Moving to Barcelona (or Spain)
Here you’ll find advice gained from first-hand experience of moving to Barcelona from the UK and of living in Spain. This is your Barcelona guide to living and working in the Catalan capital.
Barcelona Property Finding Service
A flat finding service for Barcelona and Catalonia. A property finding service for medium to long-term rentals and purchases. We help you rent in Barcelona. The service includes property search, accompanied viewings, negotiating and contract checking.
Long term rentals Barcelona
Long-term accommodation in Barcelona is usually for a term longer than six months. A standard long-term rental contract lasts for five years. Here you’ll find some information about how and where to search for Barcelona rental accommodation.
Buy Property in Barcelona
We source property for clients to buy in Barcelona. Whether you’d like to move to Barcelona to live, are looking for a holiday home, or want to invest in property. Flats and houses that are ready to move into, or property that needs partial or complete renovation.
How to Rent in Barcelona ebook
How to Rent in Barcelona is an ebook that explains the rental process in Barcelona. From how to find flats and arrange viewings, to making your reservation and explaining a standard Spanish rental contract. Furthermore, learn what’s standard procedure and what’s not.
6 Ways to Find Work in Barcelona
It’s easier to find work in Barcelona if you speak Spanish and/or Catalan. However, there are many international companies based in Barcelona, as well as small to medium-sized businesses set up by expats, which need employees who speak English. This article gives you 6 ways to find jobs in Barcelona.
How to Get Your NIE or TIE
How to get your NIE (Número de Identificación de Extranjero), both resident and non-resident. UK nationals now apply for a TIE and the process differs slightly and is easier if you already live in Spain. There’s an extra step for new arrivals in Spain. You’ll find a summary of the processes here.
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