Upward growth trend in Marbella property market continues

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According to Premier Marbella news sources, it is forecast that this year Spain will register around 440,000 property sales, which would represent an increase year on year of almost 12%, pushing the total in property transactions to a value of over 20,000 million euros, well above the 18,000 million euros accounted for in property transactions in 2015. The Marbella property market is on the forefront once again with growth in this sector expected to double in 2016.  Continue reading

Europe’s first Crystal Lagoons Resort located in Casares

Crystal Lagoons

According to Premier Marbella news sources, a new avant-garde resort will be located on 74 acres of land in the Casares municipality of Malaga. The development will feature Europe’s first 1.5 hectare Crystal Lagoons orientated towards swimming, kayaking, wind-surfing, paddle surf, canoeing and other water sports activities. Consisting of 450 apartments of which 100 are already built and 350 new apartments will be added in various phases to the development. The company behind Crystal Lagoons has developed 300 similar resorts worldwide.  Continue reading

Marbella is the motor driving the increase in new building projects

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According to Premier Marbella news sources the number of housing projects in the province of Malaga in the second quarter of 2015 has significantly increased compared to the first three months of this year, with 270 approved building projects. Furthermore, compared to the same period of 2014 it has increased by 314 percent, from 146 to 605 in April, May and June this year. Marbella is the motor driving the rise in new building projects. Continue reading

Is the Spanish property market entering into recovery mode ?

Spanish-propertyAccording to Premier Marbella news sources, the Spanish property market appears to be entering into recovery mode. The National Statistics Institute reported recently that in June, Spanish property sales had a significant rise in the Malaga province with 1,858 transactions. Continue reading

The Costa del Sol expects a 9% increase in British tourists in 2014

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The World Travel Market concluded on Thursday in London, reinforcing the privileged position occupied by the Costa del Sol as a destination of choice for tourism from the UK. Forecasts for 2014 exceed the current growth in this market, as it is expected there will be an increase of between 9 and 10% of Britons, and 4% more travelers staying in hotels, which is well above Andalusian expectations. Continue reading

Decided to sell your property on the Costa del Sol

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If you want to sell your property on the Costa del Sol in the current real estate market, you have to remember that many of the comments from potential buyers who visit a property have to do with its selling price and presentation. Premier Marbella set out a simple guide to help you focus on the most important issues. Continue reading

Spanish property prices continue to slide

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According to data just released by Global Property Guide, property prices in Spain continue to slide. In June 2012, property valuation company TINSA’s (IMIE) general property price index plunged by 10.8% from the same period last year. Continue reading

The Russians are coming

The Russians look to the Costa del Sol as a major Andalusian destination to spend their Christmas holidays. It is foreseen that 9.000 Russian tourists will arrive between the last two weeks of the year and early 2013 according to the company Translationhouse which are dedicated to language services specializing in tourism, catering and entertainment, with a strong specialization in the Russian market.

In fact, before the rise of tourism from the east, this company introduced in Malaga and the Costa del Sol an online Russian directory guide that presents Malaga businesses to potential Russian clients. Experts have said that the recent boom in tourism in Spain is one of the reasons why the middle class buyers are becoming increasingly more prominent in the real estate market. The number of Russian visitors who come to Spain almost doubled in 2012, with a record millionth tourist arrival in Malaga on October 31.