Do I need a NIE to get a mortgage in Spain?

You do not need an NIE number (Número de Identidad de Extranjero – Spanish for Foreigners Identification Number) to apply for a mortgage in Spain. We can kick start the process of your mortgage application with the details in your passport. However, your NIE will be needed when approaching the completion of the purchase of your property, so It is convenient to start the process of obtaining a NIE number early on.

If you need advise on the process to obtain a NIE, do not hessitate to contact us and we can advise you on the best way to obtain it.

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