Dining in the Costa del Sol

There are numerous places to eat and drink here in the Costa del Sol. But not all of them have a spectacular view. Here´s our list of restaurants and bars boasting the best views of the Costa.

Demanding Market Pushes On For New Developments In The Marbella Area

Property valuation firm warn about shortage of new product as the real estate market in Marbella continues to recover. Although in Spain as a whole, there is a remaining important quantity of unsold properties, it also exists an important force driving the market in certain areas of special interest and for certain markets which are certainly distinct from the rest of Spain.

Spain To Give Tax Reductions On Energy Efficient Homes From 2016

Spain makes an effort to address climate change, and will now provide energy efficient house discounts of up to 20% of annual property tax (IBI).

Spain’s Economy Grew in the Third Quarter

Spain’s economy grew in the third quarter at the fastest annual rate since the 2008 financial crisis, official data showed last week.

Close to 7 year high Pound versus Euro

Marbella property now more affordable, as pound strengthens versus euro.

Marbella Film Festival

Perfect Marbella’s guide to the Marbella International Film Festival 2015

If you’re looking for property in Marbella, you’ll already be aware that this town is one of the most popular places on earth to live. So it will come as no surprise to learn that Marbella is all set to roll out the red carpet for more than 100 international filmmakers, producers, and actors at the 2015 Marbella Film Festival.  The festival is essentially a marketplace for independent artists and…

Gibraltar Music Festival

International music stars headline Gibraltar Music Festival 2015

If you’re planning on being in Marbella at the beginning of September and you’re a fan of live music, then you’re in luck.  The British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar is currently gearing up to host the annual Gibraltar Music Festival. So why would anyone living Marbella or who is looking for luxury property for sale in Marbella be interested in what is happening in Gibraltar?… the answer is that…

luxury marbella property - source Xpand Marbella

International buyers snapping up Marbella land for sale whilst prices are low and exchange rates are high

Marbella has retained its crown as the one of the most popular places to visit on earth. Remarkably throughout the one of the worst recessions to hit Spain in modern history, the area’s property market remained buoyant amongst buyers looking to snap up the scarce supply of prime Marbella property at extremely reasonable prices. 

Now that the Spanish economy is seeing the green shoots of…


Property on Costa del Sol Continues its Upward Climb

Property news these past few months have been nothing short of positive. Property on Costa del Sol continues to see a significant rise in sales, and the mass influx of tourists, along with those that own a holiday home in Marbella has officially begun.

The glamorous playgrounds of Marbella and Puerto Banus continue to reel in tourists, thanks in part to the towns’ high profiles and constant…


Feria de San Bernabé 2015

As property for sale in Marbella continues its upward climb, daily life in Spain goes on. The summer season officially starts in just a few short weeks; however, the heat is already one. Spanish culture is one of Spain's biggest selling points when it comes to property for sale on the Costa del Sol. Many ferias take place throughout the year, and it's the summer ones that are by far the most fun.