Can household services be cut off when a tenant stops paying rent?

The quick answer is NO. The cutoff will occur depending on whether the bill for said service is in the name of the tenant or the owner. Before continuing to develop the answer to today’s question, let’s take a look at the reference regulations regarding electricity, natural gas and water:   Electricity and natural gas…

How and when to change the holder of the electricity contract of a house for rent?

Some owners of rental homes prefer to retain ownership of the electric service. The main reason: to avoid having to make 2 ownership changes, but in reality maintaining the service in your name can be costly, as you will see below. What professionals recommend is that the holder of the electricity contract is the person…

How you can get the NIE in 5 simple steps?

As you have surely heard, the bureaucracy in Spain is one of the largest in the entire planet Earth. If you are interested in the topic, take a look at this article from El Mundo. I anticipate you that the officials can be quite discretionary, but this does not prevent you from asserting your rights.…

What is the difference between the bond and the deposit? Here we explain them

Are you going to sign a rental contract and do not know how the security and deposit issue works? Here we explain their differences.         Are you going to sign a rental contract and do not know how the security and deposit issue works? Here we explain their differences. During this process,…

Are you thinking of buying the house where you live for rent? Here is the list of advantages and disadvantages

Last Monday we met with a client for whom we managed the sale of his house in El Barrio de Puerta de Hierro in Madrid. At that meeting he asked us to advise him regarding the rent with option to buy. Several times we have been asked this query, and for this reason we have…

The simple classification of real estate assets

Are you thinking about the classification of your property or one that you know? Do not worry that you are not the only one with this question and by reading this article you will have a clearer idea of it.   Since Roman times there has been a concern to classify real estate. As in…

Do not make this mistake when calculating the Municipal Capital Gains tax

Son muchas las confusiones que existen en torno al Impuesto sobre el Incremento de Valor de los Terrenos de Naturaleza Urbana, conocido comúnmente como “Plusvalía Municipal”. En este artículo veremos que no tiene nada de misterioso y que su cálculo es muy sencillo y te daremos un ejemplo para que tu mismo puedas hacer tus cálculos. Si necesitas ayuda, no dudes en contactarnos.