After 7 years of real state inactivity in 2014 International Funds came back, transforming Spain into a hot market for commercial property investments again.
In 2014, investments in non residential assets of €7 billion almost tripled the investments in 2013.
The investors were looking for well-located large shopping centres and office buildings, although the office market accounted for 39% of the transactions mainly in Madrid and Barcelona.
The tax advantages of investing via SOCIMI with Nil Corporation Tax, makes this type of spanish real state investment funds something to be considered. There is more information at the Spanish Tax Office site.
We should also mention the advantages of obtaining Spanish residency by investing in Spain, via Spanish Golden Visa as featured in this article at https://www.delcantochambers.com/do-you-have-real-estate-investments-in-spain-apply-now-for-your-golden-visa-residency/