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Forum: Portugal
Yesterday, 12:40 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

Sure it's not always about money but you can afford multiple properties and have a small villa in Portugal. We all have a desire and I wouldn't mind being on the beach now but I still need a job and...
Forum: Portugal
Yesterday, 12:07 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

But let's be honest, washing dishes will not really improve your life and CV. Now's the time to really make money and learn skills that will improve your life later on and at 26 moving from...
Forum: Portugal
Yesterday, 10:06 am
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

Although from March, probably a good insight.
https://www.theportugalnews.com/news/more-and-more-hours-worked-to-pay-rent-in-main-portuguese-cities/53428
The reality of disposable incomes and the...
Forum: Spain
Yesterday, 9:50 am
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Benajarafe

But that's pretty much the same all over Spain during summer when you are next to a beach with promenade.
Forum: Portugal
Sep 17th 2020, 3:03 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

Sorry a bit off topic but in Germany for example they have 40.000 + Senior Care jobs that can't be filled and it's one of the reasons Germany is quite open to take refugees and making things easier...
Forum: Portugal
Sep 17th 2020, 10:48 am
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

Well nobody knows and luckily it doesn't affect me personally but even now people from Non EU countries work in the EU. Especially in hospitality, countries like Germany, Netherlands struggle to find...
Forum: Portugal
Sep 16th 2020, 7:01 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

Most people who manage are either couples with two incomes or they inherited a place and might be mortgage free. Otherwise it's just trying to survive on minimum wage. Of course this is a big problem...
Forum: Portugal
Sep 16th 2020, 1:45 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

A lot of people are always focused on weather but also quickly realise that it's worth nothing if you struggle from month to month. Might be great for a year but when all you can afford is a tiny...
Forum: Spain
Sep 16th 2020, 1:13 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 478
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Price of installing a new swimming pool in Spain?

If planned properly, it actually doesn't need cleaning and that's the whole idea. Many just want to create a cheap swimming pool without the nature around it. I've seen many great examples in Germany...
Forum: Portugal
Sep 16th 2020, 12:32 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 876
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Relocating to Lisbon

As Coleio said, a lot of of Portuguese work abroad to make money and return when they have the cash. I know many Portuguese in Ireland and personally get job offers through LinkedIn in...
Forum: Spain
Sep 16th 2020, 12:05 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 478
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Price of installing a new swimming pool in Spain?

I suppose it depends what one is used to and indeed many homes are poorly insulated but then again you can also improve things. We are lucky that we built from scratch but aren't permanent residents...
Forum: Spain
Sep 16th 2020, 7:53 am
Replies: 13
Views: 478
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Price of installing a new swimming pool in Spain?

As others said, if you want something decent inground that's large enough for a swim then expect to pay anything from €10.000 upward. Cheaper options are above ground as el collado kid said. New...
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2020, 1:02 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Schools Near Santa Margarita Cadiz

All listed here and the list is here: https://www.educacion.gob.es/centros/home.do:On arrival in a region, a family should register on the town hall list, the Padrón Municipal de Habitantes, then...
Forum: France
Sep 15th 2020, 10:36 am
Replies: 36
Views: 1,187
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Moving to France

I would have assumed these rules apply:

https://ec.europa.eu/social/main.jsp?catId=851&langId=enYou work in more than one country

If you pursue a substantial part of your activity...
Forum: Spain
Sep 14th 2020, 7:55 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 518
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Santa Margarita Costa Del Sol

Always had a bad reputation and in news again. Other problems these days are migrants and okupas in area but drug situation a bit better. You'll always get Brits looking for cheaper options across...
Forum: Spain
Sep 14th 2020, 11:55 am
Replies: 13
Views: 518
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Santa Margarita Costa Del Sol

https://santamargaritaspain.com/en/
Forum: Spain
Sep 13th 2020, 3:25 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 473
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Lliria

Cheap depends what you are used to but you have to look at local salaries and supply and demand. In general properties in Spain don't sell quickly, so always think home rather than investment. The...
Sep 11th 2020, 8:26 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 799
Posted By Moses2013

Re: New to this and very confused!

Well sometimes it's not about what we want. You need to be realistic and if you don't meet the requirements what other options do you have? Apart from the huge cost to get over, that money could have...
Sep 11th 2020, 1:02 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 799
Posted By Moses2013

Re: New to this and very confused!

No doubt it's also a nice part of Canada but I'm surprised why you would think Nova Scotia would allow kids more opportunities? I'm in the Republic of Ireland myself and while many younger ones left...
Forum: Spain
Sep 10th 2020, 11:56 am
Replies: 9
Views: 472
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Poorly timed house purchase

You are right and maybe even ask the estate agent that sold the property in the first place. The OP's location is quite a bit inland, so you probably won't have property management companies like...
Sep 10th 2020, 11:43 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,647
Posted By Moses2013

Re: The rose tinted glasses are off.

You are right and hope it stays that way. Crystal clear water too.
https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/britishexpats.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/20200530_125209_4d23dc396cd09c26cdbaa9b2de6ee21135bf8372.jpg...
Forum: Spain
Sep 10th 2020, 9:36 am
Replies: 9
Views: 472
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Poorly timed house purchase

Good Luck. If you Google garden maintenance the closest would be 20 mins drive away Agro-Jardín Tornero https://www.houzz.es/profesionales/jardineros/agro-jardin-tornero-pfvwes-pf~1295195793
You...
Forum: Portugal
Sep 10th 2020, 9:02 am
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Have PT house prices changed in 2020

https://www.idealista.pt/en/news/property-sale-portugal/2020/04/02/562-house-prices-rise-16-portugal-first-quarter-2020-effects#:~:text=House%20prices%20in%20Portugal%20rose,%2C%20the%20increase%20was...
Forum: Spain
Sep 10th 2020, 7:31 am
Replies: 75
Views: 9,483
Posted By Moses2013

Re: Tenant Eviction Nightmare -Part 2

Although from last year, this is the only way: https://english.elpais.com/elpais/2019/10/18/inenglish/1571406994_747830.htmlHundreds of residents of Portugalete, in Spain’s northern Basque Country,...
Sep 9th 2020, 9:11 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,647
Posted By Moses2013

Re: The rose tinted glasses are off.

You're welcome and there are many nicer areas one could consider. Since we need to work, Galway is a good option for us. With good work opportunities, you still have easy access to mountains and...
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