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by chadcarr
January 31st, 2019, 8:14 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Home ownership advice
Replies: 27
Views: 1448

Re: Home ownership advice

Thank you Sue, they never communicated that email!
by chadcarr
January 31st, 2019, 4:53 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist licence
Replies: 9
Views: 635

Re: Tourist licence

@beachstroller In regards to our property, the garage was turned into a kitchen with terrace, and extended towards the road by 1.5m, it is still well set-back from the pavement, unlike so many houses neighbouring to ours! We were told that the extension was not approved for building, and that the ne...
by chadcarr
January 24th, 2019, 8:35 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist licence
Replies: 9
Views: 635

Re: Tourist licence

We were told our villa in Cala en Porter was extended without formal permission some 20+ years ago, and now we are not eligible and awaiting further. Very disappointing as I am sure the rules have changed many times over the years, with others having been granted exemption for such a thing. We purch...
by chadcarr
January 24th, 2019, 8:26 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Home ownership advice
Replies: 27
Views: 1448

Re: Home ownership advice

I will second that Fernando can take some time to reply, suggest calling his office.
by chadcarr
August 13th, 2018, 1:31 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist letting License
Replies: 4
Views: 566

Re: Tourist letting License

Good news from my solicitor today, “From the 1st September 2.018 it would be possible to register new turistic licences.” So it appears the touristic areas for Menorca have been designated and applications for villas is now possible.
by chadcarr
August 12th, 2018, 6:24 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist letting License
Replies: 4
Views: 566

Re: Tourist letting License

Does anyone have any info regarding the touristic license application suspension? The deadline keeps getting pushed forward, and surely there should be something concrete by now.
by chadcarr
May 15th, 2018, 6:27 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Mortgages
Replies: 4
Views: 647

Re: Mortgages

Hi Wobble, Banca March is pursuing local mortgages on Menorca up to 60% for non-residents. The associated fees with mortgage financing are offset against the low interest rate. Contact Marisol at Banca March in Es Castell, she speaks and writes very good English, and is very helpful to ensuring a su...
by chadcarr
May 5th, 2018, 4:24 am
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Yoga or pilates
Replies: 4
Views: 927

Re: Yoga or pilates

Seen a couple places in Mahon that were advertising last summer and into winter. This article is quite informative, published last fall.

https://theculturetrip.com/europe/spain ... n-menorca/
by chadcarr
May 4th, 2018, 12:42 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist Licence,renting properties
Replies: 28
Views: 3530

Re: Tourist Licence,renting properties

Thanks Kieronf! Today, May 4th 2018, was meant to be the day applications would be accepted for the tourist license, but yet to hear anything at all. Does anyone have any updates?
by chadcarr
March 6th, 2018, 9:59 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist Licence,renting properties
Replies: 28
Views: 3530

Re: Tourist Licence,renting properties

Hi Everyone, Thank you in advance for everyone's insight regarding the current situation regarding tourist licenses in Cala en Porter. We purchased our villa last summer, and plan on plenty of personal usage, but we are also looking at renting the flat to holiday makers in July and Aug. Has anyone a...