Saturday, August 15, 2020

Business as usual for Alora Properties

Setting up just a few doors along from the former office, Alora Properties is going from strength-to-strength

Spanish properties sold to foreigners increase by 24.7%

Statistics from the Ministry of Public Transactions show property sales to foreigners in Spain experienced an increase of 24.7% in the third quarter of 2011 compared to the same period last year

Casares life provides best of both worlds

The ‘rural mini-Zagaleta’ of Casares is drawing more and more homeowners to its idyllic lifestyle

Rainbow Villas scam couple allegedly hiding out in Murcia

TRACKED DOWN: Holiday rental scammers go AWOL from Alhaurin estate as hundreds of conned holidaymakers unite

Foreclosures in Spain fell by 13% last year

Foreclosure fall

REVEALED: The richest and poorest towns in Malaga and Spain

A NEW study by the Spanish tax authority has revealed the richest towns in Malaga and the whole of Spain. In Malaga,  Benahavís, Rincón de...

Spain has officially recovered as property sales match pre-crisis levels

SPAIN has had its best quarter for property sales since the 2008 financial crisis. Some 121,561 units were sold in the third quarter of this...

British butlers being flown in to run Spanish hotel

The butlers have been hand-picked from Her Majesty’s royal staff

After a five-year period of sustained growth, there is a change in the air in Marbella, reports Diana Morales...

LAST year was another year in a growth cycle that started in 2013 in Marbella. It began after the market finally bottomed out in 2012...

Wrecking ball swings into Andalucia again

100 more British homeowners face seeing homes demolished

Property boss in Spain predicts up to 20% crash in house prices due to coronavirus crisis

A SPANISH property boss has predicted house prices could crash by 20% this year because of the coronavirus crisis.

Huelva architectural gem goes on sale in its centenary year

The property in Aracena has been given new life by Australian interior designer Melanie Denny

‘Floating sofas’ now on offer at Costa Blanca outdoor furniture supplier

JUST when you thought your garden was complete, someone invents a floating sofa. The new addition to Costa Blanca...

Torremolinos to open Andalucia’s biggest shopping and leisure centre

The macroproject with shops, ski slope, and pool with wave machine is set to be approved in November

Illegal homes in Marbella made legal

A total of 225 illegal homes built in Marbella under the GIL party have been legalised with 1000 more to follow before the end of the year

COVID-19: Real estate agent Amanda Butler is leading Mallorca’s Phase 2 celebrations and is looking ahead to a property...

WITH coronavirus figures plummeting around Spain and only two new cases reported with no deaths over the weekend in the Balearic Islands...

Building a house in Spain – Part II

In Issue 8 we talked about the preliminary stages of building your own house in the campo (countryside) and what pitfalls you should look...

Marbella town hall approves more luxury homes

The ayuntamiento has signed off the licences for building projects to go ahead worth a total of €6.5 million

Properties in Manilva and Sabinillas offer the best bargains on the Costa del Sol

NOW is the right time to invest in property in Spain. Prices are increasing and investors are seeing the holiday hotspot as a solid investment. But...

EU probes Spanish demolition orders Spain tries to encourage British buyers back to the country

Development dodgers in Spain

British businessmen charged with alleged property scam in Estepona

Costa del Sol golf properties boom fed by British players

A British love for golf is putting the Costa housing market back on course

Rotting house King Felipe V slept in has been restored to former glory

In centuries gone by the house played host to the country’s most important politicians and stately figures - none more important than King Felipe V who spent a night at the house in 1706

Housesitting network expands across Spain

Online housesitting network now has over 100 pet-sitters on their books

700 affordable homes to be built per year in Spain’s Andalucia

Up to 4,000 homes will be built by 2024 to combat rises in rental prices and to facilitate access to housing