The Marbella Property Blog

by DM Properties - Knight Frank

The impact of Brexit on Marbella

October 11, 2017

While it seems the negotiations between the EU and the UK are still to begin in earnest, many have already been discussing the potential impact of Brexit since the British public first voted in favour of leaving the European bloc by a small margin last summer.

Economy | News and Articles

Foreign buyers predicted to set new record

October 4, 2017

International property consultant firm JLL is forecasting what many in the Marbella area have been sensing for some time, namely that this could be the year in which home sales to foreign buyers breaks the record.

Economy

Guadalmina Alta, life surrounded by golfing greenery

September 25, 2017

El área residencial de Guadalmina, está situada al Oeste de Marbella, y próxima al centro de San Pedro de Alcántara. Al norte de la carretera principal que bordea la costa, se encuentra Guadalmina Alta, una atractiva zona residencial en la que destacan apartamentos, villas y adosadas rodeadas de un frondoso paisaje.

News and Articles

Exceptional beachside villa in the New Golden Mile

September 18, 2017

Every now and again a property comes on to the market that stands head and shoulders above the rest. This magnificent frontline beach villa in the New Golden Mile, west of Marbella, boasts the rare privilege of an unsurpassable location combined with privacy, space, sophistication and also easy access to the best that the Costa del Sol has to offer.

Unique Properties

Marbella rent price increases outpace sales prices

September 4, 2017

Analysts from Gesvalt, a Spanish advisory company, have found that while sales prices of property in Spain are showing healthy growth right now, rental prices have started outpacing them quite significantly.

Economy

Puerto del Almendro, Benahavis

August 25, 2017

Not as well-known as some of the larger residential areas, Puerto del Almendro is a peaceful spot tucked into the folds of gently rising foothills at the base of the Serranía de Ronda mountain range.

Area Guides

New Flights from Riga to Málaga

August 23, 2017

The introduction of new flight routes is good news for the Marbella real estate market and for its tourism industry. Now we can look forward to new arrivals from beautiful Latvia. At the beginning of July, Latvia-based Primera Air announced the commencement of flights from the country’s capital Riga to Málaga, in response to the Andalusian city being the most popular vacation destination for Latvians.

News and Articles

Marbella’s economic growth forecast upgraded

August 10, 2017

It wasn’t more than five years ago – in the midst of the international financial crisis – that Spain’s contracting economy signalled a painful recession. The turnaround came some four years, when the country tentatively returned to growth and job-creation started to flow again, soon accelerating into healthy growth figures of around 3% annual expansion in economic output – or GDP.

News and Articles

Luxury Estepona, the New Golden Mile

August 4, 2017

Marbella has a long-established reputation as one of the luxury destinations of the Mediterranean, but increasingly its neighbour Estepona is joining the ranks as a luxury residential address in its own right.

Area Guides

The country club lifestyle of Los Flamingos

July 27, 2017

Country club living is part of the modern Marbella way of life, and indeed an integral part of the unique appeal of its residential areas. Another very ‘Marbella’ property type is the frontline beach apartment or penthouse, but many of the properties that are located slightly further inland offer a country club environment as they follow the meandering contours of the region’s many excellent golf courses.

Area Guides