Spain introduced the Golden Visa scheme in 2013. Although everyone calls it ‘Golden Visa’, the correct name for the law is the Investor’s Residency law and it was primarily introduced to boost the country’s real estate market following the recession. The citizens of China, Russia, India and the Arab nations have always been the main focus of the scheme for obvious reasons: they are important buyers of overseas properties, particularly in Europe and the USA.
The Spanish property buying process is a simple enough procedure and you should generally expect to take the following steps:
Marbella has never been just a millionaires playground. People of all nationalities undertaking different professions have moved to the area for many decades now to work and experience its wonderful lifestyle.
There are areas of Marbella that offer only impressive luxury property and there are others where more modest real estate can be found, so property hunters of all shapes and sizes can find the perfect piece of real estate here to suit their budget.
The demographics relating to foreign buyers of Spanish property in the Marbella region of the Costa del Sol have undergone some interesting changes in recent years. At a time when the market has recovered and returned to a flourishing position, it is fascinating to monitor the shift in statistics relating to the people who are now buying in the area.
If you are searching for the perfect golf property to buy in or around Marbella on Spain’s southern coast, you will find many locals pointing you in the direction of Guadalmina. This attractive residential area is situated just a ten minute drive down the coast from Puerto Banús and Marbella town, on the border of San Pedro Alcántara and just below the municipal bounderies of Benahavís.
At Marbella Hills Homes we pride ourselves on offering some of the best Marbella properties for sale that provide a frontline beach lifestyle. Having a beach that is only a few steps from your home, plus the soothing sound of the waves and the cooling breezes, not forgetting the wonderful selection of beachside bars, chiringuitos and restaurants available along the coast, are just some of the reasons to buy a property right beside the sea.