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All the latest news and information regarding the Marbella property market as well as the latest bulletins from Marbella Hills Homes

Classic and modern styles in El Paraíso

Publication: 24 May. 2021

Once you’ve decided to purchase a property in Marbella or its surrounding areas, a question will arise in your mind as you become more familiar with the homes here. Namely, whether to opt for a modern off-plan home, a newly renovated one or what is locally known as a resale property – an existing house.

New development properties for sale in Marbella

Publication: 19 May. 2021

Modern style properties featuring the sleek white-plastered architectural styling, open-plan interiors, spacious outdoor living areas with infinity edge swimming pools, hot tubs and fire pits have become the most sought-after kind of property for sale in Marbella and surroundings ever since they first came to prominence almost ten years ago – and the love affair with modern property in Marbella continues to this day!

Buyers of property in Marbella to save money on tax in 2021

Publication: 10 May. 2021

Thanks to a new tax revision currently under process, Andalucía’s regional government – the Junta de Andalucía – has reduced property taxes for the duration of 2021. This means that people buying a property in Andalucía until December 31st 2021 will save between a few thousand and up to hundreds of thousands of euros on purchasing fees and costs.

Altos de Puente Romano

Publication: 5 May. 2021

You’ve heard of Marbella’s Golden Mile, maybe even driven along this palm-fringed avenue flanked by parks, luxurious resorts and exclusive villa suburbs. If so, you’ll be familiar with the elegant boutiques and eateries of this area between Marbella town and the Puerto Banús marina, with at its epicentre the iconic five-star deluxe hotels of Puente Romano and the Marbella Club. If you’ve treated yourself, you may well have dined, shopped or even stayed here, luxuriating in the refined atmosphere as you soak up the sun at the seaside beach club or El Chiringuito bar.

Number of foreign residents in Spain continues to grow

Publication: 30 Apr. 2021

With obstacles such as Brexit and above all the Covid-pandemic, which has severely limited international mobility, one might well have assumed that the number of foreign residents in Spain would not have experienced much movement. It turns out that the opposite is true, as it rose by 2% in 2020, a figure that is in line with ‘normal’ years.

New French international school opens in Marbella

Publication: 23 Apr. 2021

Amid the many international schools that are English-language or bilingual, for many years the German and French speaking parts of the world were represented by the Deutsche Schule in La Mairena and the Lycée Française in Málaga respectively. Now, in response to the growing number of French speakers who are making the Costa del Sol their home, a new French international school is opening in Marbella this year.