Property management and real estate: is it the same?
Property management and real estate: is it the same? Realtors and propertymanagers can be easily confused, but even thought both are part of separated industries, they are tightly connected and have lots of similarities. Let’s start with what they have in common. Things property management and real estate have in common They both deal with […]
What is property maintenance and why should it matter for your property?
What is property maintenance and why should it matter for your property? Property maintenance is the process of preserving a property by maintaining the building and the surroundings. It has the mission to maintain the value of a property, organizing all aspects of the property’s operation and care. One of the most important aspects of […]
Should you offer property management services?￼
Should you offer property management services? If you’re a real estate agency or you manage buildings, you might be wondering what you can do to retain your customers and make them happy. The answer is simple: offer them property management services. In this blog you’ll find out why this is a great idea and what […]
How to find the best property management company?
How to find the best property management company? If you’re thinking of hiring a property management company and you’re not sure what’s the best one for you, here are some of the things you should be looking for. There’s someone out there for everyone. Just as you won’t get along with everyone, not every property […]
What is the NIF number in Spain and how to get it?
What is the NIF number in Spain and how to get it? If you’re planning to buy a property in Spain or you’re planning to move to Barcelona or any other Spanish cities, you might need a NIF number, a Spanish tax identification number. What is the tax identification number? The NIF number is the […]
Why should you live in Barcelona?
Why should you live in Barcelona? We’ve been asked on more than one occasion by our clients: “Is Barcelona a good place to live in?”. We were surprised by the question so we decided to share with you the answer, in case you’ve been also wondering. Perks of living in Barcelona Are you thinking about […]
Property manager: what is and what do property managers do?
Property manager: what is and what do property managers do? Are you planning on hiring a property manager but you’re not sure what they actually do and if it’s really worth it? Let’s take a look at what are a property manager’s responsibilities and what they can and cannot do for your property. Property management […]
Property management: should you do it yourself or should you hire a pro?
Property management: should you do it yourself or should you hire a pro? When you buy a second home you find yourself at a crossroads. Should you be the one in charge of managing the property or should you hire a pro, someone experienced to do it for you? There are both pros and cons […]
An extraordinary case
An extraordinary case At Ventura Meyer Property Management we always do our best to help our clients with everything they need. We take care of various procedures regarding your home, but also, all kinds of administrative procedures. If we aren’t familiar with a subject then, we inform ourselves and we strive equally to give the […]
Barcelona neighborhoods we love!
Barcelona neighborhoods we love! Barcelona city center is made up of several boroughs or neighborhoods. Each one has it’s charm and distinct appeal. The following are our favorite 3 barrios and why we love them! GRÀCIA Why we love it: It’s plaças! They are so charming and each one so different yet all have that […]
Day along the beach – Ride or walk
Day along the beach – Ride or walk Barcelona is known for the city near the sea and why not take a ride or walk along it’s most emblematic beach path. We created a very scenic route that is easy to do in one afternoon. Trust me, you’ll want to repeat it daily! Ride along […]
Best Beach – Bars and restaurants Bogatell Beach
Best Beach – Bars and restaurants Bogatell Beach The Mediterranean coast is known for it’s food and sun, in Barcelona we do a great job of combining both. Enjoy our list of the best beach bars and restaurants! Xiringuito EscribàWhy we like it: Overlooks Bogatell Beach. Bliss on a long summer evening. 15 min walk […]
Renting a flat in Barcelona – Important legal aspects to consider
Renting a flat in Barcelona – Important legal aspects to consider Barcelona is one of the most charming cities. Many come to visit then decide to stay. Finding the flat of your dreams is one thing and with your relocations specialist or venturing on your own, there are some important aspects of the rental process […]
Getting to know Núria
Getting to know Núria If you’re new to Barcelona, the real estate process can be daunting but with a real estate consultant that speaks your language and understand the local culture…you’ll be well taken care of! Tell us a little about yourself?I’m Swiss and Spanish. My siblings and I grew up traveling back and forth […]
Choosing the right location for your future home
Choosing the right location for your future home When you are thinking about changing your home and you study the expenses that you will have to face, you usually focus on the purchase or rental price of the home. It’s clear that the main consideration you will make is the price of the home (purchase […]
Your rights as a tenant: Important aspects when renting a flat in Barcelona
Your rights as a tenant: Important aspects when renting a flat in Barcelona First of all you have to know that all rental contracts in Spain are based on the Spanish Law of Urban Leases or “Ley de Arrendamientos Urbanísticos (LAU) 29/1994”, including the modification of the laws “LEY 4/2013” and “LEY 2/2015”. You can […]
Buying a flat in Barcelona – Important aspects to consider
Buying a flat in Barcelona – Important aspects to consider There are so many reasons why you want to buy a flat in Barcelona, the weather, the food, the culture and of course, the lifestyle. Before you begin your search for your perfect place to live there are some important things to keep in mind. […]