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Kayla to be Rehomed- Sadly
It’s with deep sadness that I have to find a new home for my 6 yr old German Shepherd Kayla as my husband has had to go back to the UK for work and I will be going back and forwards.
Plus I have arthritis in my knees and hip and struggle walking with her.
She is very loving she is good with people, children, other dogs and cats
She is chipped, has a passport and is up to date with her vaccinations
If you think you could offer her a loving home contact me by email lorrainemartin24 @ outlookdotcom.
Small Dog Needed – Try TAIL
I am sure you already know all about them, but I was thinking that the advertiser looking for a small dog to adopt will find a perfect companion at Tail Dog Rescue in Torrox. They have a number of small dogs and puppies waiting for their forever homes. Their website is http://tailtorrox.es/index.html.
We have about 80 dogs and puppies at the refuge Tail Torrox so please come and visit us.
If you contact Gill on 633405560, I can show you round.
You can also see some of them on www.tailtorrox.es or our facebook page tailtorrox.
Anne Puzicha, late of Casa Moda Natural, Nerja
Sad to report that she died in hospital on 9th December in her native Germany having returned there a few years ago.
Since the death of her husband Gerhard five years ago, she had been housebound and news of her death has only this week been revealed.
Friends Herbert and Joy Chatters are inviting anyone who knew Anne, as a friend or customer, to join them to remember her over a drink at lunchtime on Sunday, 13th March in Nerja.
Anne will be remembered as a generous friend to many, raising funds through her fashion shows for the Sisters of the Good Samaritan and the churches at Maro and Frigiliana as well as collecting Christmas presents for deprived children.
If you would like further information about the remembrance meeting please contact Herbert and Jo bi email on : maronerja @ europe.com
Makro & No Complaints Book ?
Can anyone advise me why Makro is exempt from having “Libro de reclamación”
I had a complaint about misleading goods and they informed me that they do not have complaints books only suggesting forms as they are a exempt.
I understood it was the law for any autonomo business to have these books.
Matt Torrox Costa
Services – Amended Answer to FedEx Question
I don’t believe FedEx has a convenient office, but several times I have sent important documentation to the US and Canada via MRW, which has been around for years and has an office conveniently located near the old sugar factory chimney in Torre. They also have a “Bureaufax” service for legal documents, but I’ve never used it. Hope this helps.
A bouquet for Kevin and Jenny of k_lambertcleaning @ hotmail.com who made a great job of cleaning our sofa and rug last week. They were prompt, quick and efficient and if you’d like your home or car upholstery cleaning we would highly recommend them.
Maggie, Torrox Park
Services Needed – Passport Renewal
I need to renew my UK passport and remember seeing an article on Digamextra which stated that the photo shop next to the police building in Torre del Mar does not produce the correct photos, e.g. with light grey or cream backgrounds.
Does anyone out there in Digameland know of a photo booth or studio that produces the correct format. Answers to Digamextra please.
Services Needed –Washing Machine Repairer
Does anyone know a washing machine technician that can mend Fagor washing machines?
Starts to spin then loud noise and shuts down
sarah.mcnultu @ yahoo.co.uk
Rental Available – Long Term
Turn my house into your home
Village house in Sayalonga
3 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
utility room and garage
inexpensive at 280 euros p.c.m.
More info direct from owner on
Responses to – Tax on House Purchases
I am very sorry to read that you bought your house undervalued according to the Agencia Tributaria.
Who was your legal advisor during the property purchase?
Generally spoken, the Agencia Tributaria calculates the tax value of a property based on the ¨catastral¨ value multiplied by a coefficient that is different depending on the village or town you buy.
1. You buy a house in Cómpeta priced 100,000 Euros
2. The catastral value of the house is 95,000 Euros
3. The coefficient for Cómpeta is 1.3
4. According to the Agencia Tributaria the value of the house would be 123,500 Euros
5. You will get a bill to pay a percentage over 23,500 Euros.
I tell you this based on 10 years of experience as a real estate agent, but of course I am not a legal advisor myself. I recommend everybody to get legal advice from a Spanish registered lawyer on buying property in Spain. Based on knowledge and character I recommend:
J. van Dolder
I’m sorry JH, but sadly this is nothing new. We bought our house in 2003 and a couple of years later received a similar demand for the same reason. We were given 8 days to pay, or risk having our bank account frozen and house embargoed!
Obviously seek professional advise before deciding what course of action to take. But whatever you do, do not ignore this demand.
Good luck. Keith.
What’s on – Casa Magel B&B Re: Town hall in Ardales
Just to let people know that from the 16th March they are not taking any more bookings for the Camino walk, as it is fully booked for the Easter Holidays.
It will close at the end of March for 2 weeks and open again in the middle of April, when there will be a charge for it.
No one seems to know who is taking it over or what the charge will be.
They have assured us it will open again in April.
In the meantime we are still open and there are lots of things to do here. The 2 night B&B and 1 evening meal with wine is still available, so if you want to treat some one to a nice break, Birthdays or anniversaries, give us call or message us. website www.casamagel.com
For Sale – Furniture
Highly polished unit,
90w x 30d x 80 h 55 euros
1.1m x 1.35m high 65 euros
black swivel top glass fronted tv / unit
71h x 75w x 50d
For Sale – Opel Corsa
Original Owner selling to return to UK
Opel Corsa 1.3 Ecoflex (diesel)
White, 5 doors
Registered Feb 2012 (4 years)
Full Service History
ITV to Jan 2018
inside and outside.
Contact Dennis 655 855 673 (Torrox Park area)
Wanted Fish & Plants for Fish Pond
Has anybody out there got some extra fishes and/or waterplants for a very large pond? Offers in the Algarrobo/Torrox/Competa/Velez area would be appreciated!
Walt, alegria6 at gmx dot com
For Sale –Marine Binoculars
Built in compass, 7 x 50. As used by RNLI.
Original cost around 250 euros, will accept offer close to 150 euros.
Alcaucin area, 634447201 or tony.randall @ hotmail.com.
For Sale – Radiators & B/D Workmate (Reprinted with accurate info)
Ideal for these chilly days as they are very economical to use each having a choice of using just 600 watts, 900 watts or both together .
Now reduced to 30 Euros for the two radiators
Black and Dekker workmate complete
Mob; 677 55 58 60
Pine Display Dresser with light, very good condition H198cm, W120cm, D38cm comes in two pieces for ease of transport.
Round Pine Dining Table 88cm in diameter extends to 116cm & 4 Chairs green cushions included. Table will dismantle for transport. 75€ ono
Folding Single Chair Bed opens to approximately 6ft adult size, to include 2 removable covers 1 green stripe (pictured) 1 soft gold.
Buyer to collect.
Competa area, Telephone 626537998
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