This summer has been all about following your dreams, as we met so many new customers who had decided they needed change: a change of location and a change of lifestyle. For the majority, that meant less buzz, more space and a sense of community, which the Lecrin Valley has in abundance.
Many properties have already changed hands over the last couple of months, but while you may have missed out on some opportunities, there are still some fantastic homes to be discovered. We recently took on five new houses for sale. Two were snapped up within the first week, but we have three lovely homes left to present, so here’s a short introduction on each…
Continue reading “The times they are a-changin’…”
I hope that you are all well and that it will not be too long before we see each other again in person in the sunny Lecrin Valley. In the meantime, I thought I should give you an update on the fast-moving conditions here as we move towards a new normality…
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Easter will have turned out differently for most of us this year: no family gatherings, empty streets, empty beaches, worries about your own health and that of your loved ones, and perhaps financial and economic concerns.
You may be wondering what this will mean for the plans you’ve made in relation to future holidays and, for some of you, for your future emigration to Spain and what this all means for the property market.
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If you’re looking for an absolute gem in one of the Lecrin Valley’s most beautiful villages, then look no further! We can honestly say this house in Albuñuelas has some of the best views in the area, and the combination of great existing accommodation and scope to make your mark at a realistic price, means it’s a great opportunity not to be missed.
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We can’t believe it’s almost the end of another year and it’s been a pretty big year for us, with an office move and our busiest year so far in terms of Lecrin Valley property sales. Here’s our recap of another year helping to fulfil dreams.
Continue reading “It’s a wrap! We look back on a successful 2019”
Is it the right time to buy in Spain? This is the million-dollar (Euro!) question. We get asked it almost daily by prospective clients, and it’s always a tricky one to answer, because it generally depends on so many factors – both personal and economic. Is there ever a perfect time to buy? Continue reading “Is it the right time to buy in Spain?”
It´s been a busy spring, particularly the last few weeks since Easter, when, despite the deluges of the rain that swept through Spain (and not just on the plain!), many people came out to view houses and it hasn´t stopped since! Thankfully, the rain has stopped though, and it has left the valley beautifully green and full of flowers. Continue reading “Busy times – the perfect time to buy your slice of Lecrin Valley heaven”
Great news for sellers and also for the Spanish property market: According to Kyero’s latest report, asking prices listed on its website for homes in Spain are broadly in line with official figures, which confirms that the Spanish property market is continuing to recover. Continue reading “Spanish property prices continue to recover”
In Andalucía, the transfer tax for properties increased from 7% to 8%, rising to 9% for the transfer of property with a value between 400,000 € and 700,000 € and 10% for the transfer of property with a value above € 700,000 Continue reading “Transfer Tax Increase on Spanish properties”