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A Place in the Sun

A Place in the Sun Spain

It’s almost everyone dream to find a place in the sun Spain and for many people Spain is the ideal place to relocate. British nationals have bought more than 19300,000 properties in Spain over the past three years, so it is essential to do your research if you are considering moving to Spain, so that you can avoid costly issues.

Before you go ahead and make the move, you should make sure that you have:

• Researched your destination, and the local customs and laws
• Obtained independent legal advice
• Researched the tax regulations
• Made plans for your health cover

Once you have taken the decision to relocate to Spain, you will undoubtedly need to enlist the services of an international moving company to ship your goods overseas and to help manage your move. White & Company can provide a top- quality and efficient removal service to any international destination and as founder members of BAR, FIDI & OMNI, you can rest assured your move will be in safe hands.

White & Company are also proud winners of the British Association of Removers  ‘Overseas Mover of the Year’ Competition 2016 and finalists for 2017

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Founded in 1871, they are one of the UK’s largest international moving companies:

White & Company Removals Storage & Shipping
Elliott Road
West Howe
BH11 8LN

T: 01202 901 330 call now for a free home survey and quote

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Removals Spain

Avenida Gabriel Roca 44. Local13 Paseo Maritimo
07015 Porto Pi
Palma De Mallorca
Palma: +34 971 907631

A Place in the Sun Spain – Finding Property in Spain

With Spain being a short flight away from the UK, you can easily contact some of the estate agents in the areas of interest to you and they will be happy to provide assistance with viewings. Below are some web sites, which may be of interest in your search for removals Spain:

Marbella Real Estate –

Prestige Real Estate
Alza Real Estate

A Place in the Sun Spain – Property Prices in Spain

Generally, property prices are set to rise in Spain in the coming year. According to a report produced by the reputable financial firm JP Morgan, it is predicted that Spain’s economy is due to rise and estate agents are in agreement with this prediction. The property market figures for 2015/16 were up compared to figures released for 2014, and this trend is set for 2017, all good news for those planning to relocate to Spain.

There is a huge range of properties for sale in Spain; prices vary according to size, property type and area. As a guide, you can buy a 3 bedroomed apartment for as little as £20,000 with more substantial detached family homes with swimming pools costing in the region of £250,000. There are some stunning homes and apartments available with sea views for those with a larger budget.

A Place in the Sun Spain – Education and Schools in Spain

You will of course want to ensure that your children receive the best education possible whilst living in Spain. Generally, education provision is of a good standard, with a range of very good schools to choose from. Education in Spain is regulated by the Ley Orgánica de Educación (LOE, Organic Law of Education) and is compulsory and free for all children aged between 6 and 16 years. It is supported by the national government together with the governments of each of the country’s 17 autonomous communities.

The Spanish Bachillerato is the post-16 stage of education, comparable to the A Levels/Higher (Scottish) in the UK, the French Baccalaureate in France or the International Baccalaureate. See the web sites below for further education information:
• Spanish Ministry of Education –
• The Spanish university system –
• Spain Study Guide for International Students –

A Place in the Sun Spain – Popular Destinations in Spain

Very few European cities can compete with the cultural experiences to be found in Barcelona, it boasts a way of living and tradition that sets it apart from the rest of Spain. Its remarkable artistic legacy can be seen at every turn. Days can be spent wandering the stunning galleries, museums and exhibitions such as the popular Pablo Picasso museum.
Visit: – a useful guide to the city.

Known as Europe’s most favourite year-round playground, Marbella has much to offer. Popularly known as the Spanish Riviera and reserved for the rich and famous, Marbella is equally known for its rich culture and history. In a short span of only 50 years, the town has undergone a huge change from a tiny fishing village to an international tourist hot spot with 11 golf courses, a stunning 26 kilometers of beautiful beaches and outstanding mountain views with a host of hotels, bars and top class restaurants.
Visit: for further information bout Marbella.

Madrid is the capital city of Spain and the third largest city in the European Union. As with all most cities, Madrid has a large population of almost 3.2 million. It enjoys a Mediterranean climate with amazing cultural and sporting legacies. It is a very popular destination for younger Brits looking for an exciting life. Madrid also offers good employment opportunities and popular areas for young professionals include Sol, Chueca and Malasana. Sol is in the heart of Madrid, with many shops, bars and restaurants.

If you are moving away from the UK and looking at moving overseas.

When moving overseas, making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential to starting your new life on a sound footing. White & Company has an exclusive arrangement with an FX Firm (foreign exchange company). Simply follow the link below to see what additional monies you will receive compared to using your high street bank and to set up a free no obligation account. White and Company/foreign-exchange

Whether you need to arrange monthly payments to service an overseas mortgage, or wish to protect yourself against exchange rate fluctuations and fix the rate for up to a year, we will be able to suggest the most suitable way to do so. Open your free, no obligation account in as long as it takes to stop for a coffee.

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