What do you have to know before buying a plot to build a home?

August 8, 2019

Before building a house, you have to take certain details into account so that we are not surprised at all. From Espígul, we leave you the steps to follow before buying a lot to build your home.


  • It is necessary to know if the soil is rustic or is buildable.
    The first step to take into account will be to verify that the area can be built-up. You will have to go to the Town Hall, ask for the city certificate and verify that it can be built-up and what type of housing you can build: single-family, attached house, etc.
  • Characteristics
    Once we have the plot that we want to build, they will have to know their conditions if it is apt to build.
    The gross and clean surface must be known:
    Gross area: is the total area
    Clean surface: the surface remaining the pavement space, curbs, etc.
  • Conditions
    Employment: It will be necessary to know the occupation of the house, the percentage of the gross floor area of ​​the house
    Recollection required: the space left unoccupied between the facade of the house and the boundary of the plot or the street.
    Architectural style: they are municipal regulations that condition the type of construction for aesthetics as they would come to be the facades, the covers, etc.

As you can see, there are many steps to keep in mind for not making a risky investment before buying a land. Once all these steps have been completed, the license can be requested to carry out the construction of the property.

Keep reading

View all
August 1, 2019

Tips for Buying a Beach House

It is summer and in August is when most of us take vacations. Many of us end up choosing beach and sun zones. And it is likely that you have ever considered buying a house on the coast. Today we present some tips that can help you if you value this option.   Hire a…

August 15, 2019

Tips for garden and terrace 10/10

In summer, the decoration is important, especially the garden and the terrace that we use it to relax, both in the day and in the evenings of heat, with friends or relatives. At Espígul we leave some ideas to decorate it of 10. 1. Wood, wicker, bamboo with fibers. This year predominates wood decoration along…