Information on this page’s services may have been amended under the measures for adapting to the new normality in Barcelona and will be gradually updated.
Renting with guarantees
The service offers mediation between owners of empty property and potential tenants. The objective is to guarantee access to housing while offering the owner peace of mind.
Are you finding it difficult paying your electricity, water or gas bills? Energy-advice points offer help to prevent supply cuts from unpaid bills as well as advice on how to reduce energy expenses.
Tourist Accommodation Plan
Municipal plan to regulate the roll-out of tourist accommodation, making it compatible with a sustainable urban planning model.
Find out about the programmes available for helping vulnerable groups and protecting them against losing their homes.
Officially protected housing (HPO)
Officially protected flats: applicant-registration regulations, types of housing, registration requirements, allocation process, application periods and lots more.
A housing model which enables a group of people organised into a housing cooperative to build on a site or an existing building which has been given over by City Council or a private owner for use as a home, on a long-term basis and below market cost.
Have a look at the grants for renovating flats and buildings, in order to make them more liveable, accessible and energy-efficient. Renovation is a key factor for tackling social inequalities.
If you have any queries or need to complete any paper work concerning housing, go to your local housing office. There is one in every district.
This is a mechanism which City Council and the Government offer citizens at risk of losing their usual home due to a social emergency brought about by the crisis.
Advice on renting a flat
Find out all you need to know about renting a flat: contracts, basic services, rights and obligations, insurance, expenses, deposits and lots more.
Advice on buying and selling a property
Do you want to buy or sell a home? Find out all the information you need to do so.