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by fincalospinos
Fri Oct 19, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: purchase fees
Replies: 20
Views: 408

Re: purchase fees

As long as the total amount of the cheques correspond with the agreed purchase price there is no problem.
by fincalospinos
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: purchase fees
Replies: 20
Views: 408

Re: purchase fees

This is normal practice, and yes, your bank will charge for each cheque. Normaly between 40 - 60 Euros each, depending on how well you get on with your bank manager.
by fincalospinos
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Driving licence renewal - medical test
Replies: 6
Views: 144

Re: Driving licence renewal - medical test

http://www.centromedico24.com/index.php?lang=en

They are opposite Cajamar Bank in Torrox Costa. They carry out the medical / eye test and handle all the paperwork for you.
They offer this service between 6.30 pm - 8.30 pm Monday to Friday. You dont need an appointment, just turn up.
by fincalospinos
Fri Sep 28, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: New Year
Replies: 4
Views: 293

Re: New Year

Not to stay, Eating, drinking and generaly being merry !!
by fincalospinos
Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: New Year
Replies: 4
Views: 293

New Year

Bit early, but can anyone recommend anywhere for New Years Eve, between Torre del Mar and Torrox ?
by fincalospinos
Wed Sep 26, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Used Car Warranties
Replies: 1
Views: 163

Used Car Warranties

Does anyone know of a company from which you can buy a warranty for a used car in Spain ?
by fincalospinos
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Linea Directa
Replies: 25
Views: 1528

Re: Linea Directa

Has anybody had experience on getting LD insurance via rastreator? Did they honour the price shown on rastreator? I also looked at Rastreator, and like yourself, found some cheaper quotes than LD. However it is difficult to check that they are like for like. I also found that when you were directed...
by fincalospinos
Thu Aug 30, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Linea Directa
Replies: 25
Views: 1528

Re: Linea Directa

Thanks everyone for your replies, have decided to give them a try.
by fincalospinos
Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Linea Directa
Replies: 25
Views: 1528

Linea Directa

I am thinking of insuring my car with Linea Directa, and I would like to check a couple of things with anyone on the Forum who may have had cause to make a claim following an accident. They tell me that with Fully Comprehensive ( Todo Riegos) that I can have repairs done at the garage / Repairer of ...
by fincalospinos
Wed Aug 22, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: non payment of community charges.
Replies: 40
Views: 5927

Re: non payment of community charges.

In most cases, if a judgement is made against a debtor and they dont pay within a set period, a charge can be levied on the property. If and when the property is sold, the amount levied, plus interest, is paid back to the community. If the property is not offered for sale, and the initial charge aga...
by fincalospinos
Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New car
Replies: 11
Views: 1192

Re: New car

Saw a new VW T-Roc yesterday, looks very ompressive.
by fincalospinos
Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: ITV, Algarrobo
Replies: 8
Views: 907

Re: ITV, Algarrobo

If you go down there there is a machine that will give you a ticket for that day, but be prepared to wait as you could be there all day.
by fincalospinos
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Swimming Pool Cover
Replies: 1
Views: 475

Swimming Pool Cover

I need to cover a swimming pool in a property that we are selling, obviously as economicaly as possible. Any ideas or recommendations would be appreciated. Anywhere in Malaga province.
by fincalospinos
Tue Jul 31, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Goat fertilizer
Replies: 3
Views: 955

Re: Goat fertilizer

I bought some a few years ago from a local goat farm. Added it to garden soil and planted up. Problem we had was with fleas, ticks and some type of worm that was present in the manure. We had to fumigate everything completely. Had I known beforehand I would have carried this out prior to adding to t...
by fincalospinos
Fri Jul 13, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: DAFO ?
Replies: 3
Views: 589

Re: DAFO ?

Many thanks for your replies and the very informative links.
by fincalospinos
Thu Jul 12, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: DAFO ?
Replies: 3
Views: 589

DAFO ?

It seems that some lenders are asking for a DAFO certificate/ report before offering a mortgage on some properties, mainly campo homes. Please can someone enlighten me as to what a DAFO is, where would you apply for one, how much does it cost ( its bound to cost something if its to do with property ...
by fincalospinos
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: NO LONGER REQUIRED: SIMYO referral
Replies: 4
Views: 2972

Re: Wanted: SIMYO referral from existing SIMYO customer

Sounds like a Nigerian scam. Give me your phone number. Next thing will be, give me your bank details to send the 5 Euros !!!
by fincalospinos
Mon Jun 18, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: A right to a view
Replies: 8
Views: 2504

Re: A right to a view

In Spain, if you think they might, they will. No rights whatsoever concerning views, but there are regulations on how close to boundries they can build.
by fincalospinos
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Balay
Replies: 21
Views: 5075

Re: Balay

Balay, founded by Esteban Bayona & José María Layrla, is a Spanish company of white products, now owned by the BSH Home Appliances Group. Headquarters are in Zaragoza, but I doubt Sñors Bayona and Layrla are still active !! If you have a complaint I suggest you ask for the complaints book where ...
by fincalospinos
Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Breaking down on the motorway
Replies: 29
Views: 5815

Re: Breaking down on the motorway

In most modern cars with a built in GPS and mapping systems, you can find your location on the screen This also applies to TomTom and similar devices.

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