Benahavís, country life on the edge of Marbella

The Costa del Sol is full of surprises and hidden gems. Benahavís is just one of its charms, hidden away from the main tourist trails enticing discerning residents and travellers onto its small streets packed with gastronomic delights. Located just

Buying a home means getting the Marbella lifestyle

Marbella is known for its luxurious homes, its glamorous yacht harbours and its celebrity visitors, but what brings people here is above all the quality of life this sunniest corner of Europe offers.

2013: A great year for Spanish tourism

The Costa del Sol is looking forward to welcoming more visitors to the area in 2013 with many airlines introducing new direct flights to Malaga-Costa del Sol Airport, already the fourth busiest airport in Spain, and ranking third in the list of European airports with the most flights to the UK.

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.

Top ten reasons to buy in Marbella

It's not difficult to see why people like buying properties in Marbella, but here are ten of the main reasons why it consistently ranks at the top.

Marbella – Land of Opportunity

At Altavista Property we're not just passionate about Marbella Property we're also passionate about Marbella. With the stories in the media rarely matching the reality of life in this wonderful town by the Mediterranean, we decided to make this short video to illustrate why we love Marbella. Hopefully after watching it, you will too!