An NIE number is obligatory in Spain for every home owner.
What is a NIE number ?
This is a kind of identity card, identification number for taxes.
If you are buying a property with our company, we and the lawyer will assist you to obtain this number.
You can give power of attorney to the lawyer to obtain the number on your behalf and also open a bank account but not activate it.
A NIE number is personal and will also serve for all kinds of identifications and for the purchase of a house, a car and a mobile telephone.
The number is also needed to activate water and electric contracts.