short-term or long-term will help you decide whether settling permanently in Spain is the right choice for you. It will also let you explore more about the best locations and make your home-buying investment more feasible. 


Spain has a rich culture but moving to a country with different traditions and languages can be a little tedious. So, it is good to interact with the locals and make yourself comfortable in the welcoming environment of Spain.



This may sound obvious but moving to a new country with unfamiliar culture could be a real struggle. Before buying your dream home, it’s better to do research on locations, neighbourhoods, real estate market scenarios, and other aspects to make the best selection. 


Many people moving to another country has a motive of staying there permanently and switch their bank accounts. But if possible, it is wise to rent the property in your home country and let your bank accounts stay in place until you are completely sure about living a new life in Spain.


When you’re planning to move to a new country, you will definitely need professional guidance to ease your property investment. But before you consult anyone, be sure to ask for referrals and good recommendations to obtain an excellent source of information and step in the right direction. 

Renting or buying a property in Spain can be a bit challenging. But don’t you worry, you can count on our experienced real estate agents to learn more about crucial aspects like tenant rights, housing prices, property investments, utilities, and more to avoid potential issues and scams.

If you’re planning to move to Spain and have some queries in mind, feel free to reach out to us. We’d be more than happy to assist you!

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