Estepona Real Estate News & Articles
We specialise as Estate Agents in Estepona and we would like to share an insight into our beautiful town, including the reasons why we highly recommend buying your ideal property in Estepona. If you have already made that all important decision to purchase a property in Spain, you need to understand that every city and town is truly unique. So, why choose our town?
Many our clients purchase properties in Estepona and surrounding areas with the intention of renting them out on a weekly basis. We, Future Homes, only deal in sales and have never entered the holiday lettings market, however we feel the need to inform our clients and the general public about the new laws that are soon to be in place and the procedure that must be followed in order to register a property for the short-term rental market.
As we often explain to our clients, the towns within the Costa del Sol are not all the same, they each have their own market and different levels of demand. We ourselves specialise in Estepona, although we do sell property in other areas within the coast.
This week Spain sets to celebrate its biggest religious festival of the year. Holy Week, Semana Santa, is full of religious celebrations that most families like to celebrate, making the most of their time off work to spend it with family and friends. Watch as everyone takes to the streets to see and take part in elaborate processions and reenactments of the Passion.
What is a bargain property? The internet is inundated with estate agents declaring that they are selling the best “bargains on the Costa del Sol”, bank repossessions, etc – having worked in Estepona selling property for over 18 years I am going to explain my views on this, also on how I value a property, what criteria I look for and what in my opinion is really a “bargain”.
If you are exploring the idea of purchasing a home in Spain, you may have searched under properties for sale in Estepona port on our website or your preferred search engine. Here is an insight into the current market and an explanation into the demand for this area in particular.
Another record year!! In 2015, the Costa del Sol reached the landmark figure of 10 million visitors in one year. Altogether, tourists made 17 million overnight stays, which was an increase of 3.6 per cent. ” The Costa del Sol has positioned itself as the third coastal tourism area of Spain in terms of visitors and the fourth in volume of overnight stays, behind only Barcelona
Future Homes will soon be introducing our new “Special Selection”, featuring our exclusive listings in Estepona, Sotogrande and Marbella. With the fantastic new projects that have now started in Estepona, such as Les Rivages and Sunset Bay Village (both of which are next to our office!) we can honestly say that the luxury market has never been better, particularly in terms of value for money and the quality of the construction.
Message from the Director – Well here we are – already at the end of 2015! This year has shot by – it has been a great year for Estepona – demand for properties in our area has been higher than ever! Prices are still competitive and bargains are still coming on the market, however
A little snapshot from one of our desks this morning! We love our new brand and our cards are almost too nice to give away!
Of course many of you already know about La Casa del Rey – a traditional/modern wine and tapas bar in the centre of Estepona, just off Plaza de las Flores. You can share the typical ‘pinchos’ for 2 euros each or go for one of their delicious mains.
We are very excited to announce the launch of our new and brand identity! Our lovely new site will include videos, an integrated blog and plenty of interesting information that you can download! You will also notice changes to our office exterior.. Rest assured it is still us! We like to call it a “facelift” but without the surgery.. We welcome your feedback and much appreciate the support of our wonderful clients over the years.