Real Estate Services Barcelona

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Property Purchase

The coordination of the purchase final agreement (Escritura) is crucial when it comes to a foreign buyer, as there special legal documents required by the notary which the seller’s agent is not always aware of. Mistakes in the coordination of the final agreement could mean traveling back and forth to Spain, spending unnecessary time and money...

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Monthly Rentals

Homesearch Barcelona offers a variety of furnished and equipped apartments, for rent for short and mid term rentals. All our furnished apartments are brand new or recently renovated. The apartments are all centrally located and maintained at the a high quality standard...

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Property renovation

We offer a cost effective service for those who wish to invest in a property that needs renovations. We employ and collaborate with a team of architects, builders, designers and other professionals in order to provide an integral solution for those who wish to renovate their property in Barcelona...

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Property Management

We provide a professional, reliable and cost effective management service that allows our clients to invest in any kind of property without worries as for its management. As a local Spanish real estate firm and as a management company, we can easily resolve any incident that needs immediate attention, in a cost effective way, providing maximum guarantee...

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Client Testimonials

"For me Homesearch Barcelona provided the only feasible solution for a property purchase in Spain while living on the west Coast of America. They have provided local property expertise in terms of property location, appropriateness of pricing and potential legal pitfalls when contemplating a purchase in Barcelona. Homesearch Barcelona provided a knowledgeable....."

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A selection of interesting apartments available for rent (middle term rentals) and for sale in Barcelona. These are our recommended properties and they will give you an idea about current market values in different locations. Review our listing and contact us if you are interested in more information

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Finance and Mortgages

Find out the best way to finance your property investment with spanish banks, and try out our mortgage calculator...

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Property renovation

We can oversee full renovations on your property. See some examples of some of our previous work...

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Buy to let properties

Take advantage of our property management services for renting your investment as a holiday apartment...

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for sale
Costa Brava,
Area: 820 m²
Bathrooms: 3
Bedrooms: 0
Garage: NO
Fantastic new construction at the original location of an old farmhouse and water mill, with beautiful panoramic views of the "Illes Medes" and Montgri Castle. Has 820 m2 divided between the main...
1 480 000 €
for rent
Area: 85 m²
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 3
Garage: NO
Set among the city's Gothic quarter, this 3 bedroom apartment can accommodate up to 6 people and is a great option for a group of friends or a family. The Gothic quarter of Barcelona is as beautiful...
1 500 €
for rent
Area: 70 m²
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Garage: NO
This brand new 2 bedroom flat located in the Raval neighborhood of Barcelona is a great place to stay during your travels in Barcelona. Built in 2008, the building is 5 stories high and has an...
1 200 €

Key Benefits

  • Our unique Homesearch method saves you time and stress.
  • In Barcelona local real estate agents are working for the seller.
    We work for you!
  • Buying property in Barcelona without proper advice is risky!
    We eliminate this risk.
  • Huge money saving : we make sure you pay the right price!
  • Full service and at the highest possible standard.

Independent and Professional Assessment

Being an independent real estate firm is a key factor in our service. Local real estate agents are normally committed to the seller, as their fee is covered only by him. We provide our clients with the protection they need by taking the role of “agent for the buyer” and therefore making sure that the interests of the buyer are covered. Our independence is your benefit, mainly in 3 areas:

The property selection: While the typical real estate agent will try to offer you whatever he has in his portfolio, we make sure that you are offered only the properties that comply with our minimum quality standard and that fit you requirements, so you are not wasting time nor tempted to acquire a “cheaper” asset in the wrong street, or more expensive one without any real justification...

The legal aspects: When we insist that we are providing a complete legal coverage for each purchase, from A to Z, we don’t refer only to our lawyer work. Remember that in Spain most of the legal work related with residential properties is made by the real estate agent and not a lawyer/solicitor. It means that having a regular local lawyer beside you is not always a sufficient guarantee against “surprises” or “inevitable complications” and many foreign buyers find themselves in trials for years after the purchase, paying significant amounts to their lawyer, while what they really needed in the first place, before property in Barcelona was an independent real estate expert with legal knowledge.

It is easy to understand this point using the “Arras” example. Signing pre-purchase agreement (“Arras” agreement) in Spain can be a really risky business. The famous “Arras” agreement has a penalizing article that obliges both buyer and seller to complete the purchase in its due time. You will be required by the agency to sign the document within few days after the viewing, in order to “secure” the property.

You will be asked to pay, as part of the “Arras” a deposit of about 10% over the price of the asset. If at any stage you want to pull out you will lose the deposit amount! It means that as from the moment you have signed the “Arras” agreement you can not pull out, but at same time when you sign the agreement you know very little about the property, so you are practically in the hands of the “impartial” real estate agent. The risk related with signing the “Arras” is just one simple example of why you should have the aid of someone who combines local real estate expertise with legal knowledge.We make sure that any document you sign protect your interests and give you the possibility to pull out, and at the same time we investigate to find any possible irregularities with the property.

This combination of expertise is the key to our success!


  • "We found the apartment of our dreams in Barcelona with the able help of Homesearch, and I do not think we could have succeeded without them. From the property search to arranging financing & legalities they offered a reliable, friendly service. In addition to this they found, coordinated and oversaw..."

    J. Kenedy

  • "I hired the services of Homesearch Barcelona for finding a good real estate deal in the area of Barcelona, with focus on the old city. Marisa made a very profound search including viewing dozens of properties and eventually I was offered 12 great deals to choose from, and finally have purchased a th..."


  • "Finding and then buying a property in a foreign country is quite daunting.After a year of research we finally stumbled on Homesearch Barcelona. They are 100% there for us, from start to finish. They were very efficient initially finding our ideal property, then taking care of all the purchase arrang..."

    P. Ho Fat (London/UK)

  • "I'd just like to thank you for your recent services to us, without your help I think we would have found it very hard to find a suitable apartment, as the other method we tried of using agents found us looking at many unsuitable apartments resulting in lots of wasted time.Also the help we received w..."

    Mr. R. Neilson (UK)

Access to the largest range of Barcelona Property

The real estate agencies market is a very fragmented in Barcelona and Catalonia, with many small agencies that have a small number of properties and apartments for sale Barcelona.

That converts the process of searching and reviewing different assets within the same price range in to a long and time consuming process, in a way that finally most investors have to choose from a very limited offer.

When we are entrusted with a search we review dozens of possible assets from as many agencies as possible as well as other sources (such a s private vendors), and are therefore able to come up with the right Barcelona property for each and every client.

After being working in the sector for years now, we are well known to many of the local real estate agencies and in many cases we get preference in access to information about the best assets available.

Big savings

In many cases our team was able to generate big money saving to our clients. Some properties or apartments for sale Barcelona are advertised in more then one agency and in most cases with a significant price difference, which might reach 10 or even 15 percent! Because we go over all publications during the search we are able to find these cases and contact the cheapest seller.

Price negotiation is a common practice in Spain but it has its own rules. Using our know-how in this field, in some cases we have been able to reduce the final price considerably.

But most important: using a local expert is the key for avoiding unnecessary errors and thus maximizing your profits from your Barcelona property.

Higher Return over your Investment

We will make sure that you purchase an asset with good potential to generate high return. We do that by:

  • Focusing in neighborhoods experiencing regeneration and coming up areas
  • Looking in areas of important public and private investment in infrastructure and public facilities
  • Selecting properties only in areas of high demand and growing popularity
  • Providing cost effective property management services
  • Offering creative ideas for increasing rental income for your Property Barcelona.

Turn-Key Service, all is taken care of by us

Before, during and after you have purchased a property Barcelona you will urgently need someone local who can take care of all the small arrangements and matters that may be indirectly related with the purchase. After the purchase of your property Barcelona is complete you will also need someone you can trust to translate letters you receive by mail, to follow up with your local bank manager and to communicate with curious neighbors, local authorities etc. To prevent unnecessary travel back and forth to Spain for resolving minor issues we are offering a complete representation and assistance to our clients in any issue that may come up during the process of the purchase and immediately afterwards. Most of these services are included in our standard service and are not charged by us*.

*Matters that require the intervention of specialized professionals (such as technicians, builders, designers, lawyers and tax advisers etc.) are not covered by Homesearch Barcelona®

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