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by beachstroller
June 12th, 2020, 9:39 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Unprecedented number of properties for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 1063

Re: Unprecedented number of properties for sale

The tip is very sensible as many owners would like to hold onto a property if costs were covered. Again those without a Mortgage are in a position to offer lower long term rentals, especilally to trustworthy tennants( less complete strangers/'known entities' like Rose etc ) . The Spanish Tenancy law...
by beachstroller
June 10th, 2020, 4:12 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Unprecedented number of properties for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 1063

Re: Unprecedented number of properties for sale

There are always many factors, some less sinister like old age and childern that cannot afford/want to take on parents properties, The difficulty of tourist licenses and dont forget some may have bought properties within last 10 years with hefty mortgagees ( UK house equity drove a lot of prices up )
by beachstroller
June 2nd, 2020, 7:12 am
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Cala en porter
Replies: 33
Views: 7076

Re: Cala en porter

@Rubianne the built up stuff is not very pretty by comparison ( it was one of the first places to be built ) the natural stuff, bay,beach inland valleys, coastline and proximity to other interesting countryisde, towns closeby does make it a special place though. Depends what you are looking for. Som...
by beachstroller
April 30th, 2020, 5:09 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Menorca Property Valuation for UK probate ( IHT )
Replies: 4
Views: 1224

Re: Menorca Property Valuation for UK probate ( IHT )

Thanks again, will take a look at link and land regisrty
by beachstroller
April 30th, 2020, 10:19 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Menorca Property Valuation for UK probate ( IHT )
Replies: 4
Views: 1224

Re: Menorca Property Valuation for UK probate ( IHT )

kieronof, thankyou you for the reply. I realise I missed writing the most important piece in my question - it was regards to a valuation for UK HMRC who are expecting something from estate agent/charrted surveyor? "The town hall is the way to go, not only because they will stamp the hell out of thei...
by beachstroller
April 27th, 2020, 10:14 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Menorca Property Valuation for UK probate ( IHT )
Replies: 4
Views: 1224

Menorca Property Valuation for UK probate ( IHT )

Dear All, hope you are the best you can be under these terrible circumstances. Trying to help an elderly friend. Does anyone have experience for (sub 200k Euro property ) re who can provide an acceptable 'open market value' in Menorca for HMRC ( in uk they prefer Chartered Surveyors 'Arquitectos Téc...
by beachstroller
February 29th, 2020, 5:01 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Trying to start a new life in Menorca
Replies: 6
Views: 1953

Re: Trying to start a new life in Menorca

As per Shuggie Paper is King . You 'have not been picked on' you need these works permits ( with budgets ) for stupid little stuff. If I was being positive you can say it's how they can detect if works are being done for cash. As said the folks you got involved should have told you this / applied fo...
by beachstroller
November 18th, 2019, 7:51 pm
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Moving to Menorca !! Long term rental required
Replies: 12
Views: 3385

Re: Moving to Menorca !! Long term rental required

OP .....what sort of NET monthly rent are you expecting to pay ?
by beachstroller
October 25th, 2019, 7:39 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Was it you?
Replies: 11
Views: 3279

Re: Was it you?

Oh mis read it. ....well it wasnt me ;-) But the Yappy dog lady is certain - she speak spanish with the thick accent too , very strange
by beachstroller
October 25th, 2019, 4:30 pm
Forum: Son Bou - Sant Jaime area
Topic: It’s quiet around here
Replies: 11
Views: 3021

Re: It’s quiet around here

"The powers that be claim the tourist licence idea is to ensure good quality accommodation." I agree with a lot you say however it's wise to remember that a lot of noise re tourist lice/law comes from Barcelona , majorca and Ibizia and as such statements are not always sensible to apply to Menorca (...