HOLIDAY/SHORT TERM TIP: It is worth the months rent charge to have an agent find you a long let
There is no shortage of short term rentals from 1 week to 6 months stay
Winter lets can be as cheap as £80 pw for a 1 bed apartment
Most short term rentals are only available at high cost during peak season (up to £1000 pw)
Many fancy Villas are let by their owners when not in residence...Ask around or ring us
Many agents ( immoboliaria) for short lets can be found in all popular holiday areas in Spain
Be aware that during high season most rentals are filled despite the large numbers available.
For the inland traveler Paradores (State Run Hotels) are available at v/good value for money
LONG TERM LETS TIP: These are more difficult to find on the Islands
2 months rent payable in advance plus 1 months agents fee is normal for long lets ( beware and suspicious of those asking for more than this).
Long lets usually refer to contracts of 12 months but many give 11 month holiday contracts
Long term tenants have strong legal rights over their landlords hence the 11 month contract
Many lets are fully furnished down to the last knife & fork
Problems can exist for those wishing to bring in their own furniture (look for garage space)
City rentals can be more expensive than London or certainly on par with.
Coastal rental charges are on par with average UK rental charges (1 bed apartments from £350 month)
It is worth securing a let a month before actually moving out to avoid disappointment.
Lets can be found that accommodate Pets but most prefer without. Children are less a problem
We handle many Rented and Freehold Properties and may be able to find you your dream home or Business before you come out (e-mail photos etc) and can advise on suitable Lawyers, give our help line a call with your requirements
As the laws of property purchasing is different to that of the UK, we strongly advice getting a good lawyer Any questions give our help line a ring