Notary deeds in Spain
The final stage in the purchase process is the signing of the notary deeds. Although not usually a complicated procedure, this last step can often be a trying one. Making sure that all affairs are in order, funds are readily available and all required documents have been acquired, are tasks that should be left to the professionals. Lusa Legal’s team of experts in the field of real estate law can help in management of notary deeds in Spain. Our team will make sure that you have all the information that you need to finalize the deal and take ownership of your new property.
What is a Notary Deed in Spain?
A notary deed in Spain is the final document that is signed to transfer ownership of a property from one party to another. The deed is signed, with lawyers present, in front of a public notary, who witnesses the signatures and ensures that there are no last minute changes to the status of the property.
What needs to be done prior to signing the deed in Spain?
Prior to signing the deed it is important to make sure that all affairs are in order. Ensure that all funds are available, a payment method has been agreed upon with the seller and the mortgage (if necessary) is finalized and in place. Our legal team can recommend a notary and set up an appointment for you and we will also provide you with a list of the required documentation that will be needed when signing the Notary deed or sale of purchase.
What happens after the deed is signed?
The signing and notarization of the real estate contract Spain, is the final step in the purchasing process of a property. Once this is completed, the title and ownership of the property is granted to the purchaser and the final amount owing on the property is paid to the seller, finalizing the transaction and completing the sale.
What if I can’t be there to sign the deed myself?
If you are not able to be present to sign the deed yourself, power of attorney can be granted to one of our lawyers, who can be sign the deed on your behalf and make all the appropriate step, in the event that you are purchasing a property, until the final registration at the Property Register.
At Lusa Legal, we know that finalizing the purchase of a property can be a stressful event. Managing the notary deeds and obtaining ownership of your investment is something that you should not do alone. We can ensure that you have all the information and documentation required to make this final stage in the purchase process go as smoothly and easily as possible, and we guarantee to be there with you every step of the way. If you have questions about notary deeds Barcelona or real estate contract in Spain our team of legal specialists are always ready to assist you. We can assist you whether you are local or abroad, contact us today to find out how: +34 682 085 432.