Real Estate News and articles

Are Spanish property valuations worth the paper they are written on?

It is often said something is worth only what someone is willing to pay for it. This is true but in order for a bank to lend money against a property they first need to establish its objective value.

Adam Neale | May 31, 2018

Wealth Tax in Spain – Should I stay or should I go?

Death and Taxes are two inevitable constants, but given the profusion of different taxes, Wealth Tax is one that sometimes takes people by surprise. What exactly is the status of what in Spain is called ‘Patrimonio’?

Adam Neale | May 30, 2018

Authentic Estepona attracts exclusive crowd

Have you visited Estepona recently? If not, you may be in for an agreeable surprise. Emerging from the shadows of ever-popular Marbella, a remarkable transformation has taken place under the leadership of Mayor José García Urbano.

Adam Neale | April 24, 2018

Villa Mozart, a Terra Meridiana exclusive awarded license of first occupation!

Terra Meridiana are delighted to be trusted with the sole responsibility for marketing this superb villa in Sierra Blanca Villa Mozart. One of the most prestigious areas in Marbella, Sierra Blanca is known for its exclusivity, yet is also just a few minutes from the town centre with its beautiful, historic Old Town.

Adam Neale | April 23, 2018

A market in need of regulation – Spanish Real Estate

Real estate, and in particular residential tourism – the segment that focuses on second homes – is perhaps the most important economic activity of all on the Costa del Sol and for that reason employs a good deal of its working population.

Adam Neale | April 13, 2018

The future continues to look bright for Spanish real estate

Foreign demand continues to grow unabated, with an increase in sales to overseas buyers for the 25th quarter in a row. External purchasers accounted for 13,6% of property sales nationally, closing the year to match the all-time highs reached before the downturn.

Adam Neale | March 20, 2018