Spanish Mortgages As you likely already know, Spanish mortgages tend to be different than acquiring a mortgage in the UK. There are some major differences associated with a Spanish mortgage. One big difference is that Spain has a Notary system. Therefore, everything...read more
The coastal town of Estepona becomes more and more popular each year. This past summer, Estepona broke tourists’ records with a recorded 13% more tourists compared to last year. Hotel occupancy in Estepona in 2016 showed a total of 214,717 overnight stays. This past...read more
As it stands today, the property recovery in Spain continues with a total of 51,477 Spanish homes being sold during the month of June. This comes from the latest data being released by the Spanish notaries. Comparing the property market data, property sales in June...read more
The Costa del Sol is Europe’s number one tourist destination and as of late we’ve got the numbers to prove it. As it stands today, Malaga province has seen a major surge in tourism for almost 5 years in a row. The reasons to visit the Costa del Sol or Marbella for...read more
Marbella Homes & ‘A Place in the Sun’: Watch as we help property buyers find their dream home on the latest episode of A Place in the Sun
Marbella Homes helps couple find their dream home on latest episode of A Place in the Sun Recently Marbella Homes had the good fortune to be involved in an episode of A Place in the Sun. We helped a couple featured on the popular progamme find their dream property on...read more
Buying a holiday home in Spain is a big step; it is important to not only find the right property for you but also to ensure that there is potential for capital gain and rental return. Marbella Homes are here to ensure you do.
In recent years rental properties have been in massive demand on the Costa del Sol and this year is no different. It would seem all of the countries of Europe are choosing Marbella and the surrounding areas to holiday this summer. And why not? With the perfect climate, a safe environment, easy access and plenty to enjoy, it makes total sense!read more
Estepona is a very up and coming area with the mayor, Jose Maria Garcia Urbano, intent on improving the cultural and tourist appeal to the town. With massive investment by the council into the towns infrastructure and property development at a recent high, the area is...read more
Top tips for selling your home in Atalaya, Hacienda del Sol, El Presidente, Benamara, Costalita, El Paraiso, Los Flamingos, The New Golden Mile. Marbella Homes not only offer a comprehensive service to our property buyers, we are equally devoted to our sellers! Sell...read more
Considering a property on the Costa del Sol? Understand Inheritance Tax.
Whether you are non-resident and buying a holiday home to visit or rent out, or if you are an expat who lives in Spain as your main residence, we always advise our clients to understand inheritance tax and ensure they speak to a solicitor and obtain a Spanish will. This is in addition to what they may have already in the country they come from. A Spanish will is critical to succession planning as laws in Spain are complex and potentially time consuming and expensive for any heirs.read more
Buying a property on the Costa del Sol enables you to also have easy access the ski resort of Sierra Nevada. So when buying a property on the Costa del Sol you not only have the benefit of sun, sea and sand but also snow and ski slopes!read more
Hacienda del Sol was completed in 2005 by Realia, a large national developer and is one of the most popular and sought after developments for holiday homes along the Costa del Sol. Located only a five-minute drive from Puerto Banus, in Atalaya between San Pedro de Alcantara and Estepona, this development offers the perfect solution for families looking for a holiday home on the Costa del Sol.read more
Since early 2016, it is amazing the amount of investment that can be seen in the up and coming area of Atalaya. As land and property is at a premium in Marbella and San Pedro de Alcantara, Atalaya benefits from green spaces and substantial value for money and has seen...read more