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by kieronf
December 18th, 2016, 1:44 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Es Mercadal Planning
Replies: 6
Views: 1540

Es Mercadal Planning

Does anyone have contact information for the planning office for Es Mercadal. We are keen on a property in Sa Roca that needs some TLC but want to make sure that what we want to do is possible due to the protected status of the area. Thanks in advance.
by kieronf
December 14th, 2016, 11:38 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Only properties MORE than 10 years old can be let
Replies: 9
Views: 1651

Re: Only properties MORE than 10 years old can be let

Marysal wrote:Unfortunately your links never load ??
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by kieronf
December 13th, 2016, 11:34 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Only properties MORE than 10 years old can be let
Replies: 9
Views: 1651

Re: Only proerties less than 10 years old can be let

It does indeed seem that I read that the wrong way and that the legislation proposes that only properties MORE THAN ten years old can be let out. I have changed the title of the thread so as not to confuse people coming late to the discussion. Either way, a massive blow for those that earn income fr...
by kieronf
December 12th, 2016, 8:30 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Only properties MORE than 10 years old can be let
Replies: 9
Views: 1651

Only properties MORE than 10 years old can be let

It would appear that pending legislation will prevent owners from renting out properties that are more than 10 years old - http://www.microsofttranslator.com/bv.aspx?from=&to=en&a=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.menorcadiario.es%2Fnoticia%2F27160%2Fturismo%2Fel-govern-prohibira-el-alquiler-turistico-a-viviendas-de...
by kieronf
December 10th, 2016, 5:02 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Some good news for property owners
Replies: 8
Views: 1514

Re: Some good news for property owners

But there is also evidence that the exchange rate was in overall, long-term decline long before the Brexit vote -
by kieronf
December 9th, 2016, 6:59 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Some good news for property owners
Replies: 8
Views: 1514

Re: Some good news for property owners

Interesting to note the decline in the value of the GBP from 2015, not helped by the vote, but a pattern of decline long beforehand. Similarly, the slow but steady upwards progress of late could relate to and exchange reate of something in the order of !.30 by April.............fingers crossed.
by kieronf
December 4th, 2016, 8:16 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Energy Efficiency Certificate
Replies: 6
Views: 1026

Re: Energy Efficiency Certificate

Interestingly, but not at all surprising, it is mostly the agents with some degree of English involvement (owners, principal partners etc) who are adhering to the requirements, a good number of the local agents seem to be ignoring it. How strange is that..........
by kieronf
November 30th, 2016, 8:09 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Energy Efficiency Certificate
Replies: 6
Views: 1026

Re: Energy Efficiency Certificate

This is typical of what the agents are putting up on their websites ............

http://www.menorcasa.com/