Originally Posted by GeordieBorn
At the moment you get in as a UK citizen, would need around 6-8k (canít recall exactly how much) per year income. Yes, you would officially need health insurance (we were never asked for it), but in a number of regions you can pay voluntary contributions, again I canít recall the exact amount, but it was well under 1k per year (maybe under 400?). No one knows how it will pan out with Brexit, but I reckon at worst you would have to apply yearly to stay.
Thanks a lot for the info. So yes, it does sound a lot better than Spain in these respects.