It is so sad right now, you can no longer read TV or news or it is about COVID-19 and its impact on our health or world economy. That can of course be paralyzing, but fortunately we see the number of infections decreasing week after week. You would "say", That is good news, if we are properly informed, Spain will slowly come out of compulsory imprisonment.
This also brings new prospects for buying a house in Comunitat valenciana or Comunidad murciana or the rest of Spain.
Spring is usually the time to orient yourself on a purchase and financing for a first or second home in Spain. With the arrival of COVID-19, the world suddenly looks different. Because we cannot travel, viewing is not that easy now. Fortunately, there are inventive solutions, such as viewing houses virtually and conducting advisory discussions via video or telephone. A purchase or application for a Spanish mortgage can therefore simply be done remotely with the bank's adviser. Some banks also lower the maximum advance payment for residents from 80% to 70% of the value of the home. For non-residents, 70% is already the maximum.
Notary, By means of a power of attorney you can sign at the notary, you can do this through a lawyer or gestor if you are in possession of a NIE “Numero de Identificacion de Extranjeros”. You do not have to travel to Spain yourself. Your purchase will then be made entirely from the Netherlands, Europe.