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British love for Spanish property still burns strong

British love for Spanish property still burns strong

Britain’s love affair with Spanish property took some serious knocks when the market crashed back in 2008/09, but the latest figures show that Brit’s fondness for Spanish homes has far from faded.

What does 2016 hold in store for Spain’s Costa Blanca?

What does 2016 hold in store for Spain’s Costa Blanca?

The Costa Blanca is one of Spain’s most popular coastal areas thanks to its delightful blend of white sandy beaches, sunshine and delicious local food. With the New Year rapidly approaching, leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana has revealed its predictions for the Costa Blanca for 2016.

Sun, sea, sand and shops - second home owners enjoy retail therapy in Alicante

Sun, sea, sand and shops - second home owners enjoy retail therapy in Alicante

Spain has enjoyed a record-breaking summer, with some 54.4 million foreign visits in the first nine months of 2015, up 3.8% on the year before, according to the Industry, Energy and Tourism Ministry.

Head to the Costa del Sol for sand, sunshine... and high adrenaline thrills

Head to the Costa del Sol for sand, sunshine... and high adrenaline thrills

Conjure up an image of the Costa del Sol and sunshine, sand and sangria no doubt leap to mind. Yet behind the idyllic beaches, bustling towns and tantalising local cuisine lies an altogether more dangerous feature: the Caminito del Rey.

Gibraltar’s Ocean Spa Plaza a complete sell out only 36 hours from launch

Gibraltar’s Ocean Spa Plaza a complete sell out only 36 hours from launch

The developers of Ocean Village, Gibraltar, have sold out upcoming Ocean Spa Plaza only 36 hours after general release.

Holidaymakers favour private rental market - is now the time to buy that Spanish buy-to-let?

Holidaymakers favour private rental market - is now the time to buy that Spanish buy-to-let?

The rise in popularity of private rental properties is leading many investors to take a long, hard look at Spanish property.

Celeb spotting in Mallorca

Celeb spotting in Mallorca

From the super yachts bobbing about off the coast to the luxury pads tucked away in the hills, Mallorca is a playground to the rich and famous. Many A-listers call the island home and many more delight in visiting it for their holidays.

Brilliant Barcelona - home to the most sought-after property in Spain

Brilliant Barcelona - home to the most sought-after property in Spain

Depending on who’s counting, Barcelona regularly ranks somewhere between the 10th and 25th most visited city in the world.

Five of Spain’s ten most expensive property hotspots are in the Balearics

Five of Spain’s ten most expensive property hotspots are in the Balearics

With the Spanish property market recovery in full swing, new research has shown that five of the top ten most expensive property hotspots are located in the Balearic Islands.

Mallorca on the up

Mallorca on the up

The sun continues to shine on Mallorca’s real estate market this summer and according to Engel & Völkers, with 16 offices around the island, sales for this half year have increased by 27% over the same period in 2014.

Property buyers head to Spain as the pound rides high

Spain continues to be top choice for Britons buying property abroad, according to Conti, the overseas mortgage specialist.

Brits ready with the readies in Spain this summer

Brits ready with the readies in Spain this summer

It looks like Spain’s hopes for a record summer are well on the way to being realised and this tourism season it is the Brits who are ready with the readies.

Lights. Camera. Alicante!

Lights. Camera. Alicante!

BBC’s The Travel Show has been enjoying the Spanish sunshine in Alicante of late, documenting the rise of holiday home buyers on the Costa Blanca and featuring leading homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana.

China has its Eye on Mallorca

China has its Eye on Mallorca

A little over a year since Nanjing-based Jiangsu GRPO International Business purchased five-star Hotel Valparaiso in Palma, Chinese businessmen and dignitaries have been back to the Island to discuss further investment.

In brands we trust

In brands we trust

Selling property is about far more than just having nice houses on your books. This is doubly true if your buyers live in another country and you are selling off plan homes with the majority of the process conducted without any face-to-face interaction.