A Guide To Buy To Let Investment Properties In Marbella

A Guide To Buy To Let Investment Properties In Marbella

The holiday rental market is booming, as more people turn their backs on traditional hotels and choose the convenience and flexibility of a holiday rental apartment or villa. This offers an excellent opportunity to invest in a property and then start to generate income from it, while using it for your own holidays, as and when you wish. This is an increasingly popular option for our buyers, but something which can be difficult to manage when you don’t live in …
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Looking Back On A Sparkling Summer In Marbella

Looking Back On A Sparkling Summer In Marbella

As September arrives, we’re taking the time to look back on an amazing summer here in Marbella! As usual tourists flocked to the area, with nearly 2 million passengers arriving at Malaga airport in June and 2.1 million arriving in July. Andalucia is the 4th most popular tourist destination in Spain, bringing in tourists from all over the world. It was good to see that the average spend per hotel guest increased by 3% compared to last year, so the …
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Holiday rentals in Marbella and the Golden Mile become more popular than hotels

Holiday rentals in Marbella and the Golden Mile become more popular than hotels

Holiday Rental Properties in Marbella Score Higher Than Hotels
New figures released by Exceltur have shown that holiday rentals in Spain, and specially in Marbella, have taken over hotels for the first time ever. The research shows that last year there were more beds available in ‘tourist apartments’, such as in Airbnb accommodation, than in Spanish hotels. The number of bed space available through short-term home rentals nearly doubled from 2015, reaching 362,493 beds in Spain’s 22 biggest cities, 9.76% …
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Marbella: A Luxury Brand

Marbella: A Luxury Brand

There tend to be various connotations that go with luxury brands. We associate them with quality, status and wealth. But the idea of a brand is no longer limited to items such as Louis Vuitton handbags, Rolex watches and Ferrari cars. The concept of luxury is now beyond physical objects and encompasses whole properties, complexes, and even towns. Marbella is one such luxury destination. Filled with five-star hotels, Michelin star restaurants, exclusive beach clubs and designer boutiques, Marbella is the …
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One Of The Cheapest Destinations

One Of The Cheapest Destinations

A study by the Post Office looking at 19 European holiday destinations has found that the Costa del Sol is the third cheapest place to go on holiday in 2017, beaten only by Sunny Beach in Bulgaria and the Algarve, Portugal. The study looked at the total cost of a vacation in each of the 19 destinations and included spend on lunches, drinks, dinners out – it even included the cost of sun cream! A stay in the Costa Del …
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Flights To Spain Cheaper Than UK Rail

Flights To Spain Cheaper Than UK Rail

Two friends living in Birmingham and Newcastle recently treated themselves to a last minute visit to the Costa del Sol for a catch up, after discovering that it was cheaper to fly to Spain and meet up for the weekend than to travel by rail to meet in one of their homes. A train journey for the 400 mile round trip from Birmingham to Newcastle costs £105, while a return flight to Malaga was just £19.98 to fly from Newcastle and …
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Marbella’s Marvellous Day Trips

Marbella’s Marvellous Day Trips

Marbella has long been popular with those seeking second homes in the sun or even looking to relocate altogether, and draws visitors from all over the world. It’s location means that visitors are in a prime position to explore more of the local towns and experience some of the culture and history that Spain has to offer, with day trips that are often just a short drive away. Some of the best day trips that are just a stones throw …
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Marbella – More Than Just A Location

Marbella – More Than Just A Location

All around Europe there are pockets of luxury that are renowned across the world for their glitz and glamour. Resort towns such as Monaco, Ibiza, and the Italian Riviera are famous for drawing the rich and famous year after year to holiday in – and even relocate to –the area. Marbella is one such town, with a rich history of royal patrons and a star-studded fan base. One of the aspects that make Marbella so special is its fabulous location. …
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Marbella’s Most Sought-After Areas

Marbella’s Most Sought-After Areas

Too many people all over the world Marbella is associated with expensive cars, celebrities, parties and extravagant lifestyles. But those who know the local area well know that, in reality, Marbella is really made up of widely varied residential zones, each of which offers their own characteristics, amenities, lifestyles and price ranges. One of the most desirable areas to invest in Marbella property is the famous Golden Mile; a palm-fringed avenue that connects Marbella town and the glamorous Puerto Banús. …
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Puerto Banus Food Festival ‘Eatin’ Banús’

Branch out from Spanish classics and try cuisine from all over the globe, served from charming vintage vehicles. Marbella has long been attracting foodies from all over the world to its stunning array of Michelin star restaurants. It is a town known for its fine dining and luxurious gastro offering, but this summer Marbella can offer visiting  foodies something a little more low-key. From die-hard food fanatics to those just looking for a fun meal out for all the family, …
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