Were you on the Costa del Sol in the 70s? Have you ever wondered how it has changed over the years? What was it like four or five decades ago? While we were researching the area in more depth, we stumbled across this video from 1976. It’s quite surprising to see how so much and so … Continue reading Costa del Sol in the 70s
Category Archives: Spanish Economy
Airport Málaga the busiest August in 100 years
Last year, Málaga airport broke the record of the number of passengers travelling to Costa del Sol. In general, 2018 was so far the best year in the rise of Spanish tourism for the southern coast of Spain. Last year Spain reached a historical figure of 263.7 million passengers, a growth of almost 6%. For … Continue reading Airport Málaga the busiest August in 100 years
Málaga the ‘Spanish Silicon Valley’
Málaga the ‘Spanish Silicon Valley’ The Technology Park of Andalusia (PTA) was set up in 1995 and is one of the most important technology centres in southern Europe. Predominant sectors present at PTA are Information Technology (Electronics, Information, Computing and Telecommunications) together with Engineering, Consultancy and Advisory services. In total, there are just over … Continue reading Málaga the ‘Spanish Silicon Valley’
Spain – second best country in the world to visit
¨All things considered, Spain is probably the greatest holiday destination on the planet¨, says The Telegraph. At the end of last year, the Madrid-based UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) updated the global tourism data. Last year 82.6 million travellers visited Spain. The stats have never been this high. It’s 8.9% more tourist than in 2016 and 0.9% … Continue reading Spain – second best country in the world to visit
What we expect from Spanish real estate market in 2019
The real estate market in Spain is experiencing a good period Spain does not only have a fantastic atmosphere, delicious food, beautiful views and the sun. It is also a very attractive country for investment. The real estate market in Spain is experiencing a good period. 2018 has been the best year for the housing … Continue reading What we expect from Spanish real estate market in 2019
Dania Garcia – 3star Michelin winner
One chef – three stars – a multitude of concepts Dani García – inspires, delights and sets new directions Nestled in a subtropical garden, in the heart of the Marbella city and Puente Romano Hotel, Dani Garcia Restaurant is truly unique and exotic. But what so extraordinary about it? The setting of it … Continue reading Dania Garcia – 3star Michelin winner
El Lodge – Marbella Club amongst the best luxury hotels of the world
ARTICLE #45 – 1 JULY, 2018 “EL LODGE – MARBELLA CLUB AMONGST THE BEST LUXURY HOTELS OF THE WORLD” As we mentioned before, in the article: “How to choose the right property developer?”, Marbella Club Group is also the owner of a very iconic hotel that has a unique history which we would like to … Continue reading El Lodge – Marbella Club amongst the best luxury hotels of the world
Success lessons from the richest man in Spain
ARTICLE #43 – 17 JUNE, 2018 5 SUCCESS LESSONS FROM “THE RICHEST MAN YOU HAVE NEVER HEARD OF” With whom Warren Buffet and Bill Gates are competing against for the world’s richest person title might be a surprise to some of you. As they call him, “he is the richest man you have never … Continue reading Success lessons from the richest man in Spain
Is this the right time to buy a property in Spain?
ARTICLE #40 – 27 MAY, 2018 IS THIS THE RIGHT TIME TO BUY A PROPERTY IN SPAIN? According to Allan Rufus, “Life is like a game of chess. To win you have to make a move. Knowing which move to make comes with insight and knowledge, and by learning the lessons that are accumulated along … Continue reading Is this the right time to buy a property in Spain?
Marbella Club Hills – Buying A Second Home Abroad
ARTICLE #26 – 28 JANUARY, 2018 Marbella Club Hills – Buying A Second Home Abroad There is an increasing number of Europeans, especially from the Northern and Central parts that hunt for properties in the south of Spain. What makes Costa del Sol a good location for a second home? We found a few factors. … Continue reading Marbella Club Hills – Buying A Second Home Abroad
4 Reasons to Invest in an Off-plan Property in Marbella
ARTICLE #23 – 17 DECEMBER, 2017 4 Reasons to Invest in an Off-Plan Property in Marbella Buying a property off-plan can often be perceived as a high-risk investment opportunity. Investing your hard-earned money in a home that does not yet exist can seem risky to those who believe you should always see what you are … Continue reading 4 Reasons to Invest in an Off-plan Property in Marbella
Kuwait and Spain, an Investment History Lesson
ARTICLE #21 – 3rd DECEMBER, 2017 Kuwait and Spain, an Investment History Lesson According to Forbes, there are currently 84 sovereign wealth funds in the world with 20 more in the making, and close to $6 trillion of wealth between them. “This is twice the size of the hedge fund industry. We are talking about … Continue reading Kuwait and Spain, an Investment History Lesson
3 Things you Need to Know Before Investing in a Property in Marbella
ARTICLE #20 – 26 NOVEMBER, 2017 3 Things You Need to Know Before Investing in a Property in Marbella. Coast of Spain is alive and well It is a fact – before you decide to invest in a property in Marbella, you need to know that the real estate itch on the coast of Spain … Continue reading 3 Things you Need to Know Before Investing in a Property in Marbella
First-time Buyers Purchasing Homes in Spain
ARTICLE #19 – 19 NOVEMBER, 2017 FIRST-TIME HOME BUYERS PURCHASING HOMES IN SPAIN First-time homebuyers are increasingly looking abroad to find the best value for their hard-earned savings. According to a foreign exchange specialist Moneycorp, more and more 19-28-year-olds decide to get on the property ladder through purchasing a home abroad. ‘‘Savvy younger buyers are … Continue reading First-time Buyers Purchasing Homes in Spain
Why is the Middle East Investing Heavily in Spain?
ARTICLE #17 – 5 NOVEMBER, 2017 WHY IS THE MIDDLE EAST INVESTING HEAVILY IN SPAIN? For some years now Europe has been seeing significant interest amongst investors from the Middle East, wanting to invest in the Spanish market. There are myriad of reasons why Spain is receiving a lot of recognition amongst them. Not only … Continue reading Why is the Middle East Investing Heavily in Spain?
Golden Visa Scheme – 9 reasons why you need it!
ARTICLE #15 – 29 SEPTEMBER, 2017 “9 TIPS ON WHY THE GOLDEN VISA SCHEME IS A WAY FORWARD TO SECURE RESIDENCY OR CITIZENSHIP IN SPAIN” The Golden Visa scheme, which was introduced in Spain in 2013, is a perfect way to secure residency in Spain. Through economic investments, investors and wealthy individuals are able to … Continue reading Golden Visa Scheme – 9 reasons why you need it!
Flamenco and Art on the Costa del Sol
ARTICLE #7 – 28 JULY, 2017 “FLAMENCO AND ART ON THE COSTA DEL SOL” The times have long gone when Costa del Sol’s main attributes were sun-drenched beaches and continuously warm weather. There is so much more to the coast than the obviously very attractive climate. It is usually the history, the tumultuous experiences … Continue reading Flamenco and Art on the Costa del Sol