Mirador de los Flamingos: price, location and quality

Situated between Marbella and authentic Estepona you will find one of the most elegant and sought after locations in the area, Mirador de los Flamingos. This luxurious development is very conveniently located, offering peace and quiet with all amenities nearby. Set in a privileged position on the highest point of the valley, you can admire spectacular views of the sea, golf and natural lakes from every one of these apartments.

New Altavista video about buying property in Marbella

You hear so much negative information about Spain that we thought we should set the record straight. We’re the last to say everything is hunky dory, but the message brought across in the press is often simplified and one-sided. As people who have lived and worked in the Marbella area for many years we know the local economy and especially the property market very well.

Jetting into Spain for 2013

At the International Tourism Fair (FITUR) held in Madrid earlier this year, Ian Doubtfire, Managing Director of Jet2, announced the low-cost airline’s plans to hugely increase the numbers of seats available between UK and Spain during 2013 and 2014. As early as this summer, 25 per cent more seats will be available on flights between …

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Marbella West, a world of options

Falling partly within the boundaries of the town council of Benahavis, a charming mountain village just a few kilometres from the beaches of the Costa del Sol, Marbella West encapsulates the area around the lively little Spanish town of San Pedro Alcántara. Established residential zones here include the seaside estates of Guadalmina Baja, the luxurious …

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Luxury living on a Marbella golf course

One of the most pleasant features of life on the Costa del Sol is the possibility of owning a property set within beautifully kept subtropical gardens, complete with swimming pools, sea views and a frontline golf position overlooking the gorgeous park-like landscape of one of the region’s best golf courses. One of the finest in …

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Walks around the Costa del Sol

The cooler temperatures but mostly sunny blue skies found on the Costa del Sol during the winter months can combine to create the ideal climate for exploring some different areas, away from the beaches, palm trees and tourist hot spots. Pack a bottle of water and some snacks, pull on your comfy walking shoes and take a hike on a recognised walking trail to see a whole different side to this area of Spain.

Vladimir Putin to buy luxury property in Marbella?

Top of the hill. Inside one of the most exclusive private estates in Europe, La Zagaleta, is just the sort of place you’d find a home for a Russian president. So, it is no surprise to learn that the president of Russia has apparently acquired the purchase of this £15 million palace project in the …

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