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Forum: Spain
Jun 30th 2022, 5:32 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 817
Posted By UKMS

Re: Property Insurance

Yes my post was about Home Insurance
Forum: Spain
Jun 29th 2022, 5:16 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 817
Posted By UKMS

Re: Property Insurance

Thats fine if you know and have control of the situation. If you are buying somewhere the policy could overlap and still technically be in force on the day you purchase, so you could end being the...
Forum: Spain
Jun 29th 2022, 4:43 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 817
Posted By UKMS

Re: Property Insurance

Ive just taken a policy starting the day that we go to the notary next month. No issues. If you couldn’t do that surely you would risk a period of time with a property being uninsured ? Slightly...
Forum: Spain
Jun 29th 2022, 6:21 am
Replies: 26
Views: 817
Posted By UKMS

Re: Property Insurance

I recently used these for a quote. They returned me a quote from Liberty Seguros and very competitive.

They are base in Alicante but will quote nationally.

https://www.easycover.net/en/
Forum: Spain
Jun 27th 2022, 6:17 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By UKMS

Re: Non Lucrative Visa - Minimum time in Spain

Fully understood ! …. No that wasn’t my intention, I should have been a little clearer, I’m just looking at various options when we pack our bags out of the UAE particularly on the transition, but...
Forum: Spain
Jun 27th 2022, 3:22 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By UKMS

Re: Non Lucrative Visa - Minimum time in Spain

Completely agree and I didn’t say I wouldn’t be …. Just trying to plan and get timings right and sorted when I decide to move and also trying to establish how long the Spanish embassy in UAE will...
Forum: Spain
Jun 27th 2022, 12:14 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By UKMS

Non Lucrative Visa - Minimum time in Spain

Apologies if this has been covered elsewhere and buried deep but I cant see a clear answer anywhere.

If an individual applies and is granted a non lucrative visa, is there a minimum amount of time...
Forum: Spain
Jun 15th 2022, 5:50 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By UKMS

Re: Buying Property but transfer the funds in UK

Just to update anyone who is interested.

The solution that we have agreed with all parties (including the notary) similar to that posted above ….. I will handover a sterling bank draft to the...
Forum: Spain
Jun 14th 2022, 7:44 am
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By UKMS

Re: Opening bank a/c in spain

I will echo what others have said about Wise and the situation you describe is a perfect use case, also consider Revolut as an option or even both ! Everything is very easy to manage online or via...
Forum: Spain
Jun 10th 2022, 10:21 am
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By UKMS

Re: Buying Property but transfer the funds in UK

UK draft is certainly a good option and actually one that removes the need to worry about documenting the payment
Forum: Spain
Jun 10th 2022, 4:38 am
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By UKMS

Re: Buying Property but transfer the funds in UK

ill be sure to let you know, heading over in about 6 weeks from now to transact it.
Forum: Spain
Jun 9th 2022, 2:08 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By UKMS

Re: Buying Property but transfer the funds in UK

Thanks for this ... very useful ........ Unfortunately the lawyer can only do this if its Euros. I have actually just had a reply back from the Notary (shockingly quickly :)) via the lawyer to state...
Forum: Spain
Jun 9th 2022, 11:29 am
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By UKMS

Re: Buying Property but transfer the funds in UK

I have been advised its definitely possible and not unusual, I just wondered if anyone had first hand experience of doing it.

There is a legal record between two banks in the UK, its just a...
Forum: Spain
Jun 9th 2022, 7:18 am
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By UKMS

Buying Property but transfer the funds in UK

Good morning

Does anyone have any first hand experience of buying a property in Spain and making the payment in sterling UK bank to UK bank ? My main question really relates to what the notary...
Forum: Middle East
Jun 7th 2022, 8:11 am
Replies: 5
Views: 724
Posted By UKMS

Re: Dubai 10 year Golden visa

There are various categories of Golden Visa and not all relate to business ownership. One of the things that makes the Golden visa 'Golden' for some is that its not tied to your employment, therefore...
Forum: Spain
May 30th 2022, 4:49 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 829
Posted By UKMS

Re: What counts as a "day in Spain"?

can never be certain but I’m pretty sure most countries work this way. Visas are always issued in days or years and I’m pretty certain that in all my years of travel my passport has only ever been...
Forum: Spain
May 25th 2022, 11:58 am
Replies: 10
Views: 829
Posted By UKMS

Re: What counts as a "day in Spain"?

I haven’t seen a legal definition but the explanation I have been given is any time that you are in Spain on any given calendar day between 0001 and 2359 counts as a day. This applies to other...
Forum: Spain
May 11th 2022, 8:15 am
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By UKMS

Re: Sending parcels from UK to Spain

DHL works well for anything urgent and costs are not that high.
Forum: Middle East
May 8th 2022, 1:43 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 698
Posted By UKMS

Re: WISE in KSA

When he says they don’t accept Wise have you explored what he means ? …. Maybe worth exploring Revolut ?
Forum: Spain
Apr 22nd 2022, 7:02 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 1,443
Posted By UKMS

Re: Uk bank cheque

it’s currently £1000 I believe.
Forum: Spain
Apr 22nd 2022, 6:05 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 1,443
Posted By UKMS

Re: Uk bank cheque

Many UK banks will take cheques paid in online.
Forum: Spain
Apr 13th 2022, 8:03 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 848
Posted By UKMS

Re: Private health insurance for Spain.

my understanding is that it needs to be comprehensive and cover everything. If you think about it the purpose behind it is to avoid cost to Spain and if you get taken ill with something thats not...
Forum: Spain
Apr 13th 2022, 7:08 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,296
Posted By UKMS

Re: Simple cremations both Spain and UK

Facebook make it quite clear who has authority and also accounts can be memorialised rather than deleted, they also allow a user to set up legacy users as do Apple for their services. LinkedIn also...
Forum: Spain
Apr 13th 2022, 4:51 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,296
Posted By UKMS

Re: Simple cremations both Spain and UK

All the main social media providers have well a established process to deal with deceased persons accounts, but not surprisingly they won’t deal with anyone who doesn’t have authority to do so and...
Forum: Middle East
Apr 12th 2022, 7:43 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,896
Posted By UKMS

Re: Salary and costs in Dubai

A colleague just gave me this ……..

** For families coming from outside the UAE, as per Dubai’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) regulations, your child’s residence visa copy and...
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