Real Estate News and articles

The costs of selling a property on the Costa del Sol, part 2

Whether you’re resident in Spain or not, if you sell property on the Costa del Sol and make a profit, you’re liable for capital gains tax (CGT). But only residents can deduct costs to mitigate their bill.

Adam Neale | August 8, 2017

The long-term consequences of short-term holiday rentals

After passing new laws to regulate the rental of tourism accommodation just over a year ago, Malaga is now beginning to feel the effects of increasing numbers of properties being let to tourists

Adam Neale | July 18, 2017

The costs of selling a property on the Costa del Sol, part 1

If you own a property on the Costa del Sol and are in the market to sell, or are thinking about it, it’s a good idea to make yourself aware of all the costs you’ll have to cover before and after you find a buyer.

Adam Neale | July 13, 2017


Once a quarter, Terra Meridiana compiles a report on the Spanish residential market, focusing especially on the Costa del Sol. We draw on data from official sources to provide buyers and sellers with clear information about the marketplace, as well as our opinion about what the changes may mean.

Adam Neale | June 27, 2017

The house of your wildest dreams

Kuma Construction is anything but your typical Costa del Sol building firm. It designs alternative and ephemeral architecture, inspired by nature, to create unique spaces that let the imagination run wild.

Adam Neale | June 26, 2017

Meliá to take over management of Estepona’s Atalaya Park hotel

The leading Spanish hospitality chain has announced that, as from next year, it will be running the updated, four-star, 468-room beachfront hotel in Estepona, reinforcing its presence on the Costa del Sol.

Adam Neale | May 31, 2017