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Scanning the horizon - what does Spain hold in store for 2015?

Scanning the horizon - what does Spain hold in store for 2015?

Tourism in Spain contributed 11.7% to the economy in 2013, according to the latest data from Market Research Reports, with total tourism output reaching €191.5 billion.

‘Best in the World’ for Gibraltar Property

‘Best in the World’ for Gibraltar Property

Gibraltar has returned from the ‘World’s Best Finals’ of the International Property Awards in association with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars with fantastic news – a global win for New Aloes.

Spanish mortgage changes tempt foreign buyers to purchase Iberian dream homes

Spanish mortgage changes tempt foreign buyers to purchase Iberian dream homes

Spain’s mortgage rate is making headlines at present with Euribor (the rate usually used to set mortgage interest payments in Spain) falling to 0.335% in November with this record low leading many buyers to act fast in order to purchase the property of their dreams.

Retire to Spain and enjoy a longer life plus a 5% cash discount!

Retire to Spain and enjoy a longer life plus a 5% cash discount!

The Foreign Office estimates that some 800,000 Brits live in Spain for all or part of each year. The number of those residing permanently is uncertain but best estimates put the figure as being somewhere between 250,000 and 400,000 people.

Murcia - Paramount theme park and Corvera airport gather momentum

Murcia - Paramount theme park and Corvera airport gather momentum

Last week Alberto Garre, President of the Region of Murcia, said the arrival of the high speed AVE train and opening of Corvera International Airport “in 2015, if possible, would become reality”. Add a 16.28 million euro European Commission subsidy to kick-start investment at Paramount and Murcia is clearly entering a purple patch.

New Spanish government figures point to gentle housing market recovery

Figures released by the Housing Department within the Ministry of Public Works show that expats living in Spain spent 36% more on property in the first half of the year than they did in the same period last year.

Live well year round at The Abama Luxury Residences

Live well year round at The Abama Luxury Residences

Those seeking a holiday home that will keep the whole family entertained every month of the year should look no further than the Abama Luxury Residences in Tenerife.

‘Best Property in Spain’ is found on the Island of Ibiza

‘Best Property in Spain’ is found on the Island of Ibiza

According to The International Property Awards 2014-15, the ‘Best Property Single Unit’ Spain is Palacio Bardaji. This beautifully-restored 18th Century palace in Ibiza’s Old Town scooped the highest five-star award at last week’s London ceremony.

Gibraltar property wins best in Europe

Gibraltar property wins best in Europe

Gibraltar’s New Aloes has been handed ‘Best Property Single Unit – Europe’ in The International Property Awards in association with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.

Foreign buyers bag bargains as Spanish property market offers best value in Europe

Foreign buyers bag bargains as Spanish property market offers best value in Europe

A popular winter sun destination, Spain is packed with delights to engage and entertain those looking to while away the days in a warmer clime than the UK affords.

Engel & Völkers reports end of summer rush in the Balearics

Engel & Völkers reports end of summer rush in the Balearics

After a long hot summer Engel & Völkers, with 19 shops throughout The Balearic Islands, is reporting a strong sales outlook over summer 2013 and predicting a final rush of deals leading up to the close of this year.

Murcia company claims Best Real Estate Agency Spain for fourth time

Murcia company claims Best Real Estate Agency Spain for fourth time

Murcia-based estate agent, Mercers, has recently earned a five-star accolade for ‘Best Real Estate Agency Spain’ at The European Property Awards in association with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. This is the fourth time the Company has claimed that title in the past six years – no mean feat.

Spanish property on the up as penthouses command 30% price premiums

Spanish property on the up as penthouses command 30% price premiums

Spain’s property market is on the up, as a flood of foreign investors are snapping up bargain properties following years of tumbling prices.

First Energy ‘A’ Rated development in Mallorca

First Energy ‘A’ Rated development in Mallorca

With reduced energy consumption now more important than ever, the first Energy ‘A’ Rated project in Mallorca, and possibly the whole of Spain, has been launched – Torre Camp de Mar Residencial.

Building a better future - Spanish construction sector is fastest growing in Europe

Building a better future - Spanish construction sector is fastest growing in Europe

Spain has had enough of economic doom and gloom. The sun-kissed Iberian country has put its economic troubles behind it and is now leading Europe in the race to build a better and brighter future.