Archives for November 2005

November 29th, 2005

New rules have been unveiled in the south of Spain designed to eliminate the problem of developers to abuse the system and take large amounts of land for themselves. A new law being debated in Valencia could bring an end to the so called ‘land grab law’, which has been abused ...

Continue reading Spain’s ‘land grab’ Comes To An End

November 22nd, 2005

The LRAU, the law used as a vehicle for property development abuses in Valencia, is being replaced by a new municipal law, the LUV. This is very good news for those concerned about the media stories of land grabbing by unscrupulous developers. The new LUV is currently being debated in the ...

Continue reading Hello LUV, Goodbye LRAU

November 10th, 2005

Those looking to invest in southern Spain have long been concerned about the issue of relatively high crime rates in the region. These fears have sometimes resulted in people being put off purchasing a property in Spain for fear of losing out on their investment because of the cost involved in ...

Continue reading Police Crackdown Cleans Up Costa del Sol

November 1st, 2005

The area of Los Guajares lies to the South of Granada. Cut off from modern Spain until recent years when a road was built to reach the villages, this mountainous community resides within a sub tropical valley, through which the Guadalfeo river runs. Only 20 minutes from the coastal resort ...

Continue reading Location spotlight – Los Guajares