Spain named a top 10 global destination for high quality of life

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SPAIN is the only country in the world that can boast two cities among the top ten places with the highest quality of life in the world: Madrid and Palma de Mallorca.

These are the conclusions of a study by the international team at Knight Frank, which takes into account various factors such as culture, education, cost of living, leisure activities, the range of top quality restaurants and the climate. Continue reading

Should Marbella property change its architectural appearance?

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With 140,000 registered inhabitants, at least 240,000 counting in those not registered and over half a million during certain periods of the year, Marbella is far from a quiet village with whitewashed walls and antique tiled roofs. But the architectural tradition of Marbella property, which was created when the city broke into the world of tourism to become an essential reference and the greatest asset principal in this sector of Spanish industry, has installed over the years an identity that the city strives to keep. Continue reading

Marbella property prices stabilizing

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According to Premier Marbella news sources, a report issued by TecniTasa into maximum and minimum prices on properties for sale in major Spanish capitals and localities, indicates that in Marbella property prices have remained stable, led by the most expensive area of Puerto Banús (5,250 euros per square meter). Continue reading

The latest Top Gear series filmed in Marbella

Top Gear film their latest series in MarbellaAccording to Premier Marbella news sources, the Top Gear Team will be filming the show here in Spain over the next few days and will be sure to be pulling the crowds in Puerto Banus. James May driving the latest Audi R8 and Jeremy Clarkson the fantastic McLaren MP412c.

Clarkson’s love affair with Spain was best highlighted by the press revealing a secret romance with Alex Hall between 1999 and 2009 when the father-of-three Clarkson took the extraordinary risk of staying at Madonna’s favourite hotel in Ronda, Spain, while filming Top Gear

Marbella Luxury Weekend event a huge success

Marbella Mayor Ángeles Muñoz According to Premier Marbella news sources, more than 550 guests attended the inauguration of Marbella Luxury Weekend, which took place in the VIP Tent Tower. Many celebrities walked down the red carpet at the first major event of the summer season. During the event, the Spanish Association of Luxury presented the mayor of Marbella, Ángeles Muñoz with the Diamond of Honor of the Association by its President, HRH Beatriz de Orleans, who is also the honorary godmother of Marbella Luxury Weekend. This award recognizes the efforts of the Mayor and the City Council in the name of Marbella position as luxury image worldwide.

Guests enjoyed great catering offered by renowned chef with two Michelin stars, Dani García, who has worked selflessly in this and other actions of this complex event. Most noted on the evening was the magnificent performance of the young dancer Aitana Munoz, who drew applause and cheers from the audience with his flamenco performance. Many different dance shows and music events livened up the evening and offered great entertainment. Leading Marbella property specialist Romano Keogh is confident that this event will generate a lot of interest with people who want to buy property in Marbella.

Marbella Luxury Weekend returns May 30 with exclusive presentations

FAIM-ART-I-Marbella-Luxury-EditionAccording to Premier Marbella news sources, Marbella Luxury Weekend returns from May 30 to June 2 with the presentation of some exclusive products. Puerto Banus hosts the third edition of this luxury weekend with the participation of 40 brands focused on entertainment, fashion, jewelry, food, automotive and marine.

This initiative launched by the Marbella Town Hall three years ago, continues to gain followers and begins to generate a name in the luxury market in Puerto Banus which remains a world reference.

CIT: Marbella ‘out of the recession tunnel’

Premier MarbellaAccording to Premier Marbella news sources,the Association of Entrepreneurs and Professionals CIT Marbella has highlighted that the municipality is “coming out of the recession tunnel” and has started to attract markets with a “great strength” such as Arabian or Russian. Continue reading