The Marbella Property Blog

by DM Properties - Knight Frank

Benahavís Rastro, country fair on the edge of Marbella

August 23, 2012

Those of you who have been to Benahavís will know the lovely country road that leaves the coast and meanders through eucalyptus groves and amid open vistas of hills and mountain ranges en route to the verdant gorge leading into the ‘hidden’ valley of Benahavís.

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Living within our means, a message from Argentina

August 22, 2012

What we’re going through at the moment is a bit of a culture shock. For so long we in the West leant money to developing countries and watched them struggle with debt that hung like a yoke around their necks, until we finally made a collective decision to write off their debts and allow them to start with a clean sheet.

Economy

Tarifa, surfer chic in Southern Spain

August 9, 2012

Spain’s warm southern coast may be known for its resorts, beaches, golf clubs and marinas, but amid what is the largest concentration of summer tourism in Europe there is also space for highly unique beauty spots with an ambience and character all of their own.

Area Guides

Julius Shulman’s photography in Marbella

July 27, 2012

It is a distinct pleasure to be invited to join noted Marbella architect Juan Salvador Shvartzberg on a regular basis at his Convocatorias de Arquitectura. No stuffy posturing or lecturing goes on here, but rather it is an informal gathering of people with a love, nay a passion, for the artistry of design in its many guises and applications.

News and Articles

Festival Arte Sano IV at Paseo Marítimo, San Pedro

July 24, 2012

This year, natural living magazine La Chispa is organising the fourth edition of the highly popular Festival Arte Sano, which also coincides with the celebration of the magazine’s tenth anniversary. The festival, created in the spirit of the magazine, is a great coming together of health, wellbeing, arts, crafts, ecology and, above all fun, bringing the ‘alternative Andalucía’ to the coast.

News and Articles

Linda Vista, Marbella, life on the beach

July 19, 2012

Linda Vista is a quiet and well-established residential area on the outskirts of the town of San Pedro Alcántara, just west of Marbella. Set between the coastal N340 road and the sea a few kilometres west of Puerto Banús, the advantage of being one of the older urbanisations in the Marbella area is the fact that Linda Vista offers a rare combination of townhouses and small to medium sized villas right up to the beach.

Area Guides

Las Torres, a private corner of the Golden Mile, Marbella

July 17, 2012

Ensconced within a private enclave on the Golden Mile, in between the famous Puente Romano and Marbella Club hotels, Las Torres – officially the Comunidad Las Torres del Marbella Club – is an undiscovered gem known only to those who enjoy its pleasures.

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