Urbanisation squatters

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Urbanisation squatters

Postby pensure1988 » Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:11 pm

Can anyone give us Legal Advice on this problem below.

Another problem in a Block of 54 Apartments on the west side of Estepona: SQUATTER FAMILY SNEAKED INTO AN EMPTY APARTMENT on Sunday, this week and both POLICE & LAWYER said there is NOTHING WE CAN DO!!!!!!

Please can someone help here.

Thank You

David

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby maureenscot » Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:42 pm

I would see another lawyer who deals with tenancy/housing matters

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby Manchesteral » Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:30 pm

If the law says there's nothing you can do I don't honestly know what the answer is, are they causing problems ?

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby Beachcomber » Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:54 pm

I would suspect that only the owner of the property would be able to institute proceedings to have them evicted. This would take some time and would also depend on whether by 'empty' you mean a furnished unoccupied holiday home or 'empty' as in devoid of all furniture and fittings.

There is unlikely to be much of a positive response from a court especially if the owner is a bank or a construction company etc.

Failing all else the only course of action left would be to 'send the boys round'.

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby costakid » Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:46 am

Beachcomber wrote:
Failing all else the only course of action left would be to 'send the boys round'.


My thoughts Beach are the same.

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby Benal Pirate » Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:40 pm

I thought I had squatters yesterday. I received my eleccy bill via email for the apartment. Considering I switched the eleccy off after leaving in January and have not been there since I got a big bill for the last 2 months with loads of usage. Frantic calls thankfully short lived as Endesa pointed out my bills have been estimates since June and the meter was read recently for actuals. Not good for my blood pressure.

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby Manchesteral » Fri Apr 19, 2019 10:33 pm

There are, apparently, a couple of lads who label themselves "problem solvers" who work out of Calahonda, Big Tommy and Iron Mick who will apparently "make you an offer you can't refuse" however if you go down this road there's no guarantee that they won't return !!

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby gavilan » Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:45 am

Manchesteral asked 'are they causing problems?' ... and if so, what kind of problems?

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby scotty » Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:53 pm

What ationality are the squatters ? Serious question.

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby costakid » Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:13 am

I bet they are Roma gypsies or Moroccan.

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby gavilan » Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:24 pm

maybe we should wait to hear from pensure1988 before we jump to conclusions ...

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby pensure1988 » Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:14 pm

Hi

Thank you everyone for your replies.

I advise the empty Apartment is partly furnished and being occupied by Spaniards at the moment. Not Gypsies.

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby Beachcomber » Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:10 pm

And the owner? Is it a person or an entity?

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Re: Urbanisation squatters

Postby pensure1988 » Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:37 pm

I believe the Owner is a Person


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