The Marbella Property Blog

by DM Properties - Knight Frank

Foreign capital injection in Spanish property sector

January 19, 2018

Not so many years ago, at the height of the global financial crisis, in the hard-hit Spanish property and construction sector the talk was of bank repossessions and ‘toxic assets’. Then came the gradual recovery, starting with the snapping up of the most desirable real estate, and before long what was once a toxic asset became a tradable resource again.

Economy

La Zagaleta – privileged living personified

January 12, 2018

In Marbella, an area known for the exceptional choice of luxury villas that stand out from the crowd really takes some doing. So for La Zagaleta to have become the non-plus ultra of exclusive urbanisations in Europe speaks volumes.

Area Guides

Where is the demand for Spanish property focused?

December 27, 2017

According to research published recently by an important Spanish property portal, the main focus of property searches in Spain is on the coastal regions, the islands and Madrid. The northern, Atlantic coast does quite well, but the most interest is concentrated on large cities such as Madrid, Barcelona and to a lesser extent Valencia, with the surrounding coastal areas of the Costa Brava and the Costa Blanca also key regions that people search for. Add the Balearic and Canary Islands, the Costa de la Luz and parts of the Murcia coastline, and the picture is clear. Well, not quite, as the Costa del Sol remains one of the most sought-after areas of all.

News and Articles

Fabulous frontline golf villa in Las Brisas

December 20, 2017

This beautiful five-bedroom villa looks out over the lush fairways of the renowned Real Club de Golf Las Brisas championship course. Set in the heart of Nueva Andalucía’s Golf Valley, the property finds itself surrounded by three of the best golf clubs on the Costa del Sol, while also endowed with inspired mountain views. The beaches and amenities of Puerto Banús are just three kilometres away, with a great choice of restaurants, shops, schools and sports clubs in between. The nearest commercial centre is less than a kilometre away, yet the villa enjoys the peace and privacy of a tranquil cul de sac.

Unique Properties

Marbella property prices expected to continue growth in 2018

December 15, 2017

Property prices have been rising steadily for some time in and around Marbella, and the general consensus is that this trend will continue into 2018. The strong demand from affluent second-home buyers for the lifestyle of this region and the luxury property for sale in Marbella is further enhanced by bumper tourist visits to the luxury resort destination, thus fuelling prices further.

Economy | News and Articles

Luxury home made for entertaining in style

November 21, 2017

This superb contemporary villa in Cascada de Camoján – the most exclusive part of luxurious Sierra Blanca – combines modern refinement and style with a layout, setting and amenities that make it an ideal home for luxury 21st century living and entertaining.

Unique Properties

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