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by costakid
Mon Feb 15, 2021 8:48 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: bills
Replies: 15
Views: 1226

Re: bills

markwilding wrote: Sun Feb 14, 2021 10:42 pm I think MilkyWay is from Germany.
Profile is indicating UK
by costakid
Sun Feb 14, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: bills
Replies: 15
Views: 1226

Re: bills

You have missed the boat to get residence the easy way. Still doable but you may have to jump through a few more hoops. I think you have to go to the embassy in the UK as a starter.
by costakid
Sun Feb 14, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: bills
Replies: 15
Views: 1226

Re: bills

It depends on air con etc but if you budget 30 a month for water, a bit more for electric and then council tax depending on area of 500. Dont forget you will also have a monthly community. The community may be up to 100 euro depending on your urbanisation. Ours is 93 but friends just down the road p...
by costakid
Sun Feb 14, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Alcohol sales after 1800 banned !
Replies: 14
Views: 1063

Re: Alcohol sales after 1800 banned !

MAS in Malaga city selling everything today apart from spirits.
by costakid
Sat Feb 13, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Alcohol sales after 1800 banned !
Replies: 14
Views: 1063

Re: Alcohol sales after 1800 banned !

So you buy the booze the day before. A little forward planning and i am sure people will soon work that out
by costakid
Fri Feb 12, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Vaccinations for those under the radar
Replies: 15
Views: 1858

Re: Vaccinations for those under the radar

In the UK any illegal immigrant will be allowed to turn up once there age group is due with no questions asked. The UK has got to be absolute idiots to even think about this.
by costakid
Tue Feb 09, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: No tourists until after summer
Replies: 256
Views: 54243

Re: No tourists until after summer

No a holiday inn express with airline type food put outside your door 3 times a day. They recommend Yoga to stop you getting deep vain thrombosis.
by costakid
Tue Feb 09, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Get your food from the UK soon.
Replies: 111
Views: 12122

Re: Get you food from soon.

according to the BBC article it wasn't going to be anytime SOON.
by costakid
Tue Feb 09, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Get your food from the UK soon.
Replies: 111
Views: 12122

Re: Get your food from soon.

I bet Deals in torremolinos has most of what you need.
by costakid
Tue Feb 09, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: No tourists until after summer
Replies: 256
Views: 54243

Re: No tourists until after summer

They are clueless. What they are doing is allowing travel but making it too expensive for normal a family
by costakid
Mon Feb 08, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Vaccine war with EU
Replies: 436
Views: 21565

Re: Vaccine war with EU

What about Kung Flu. Not sure the Chinese would be impressed.
by costakid
Mon Feb 08, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: UK car for summer
Replies: 9
Views: 1610

Re: UK car for summer

spanish_lad wrote: Mon Feb 08, 2021 12:47 pm its €600 with steve @ sunshine transport.
Thats very cheap. I have friends who all ship their toys over for the summer every year and they pay much more. You get what you pay for and insurance cover needs to be proper.
by costakid
Mon Feb 08, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Post Brexit Business Idea
Replies: 30
Views: 2980

Re: Post Brexit Business Idea

I tell you what i think, As soon as Cid reads this it will be deleted.
by costakid
Mon Feb 08, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: UK car for summer
Replies: 9
Views: 1610

Re: UK car for summer

Will update once shippers have more info.
by costakid
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:48 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Vaccine war with EU
Replies: 436
Views: 21565

Re: Vaccine war with EU

Headlines today in BILD newspaper, “ Brits laugh at our vaccination disaster and will go on holidays without us"
by costakid
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Vaccine war with EU
Replies: 436
Views: 21565

Re: Vaccine war with EU

UK 23% of population have had first dose, just over 1% have had second dose.
by costakid
Sun Feb 07, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Vaccine war with EU
Replies: 436
Views: 21565

Re: Vaccine war with EU

firsttango wrote: Sun Feb 07, 2021 12:22 pm Not actually that "World Beating" when you look at the figures :shh:

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11 million vaccines given so far in the UK out of a population of 66 million. I think your figures are EU propaganda.
by costakid
Sun Feb 07, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Laptop "Poser"
Replies: 7
Views: 1489

Re: Laptop "Poser"

I would think once its left over say 2 or 3 hours it goes into a different mode to save power. What make is your PC?
by costakid
Fri Feb 05, 2021 6:27 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Equity Release in Spain
Replies: 12
Views: 890

Re: Equity Release in Spain

And if you live 30 years you got a great deal.... If you take a house say worth 100k. You get 50k now and invest it at 3% for 30 years you will have 121k. If you invest 50k at the average bank of England rate of last 20 years (crude average is 5%) then you will have 217k for the kids. Risk free and...
by costakid
Fri Feb 05, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Equity Release in Spain
Replies: 12
Views: 890

Re: Equity Release in Spain

These guys are doing bare ownership. Basically give them the house and you get a lifetime usufruct (right to use) on the property https://www.spanishsolutions.net/blog/bare-ownership/equity-release-on-spanish-properties/ I am an investor and I looked at the idea....it wasn't a great deal for my fun...