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Forum: Spain
Oct 19th 2018, 8:42 am
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By Withavee

Re: FO vs AFO on old property

Cheers Dave. The bloke in the bar was at lunch so we’ve gone official. not
Forum: Spain
Oct 17th 2018, 11:29 am
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By Withavee

Re: FO vs AFO on old property

Sale is progressing but still not sure which of these is most appropriate!
Forum: Spain
Sep 29th 2018, 4:13 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By Withavee

FO vs AFO on old property

My partner and I are intending to buy an older property in inland Andalusia, a Finca with a bit of land. It will certainly be over 100 years old based on what we have seen so far. Talking to agents...
Forum: Spain
Jul 22nd 2018, 11:04 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 686
Posted By Withavee

Re: Bee keeping

Is your bee coop based in Spain? Just spun off about 50kilos from 6 supers.
Forum: Spain
Jul 17th 2018, 12:58 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 686
Posted By Withavee

Re: Bee keeping

Perhaps we need to form our own beek group and show them how it’s done. We have seen quite a few hives on this trip and back in January and there was a total lack of bees in all cases 😱
Forum: Spain
Jul 17th 2018, 12:39 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 686
Posted By Withavee

Bee keeping

My partner Cathy is an active bee keeper in the U.K. It looks like we might have found ‘our’ house near Albox and she is wondering if there is any sort of ex pat bee keeping community as the Spanish...
Forum: Spain
Jul 13th 2018, 3:17 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,291
Posted By Withavee

Re: Ontinyent

Thanks for that, will have a look at both once I’m back to WiFi. I presume you enjoy the place as you’ve stayed 12 years.
Forum: Spain
Jul 13th 2018, 8:10 am
Replies: 2
Views: 1,291
Posted By Withavee

Ontinyent

Can anyone recommend a good estate agent in the Ontinyent area. We are looking for an older property with 2000+ m2 up to about €120000
thanks one and all
Forum: Spain
Jun 5th 2018, 10:31 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 499
Posted By Withavee

Re: Lawyer recommendations for the Huercal-Overa area

Just had a look at the web site, the English is better than some UK sites. Have added to our 'things to do' list. Thank you
Forum: Spain
Jun 4th 2018, 10:20 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 499
Posted By Withavee

Lawyer recommendations for the Huercal-Overa area

Hi All

Third visit next month looking for inland property with a bit of land and we think it is time we took some local legal advice regarding buying and residential plans. Any recommendations of...
Forum: Spain
Mar 13th 2018, 9:21 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,191
Posted By Withavee

Re: e-bikes in Spain

I'm all for a bargain frigilianafreddy, my Mum brought me up well. I expect we will mainly be on tracks and ramblas so believe the extra weight (typically 2 kg from what I can see) of a hybrid will...
Forum: Spain
Mar 13th 2018, 5:07 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,191
Posted By Withavee

Re: e-bikes in Spain

Thanks Grahamg65, just been looking at the Haibike electric range and am very impressed. Will have to find a local supplier so we get the sizing correct.
Forum: Spain
Mar 12th 2018, 6:20 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,191
Posted By Withavee

Re: e-bikes in Spain

From the limited research I've done over here in the UK I have a pretty good idea of what we are looking for:

Mid drive motor, probably Bosch.
Hydraulic disc brakes.
Hybrid style, half way...
Forum: Spain
Mar 11th 2018, 10:24 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,191
Posted By Withavee

e-bikes in Spain

Our plan is to buy a Finca, which will be 'out of town' and rather than jumping into the car for everything we have been looking at electric bikes over here in the UK as a good solution to short...
Forum: Spain
Mar 2nd 2018, 12:37 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 6,244
Posted By Withavee

Spanish Highway Code - In English?

Hola
Apart from some 'funny' versions I have not seen an English version of the Spanish Highway Code but have downloaded the official version as a .pdf, all 1000 plus pages.

Before I spend too...
Forum: Spain
Feb 7th 2018, 12:03 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,272
Posted By Withavee

Might have found the house

Hi All, we are over here for a month to check out areas and houses when the weather is at it's coldest and it does seem to be the case. Did not really expect to find what we were looking for but more...
Forum: Spain
Feb 7th 2018, 11:33 am
Replies: 5
Views: 763
Posted By Withavee

Re: Certificate of Small Works

Thanks all, useful stuff and kind words, which I guess is why we are all here.
Forum: Spain
Feb 3rd 2018, 11:39 am
Replies: 5
Views: 763
Posted By Withavee

Certificate of Small Works

Can not remember the Spanish phrase, but an English estate agent we were viewing some rural properties with referred to 'Certificate of Small Works' as being needed to carry out small building jobs...
Forum: Spain
Nov 23rd 2017, 11:41 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,272
Posted By Withavee

Re: One month rental from 23rd January

H all, thanks for replies. We have now found ourselves a place near Baza (Hope it's better than the autocorrect of Gaza) for our month in the new year.
Really looking forward to being able to spend...
Forum: Spain
Nov 21st 2017, 8:50 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,272
Posted By Withavee

One month rental from 23rd January

Stage 2 of the planned move is to rent in the new year to see the weather at it's worst. We will be driving down through France and plan to arrive in Almeria Provence on the 223rd January for 4...
Forum: Spain
Oct 29th 2017, 3:12 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,071
Posted By Withavee

Re: A month in the new year

Thanks for the useful feedback guys and girls. We have made the decision to use the tunnel and enjoy the drive. Really useful info regarding Ibis etc and their attitudes to dogs.

Now all we need...
Forum: Spain
Oct 22nd 2017, 5:33 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,071
Posted By Withavee

A month in the new year

Just back from a first week exploring and though we said we wouldn’t look at properties, only areas, we did look at a few, mainly to see how the stuff on the web compares to what’s on the ground. Not...
Forum: Spain
Oct 7th 2017, 8:53 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,715
Posted By Withavee

Re: Northern Spain, Lugo, Leon, Burgos area

Thanks for the feedback folks. From what you say it sounds a great place to visit once we set ourselves up further south.
Forum: Spain
Oct 4th 2017, 6:44 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,703
Posted By Withavee

Re: First visit to look around.

Hi Leper, thanks for the comments. Brief review:

This will be our first visit to do with a possible move and our intention is to look around at a few country areas to get a gut feel for them.
...
Forum: Spain
Sep 27th 2017, 9:54 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,703
Posted By Withavee

First visit to look around.

We are flying into Murcia for our first look around on 14th October for a week. Plan is to rent a car and check out the countryside.

First thoughts are to stay a few days in or around Mojicar and...
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