Annual Property Cost
There are certain costs associated with owning a property in Spain. Some of these will be maintenance costs, such as cleaning, repairing, reforming, utility bills, rubbish collection, and so on. These will be determined by the size and type of the property you buy. For cleaning a figure of 12 Euros an hour is fairly typical throughout Costa del Sol.
Owners of a property that is part of any development, building, or complex in which common zones are shared with other owners are obliged by law to be members of the.
These fees are set by the community owners who appoint an administrator or president of the community who takes responsibility over a defined set of services, including the maintenance and insurance of the complex.
Fees will vary depending on the size of gardens, facilities, number of lifts, if there is private security, etc.
A budget for annual community expenses is approved by majority vote of all owners (or representatives) who are present at the annual general meeting.
Fees normally range between 200 and 400 Euros per month.