CORONAVIRUS

UK’s new quarantine rule spells disaster for Spanish travel industry

The tour operator TUI has canceled all flights from Britain to mainland Spain until August 9, putting more pressure on a sector that continues to struggle from impact of the coronavirus crisis

CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus crisis reveals poor state of Spanish apartments

The lockdown has highlighted the need to improve housing conditions in the country, as millions of homes lack balconies, natural light and proper ventilation

SQUATTERS IN SPAIN

Angry crowd forces squatters out of elderly lady’s home in Basque Country

The family that had moved in to 94-year-old Victoria de Castro’s house ended up securing police protection in exchange for leaving the premises

BUSINESS

Cheating, Inc: How companies are profiting from infidelity in Spain

From love hotels to apps that delete incriminating messages, numerous services are available to help people be unfaithful

CLEAN ENERGY

Solar panel systems soar in Spain thanks to friendlier regulation

Companies say they are being overwhelmed with demand after a government decree eliminated bureaucratic hurdles and installation prices dropped dramatically

RURAL SPAIN

Thinking of buying a deserted village in Spain? Hurry, prices are going up

Spaniards are now entering a market that has been traditionally dominated by Belgian, British and French buyers

SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION

Could these Madrid apartments change the way Spain builds?

Award-winning sustainable residential complex offers affordable, energy-efficient homes

TAX EVASION

Taxman turns attention to hidden internet property rentals

As income tax drive begins in Spain authorities put focus on income from home lets

ARCHITECTURE

The dome home comes to Spain

Architecture firm builds two geodesic houses in Murcia for British and Norwegian families

REAL ESTATE

Why much of rural Spain is up for sale

Around 1,500 entire villages are on the market, with some going for as little as €50,000