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How to Choose the Best Madrid Neighbourhood for You in 3 steps

Choosing your Madrid neighbourhood is your most important decision, after the one to move to Madrid. It determines your lifestyle, the space you can afford, the access you will have to your office, to entertainment and green areas. However, it’s the single most overlooked phase of the relocation. Follow these 3 steps and make sure […]

Posted on Friday, May 2nd, 2014 by in Buying a Property, New ? Start Here

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The Cost of Living in Madrid – Rental Prices for Apartments Expats Like

One of the first relocation question we get from people moving to Madrid is: “How much renting an appartment with 1/2/3/4 bedroom(s) cost ?” For apartments expats like in neighborhoods they feel comfortable living in, the rental prices are usually the following: Room in Shared Flat: 400 – 550 € per month Studio, 30 to […]

Posted on Thursday, March 13th, 2014 by in Cost of Living, Flathunting, New ? Start Here

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An Interview with M2M’s Arash Palizban on Buying Property as an Expat in Spain

From a foreigner’s perspective, buying property in Spain can be intimidating so much so that many foreigners looking to invest can easily become discouraged.  In our experience, we find that many questions arise as to what is different for foreigners and what should be expected.  In this interview, Arash Palizban, our seasoned home hunting expert […]

Posted on Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 by in Uncategorized

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What Price Can You Expect to Charge for Short Term Rentals of your Purchased Flat in Madrid

When purchasing a property and estimating the rental return (ie what you will get when renting it out after buying), there are 2 numbers to have in mind: the gross return and the net return. To simplify, gross return is just counting the rents you collect. For the sake of this first explanation, net return […]

Posted on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 by in Uncategorized

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9 Things Every Expat Should Consider Before Moving to Madrid

According to the National Statistics Institute of Spain, the expat community is currently made up of over 4,426,000 foreign residents out of the total population of more than 46,423,000.  As Spain slowly emerges from the economic crisis, this expat population is increasing with more and more foreign residents moving specifically to the 2 largest cities, […]

Posted on Monday, February 29th, 2016 by in Uncategorized

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Registering The Padron

Registration with the Padrón Municipal de Habitantes is obligatory for anyone planning to reside in Spain for more than six months per year. Residents may register individually or as a family. To be registered is to be “empadronado“.  Here is a quick overview on what The Padron is and how to successfully register. When the […]

Posted on Thursday, January 21st, 2016 by in Uncategorized

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