Sunday, December 15, 2019

ILLEGAL HOMES: Spain’s Socialist government tries to block amnesty through legal routes

"What is not acceptable is that people continue to bathe in water contaminated with faecal matter"

Shocking midnight evacuation as six houses begin crumbling on Spain’s Costa Blanca

FIREFIGHTERS have rescued the residents of six bungalows on the Costa Blanca after they began collapsing in the early hours of this...

Stunning luxury and eco-friendly villa in Marbella wins top international architecture award

A LUXURY eco-friendly villa in Marbella has beat out hundreds of entries for a top European architecture award. Villa Alcuzcuz, located in the hills above...

Spain could REVERSE Andalucia ruling which legalised over 300,000 homes as British expats and locals forced to bathe in...

THE Government of Spain is reportedly considering reversing a recent ruling in Andalucia which saw more than 300,000 homes granted AFO status.  According to activists,...

FOR SALE: Historic hamlet with 40 houses, theatre and olive press flogged for €90 million on Spain’s Costa Blanca

IT'S a project that could fill an entire series of Kevin McCloud's Grand Designs. Because among the second-hand bicycles...

CHECK IT OUT: Virtual reality now offers FREE TOURS round your dream property for sale in Spain

KEEN on a house, but unsure if it’s worth the air miles for a viewing? Virtual reality property tours...

As Boris Johnson sets his sights on No 10, Amanda Butler looks towards the sale of one of Mallorca’s...

Having performed a market appraisal, I would have valued it last year somewhere in the region of €9m

Adam Neale discusses Plusvalia and how land is valued and taxed in Spain

It is important to note that the tax is only applied to the value of the land, and not to the property on it

Director of Larraín Nesbitt Lawyers, Raymundo Larraín Nesbitt, discusses capital gains tax mitigation when selling property in Spain

On selling property in Spain, you are liable for two taxes: plusvalia and capital gains tax (CGT, for short)

Cruel summer for home sales in Spain, writes Mark Stucklin, but the double-digit decline was probably just a blip

Year to date the picture is less negative, with sales down in just over half the selected regions led by the Canary islands, in particular Tenerife

IN PICS: NEW sustainable urbanization on Spain’s Costa del Sol where residents can make their own wine and grow...

PLANS to build 1,900 new homes in Torrox have been re-visited after a 12-month wait. A €28.4 million investment...

From flower pots to historic architecture, these are the towns in Spain’s Andalucia that won urban planning awards

The areas were previously busy thoroughfares for cars and had become swamped by careless parking and congestion

Famous brothel El Quijote in Pedreguer on the market for €2.5 million as estate agent praises ‘excellent location close...

PROXIMITY to schools, pharmacies and health centres would be an attractive selling point for most home owners looking to buy in the...

MI CASA: Expats choose crystal Mediterranean waters and sunny shores as Alicante named province with most foreign house buyers...

EXPAT homeowners are flocking to the crystal Mediterranean waters of Alicante as new figures reveal it as the province with the most...

Triple-Glazed Window Replacement: Why You Should Choose It?

When it comes to choosing between triple-pane and double-paned styles, homeowners find themselves in two hard rocks. To be brief, at crossroads. Well, this...

‘TERRIBLE PRECEDENT:’ Green groups in Spain’s Andalucia slam new illegal homes law

New law authorising illegal homes sets ‘terrible precedent’ in Andalucia, claims green lobby

Bad news for homeowners as house sales in Andalucia slow faster than in rest of Spain

7,307 houses exchanged hands in Andalucia during September.

Surprise TV appearance for The Olive Press as Costa Blanca South edition launches

WE’VE only just launched on the Costa Blanca south - and we’re already about to get famous. Just days...

Marbella’s longest established real estate agency crowned ‘best in Spain’ with prestigious national award

Panorama’s success comes against a backdrop of relative boom in terms of real estate transactions in Malaga and on the Costa del Sol

One of these modern apartments on Spain’s Costa del Sol could be yours for under €200,000

ONE of these modern apartments could be yours for just €198,000.  The Idilia project, by Aedas Homes, consists of 97 homes in Torre de Benagalbon,...

OH BE-CAVE! Architect in Spain turns tatty tool shed into stunning cave home

The project, which took just four months to complete, enshrines the concept of minimalism with natural materials

Take a look at our Top 10 most jaw-droppingly expensive properties in Spain

Assuming you’ve got silly money to spend in Spain this year, check out our hotlist of 10 incredibly pricey properties to whet your appetite

Number of mortgages registered in Spain takes 30% nosedive due to new law, which affects expats

The poor mortgage data has been blamed on Spain’s new property law, which was implemented this summer

You are now better off buying a house in Spain than renting long-term, new figures show

Renting costs in Spain have jumped by 50% over the last five years, according to a study by the Bank of Spain

Brexit is paralysing Mallorca’s property market, but high-end buyers are still steaming ahead, writes Amanda Butler

"Oh my, are the Brits going down in history as the laughing stock of Europe."

Leading agent in Spain’s San Pedro and Guadalmina, Winkworth is seeing a strong UK market despite Brexit

WHILE it is all change… it is also business as usual this year. Despite the spectre of Brexit, almost...
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