The Marbella Property Blog

by DM Properties - Knight Frank

The unique appeal of Puerto Banús

June 25, 2018

Ever since it first opened in May 1970, the glamorous marina complex of Puerto Banús – named after its founder, José Banús – has had a special place in people’s minds and imaginations. This began with the opening ceremony itself, an elegant affair where 1,700 guests including the likes of the Aga Khan, Roman Polanski, royalty, aristocracy, film stars and Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco were entertained by Julio Iglesias and served a gastronomic feast on the shores of the Mediterranean.

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Marbella is a paradise for second home owners!

June 14, 2018

Marbella has long attracted a diverse variety of nationalities to its sandy shores, benefitting as it does from the micro-climate created by the Sierra Blanca mountain range, which frames the seaside town and bestows it with mild temperatures in the winter and wonderfully warm, long summers.

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New direct flights from Málaga to Qatar

June 7, 2018

There is developing news for business and leisure travel between southern Spain and the Middle East as Qatar Airways starts their new service of non-stop flights between Málaga and Doha starting on the 4th of June 2018. The airline first disclosed details of plans to begin uninterrupted flights between the two cities in the latest edition of the International Tourism Fair of Madrid (Fitur).

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Marbella’s maritime beauty spots

May 29, 2018

Residents of Marbella are spoilt with an abundance of both natural and man-made riches. The majestic mountain of La Concha draped in the distance acts as a stunning backdrop to the town, and the sparkling sea with waves gently lapping the golden sand reinforces the reputation of the town as a luxury seaside resort.

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Renovate Marbella homes – the best of both worlds

May 21, 2018

While many of today’s buyers in Marbella like the styling and amenities of modern, new-built properties, it is the older homes that often enjoy the very best locations. After all, these sites were chosen when land was still freely available, so you’ll find many an older villa in the most appealing beachside, frontline golf and hillside settings, not to mention the most prestigious addresses close to Marbella town and Puerto Banús.

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Frontline golf properties in Estepona – spoilt for choice

May 9, 2018

The past decade enjoyed a prodigious rise in the popularity of golf, with both young and old enjoying an exciting sport appreciated by both spectators and players alike. With its wonderful year-round temperate climate, superb infrastructure and uniquely beautiful views, the Costa del Sol has come to be known as the ‘Costa del Golf’, a fond nickname that reflects the following of the game here. With over seventy courses along the coast, players are truly spoilt for choice, and Estepona alone offers an enviable selection of courses to rival anywhere in the world.

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Gated community or individual villa, how to decide?

April 27, 2018

When it comes to choosing your dream villa in Marbella, the decision may seem overwhelming. If you have already decided that an elegant traditional style villa is not for you, the next decision must be: will it be a contemporary new-build villa in a gated community, or single villa on its own plot?

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El Madroñal – genteel country living on the edge of Marbella

April 11, 2018

Situated in the foothills of the serranía de Ronda mountain range, El Madroñal is a genteel country estate overlooking Marbella and its Mediterranean coastline. Though it is just five minutes’ drive to the lively little town of San Pedro Alcántara and little more than ten to Marbella and Puerto Banús, the residents of El Madroñal enjoy the peace.

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Marbella Real Estate Market Report 2018

April 4, 2018

Every year we take time out to take stock of the market; looking back, at the present and forward—the goal being not so much to describe the current situation but to see if there are any important trends or signals that can help us plan for the near future. Having sailed the ship through stormy weather we now find ourselves in calmer waters on a local, national as well as global level

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