Blockchain is not only about cryptocurrencies

Hace unos días asistí al IV Congreso Internacional del Blockchain que se celebró justo aquí en Granada, en la localidad de Motril; y claro, no me lo podía perder. Principalmente asistí porque a pesar de haber leído sobre esta temática y especialmente sobre las criptomonedas -ya que se ha hablado mucho sobre el bitcoin-, quería … Continue reading Blockchain is not only about cryptocurrencies

What is the 4th Industrial Revolution bringing?

According to World Bank, the technology revolution -in which we are fully immersed, although it is only the beginning-; is not only changing the way we work and our relations with the rest, but it is full of promises and also risks. Klaus Schwab -fundador del Foro Económico Mundial de Davos- ya acuñó el término … Continue reading What is the 4th Industrial Revolution bringing?

Regionalization as a therapy for globalization

A few days ago I had the opportunity to participate in a congress in Seville, and I attended a conference given by PhD. Jose María O´kean -Economics Professor-; who made a radiography of the current economic scenario and the different "wars" that we are seeing in an international scale for getting the control of the … Continue reading Regionalization as a therapy for globalization

What is expected from the industry in 2019

  After the heavy rain in the crisis period, we carry on with at least four years of evident signals of recovery in the real estate industry. Through numbers as revelatory as more than 500,000 houses sold in the past year. For this 2019 it is expected that those numbers are consolidated, inside of what … Continue reading What is expected from the industry in 2019

Changes (backtracking) in the rental contracts

A few days ago, on December 14th “Real Decreto-ley 20/2018” was published in the BOE, which have introduced some changes in both “Ley de Arrendamientos Urbanos” and “Ley de Propiedad Horizontal”. Mainly regarding to contracts length, guarantee or bond, etc. In addition, related to tourist apartments and their regulation inside of homeowner associations. Therefore, if … Continue reading Changes (backtracking) in the rental contracts

A piece of advice for the “threatening” moving

The process of house changing is one of the most beautiful and exciting experiences that we face in our life. After that comes the threatening moving. The action that makes us “buried” in boxes for weeks. Sure, with correct planning it depends whether these weeks will become months, or just a few days until the … Continue reading A piece of advice for the “threatening” moving

Crowdfunding and Crowdlending, new ways of property investments

Nowadays there is pouring rain of new modern concepts over us, that in some occasions, even being of our interest, we dismiss them because we do not know what they really are. Because of that, firstly we would like to make it clear what these two concepts really mean: Crowdfunding means collective financing, and Crowdlending … Continue reading Crowdfunding and Crowdlending, new ways of property investments

Efficient constructions are not only a choice

Guy McPherson, the famous American scientist said: «If you think the economy is more important than the environment, try holding your breath while counting your money». I think this quote summarise very well what is currently happening in our society; particularly in construction industry. We have more information than ever, regarding to the environmental impact … Continue reading Efficient constructions are not only a choice

The reasons why selling with a real estate agent pays off

In the current World, where new technology makes any product or service more accessible than ever, for what we only need to just click; many times, we need distinguish between two concepts that are intimately related but at the same time are different: efficiency and effectiveness. According to management guru Peter Drucker: “Efficiency is doing … Continue reading The reasons why selling with a real estate agent pays off

Why now is the best moment for selling

It is said in the business world, it is important to know when to enter and when to back out. This is applicable for everything that has to do with any investment- financing or not-. Of course, the most common investment -and in majority of cases the biggest- for a “normal” Spanish family of middle … Continue reading Why now is the best moment for selling