La Cañada has the Christmas tree up, there are scarlet Poinsettias for sale in all the supermarkets and we can already see the beginnings of the local decorations getting readied for the big switch-on – the Christmas season is nearly upon us!
To buy a luxury villa, or to build one? When taking a decision such as this, there are a multitude of elements to take into consideration, but for most people deciding to build their own home, the deciding factor is that the finished product will be bespoke and finished entirely to your taste and style.
Much like ‘how much does a car cost?’, the answer to ‘how much will it cost to build a luxury villa?’ has the same answer – it depends on the specifications you stipulate. When a simple door can cost anything from €1,000 to several thousand euros, a self-build depends on how much you are prepared to spend and the quality of finish you wish to achieve.
We’re biased, of course, but we would have to say that Marbella is one of the best places in the world for families to live. Not only is the climate of 300-plus days a year perfect for healthy, outdoor living, but it also benefits from a modern infrastructure, great healthcare system, as well as the fact that the Spanish way of life is truly welcoming towards families with children. Still need convincing? Follow the article below to find out why Marbella is best for families:
Owning a luxury villa in Marbella has long been a global status symbol, whether as a primary residence or maintained as a holiday home. Local and international owners invest in property here safe in the knowledge that it will always be a sought-after location, thanks to the wonderful year-round temperate climate, modern infrastructure and laid-back Mediterranean lifestyle.
Halloween has now become a staple festival in the Spanish calendar, arriving from America and establishing popularity thanks to the opportunity it offers to dress up in fun costumes and eat lots of sweets – what’s not to love?!
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