Apartment for sale near estepona port

Apartment for Sale Near Estepona Port

This ample, south facing apartment is situated in a fantastic location. Next to the port of Estepona, at walking distance of the town center and public transport at your doorstep.

Located in a well maintained complex with elevator, communal swimming pool and garage.

The apartment offers 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, fully fitted kitchen with separate laundry room, ample living-dining room with access to a terrace offering spectacular views towards the Mediterranean Sea.

This is the perfect holiday apartment to enjoy Read More [...]

Estepona townhouse for sale

Reformed Two Bed Ground Floor Townhouse for Sale Estepona

Estepona Townhouse Description

This reformed 2 bedroom ground floor apartment is located in the popular urbanization in El Paraiso, Estepona. This urbanization has a traditional Andalusian style. The community is well maintained and has a communal salt water pool, a beautiful mature garden. The property consists of a 40m2 garden with patio, 2 large bedrooms and bathroom, living room, dining room with fully equipped kitchen

Its convenient location offers most conveniences within walking distance: Read More [...]


4 Bedroom Villa for Sale in Calahonda

Calahonda Villa for Sale Description

Wonderful Villa for sale in Calahonda and a few meters from the beach!

Beautiful detached villa for sale in Calahonda.

The house, decorated in rustic style, is divided into 3 floors. It comes with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, living room and terraces in the garden and upper floor bedrooms.

At the entrance of the house, there is a spacious living room with dinning area equipped with fireplace. From the living room you have direct access to the garden and a cozy terrace with wooden Read More [...]

Penthouse Sabinillas

Modern Construction Penthouse in Sabinillas For Sale

Penthouse in Sabinillas Description

Fantastic penthouse on the forth floor in the heart of Sabinillas Manilva, very modern construction, large terrace. Very bright, nice and lots of possibilities. Fully fitted kitchen and air condition also installed. Walking distance to shops etc.

Close to transport, but no road noise.
Two bedrooms and two bathrooms, both bedrooms with fitted wardrobes. Building has a guarantee untill 2023 and the promoter gives a guarantee on the first 12 months on all minor issues.

Definite Read More [...]

how much should i offer under the asking price

Spanish Property – How Much Should I Offer Under the Asking Price?

How much should I offer under the asking price?

This is a question we often get asked and there is no simple answer.

Remember, as above, the agent that you are working with is working for you and will want to try and get a sale agreed which means trying to get the best price for you.

Some owners that are very keen to sell will place their property on the market at the lowest price they can accept hoping that they will get lots of viewings and a quick sale. The price may be completely non negotiable but it may well still be an excellent price. Something Read More [...]

Buying property in spain FAQ

Buying Property in Spain FAQ

Below are some questions that we get asked from people looking to buy a property in Spain. If you have any specific questions not covered below, please free to e mail me direct at steve@olgspain.com

What additional costs should I budget for?

If you allow an additional 12% of the purchase price, all you buying costs will be covered. These costs include the following: -

Purchase tax or transfer tax – this is the tax charged when an existing property is purchased (new builds are different). The tax applied varies depending on the region in Spain but on the Costa del Sol it is currently 8% of the purchase price up to €400,000, 9% on a purchase price between Read More [...]

la cala de mijas property area guide

La Cala de Mijas Property Area Guide

Overview of the town La Cala de Mijas

La Cala de Mijas is probably the most up and coming area on the Costa del Sol.

The little seaside town has seen great improvements in the infrastructure and several new, trendy bars and hotels have opened. It still retains a real Spanish charm and has a magnificent, clean beach that stretches for several kilometres.

The main square area has all the shopping and restaurant facilities you could want and its proximity to the large town of Fuengirola and the airport make it an ideal place to holiday or live permanently.

It falls Read More [...]

LaDuquesa property area guide

La Duquesa Property Area Guide

Overview of the Town La Duquesa

La Duquesa is situated on the Western end of the Costa del Sol and is best known for the family orientated Marina which has a good range of bars and restaurants geared towards holiday makers. It’s much quieter and less sophisticated than say, Puerto Banusand has a really good family, holiday feel about it all year round.

Either side of the Marina are beaches which tend to be a lot quieter than the Marbella area of the coast.
Across the main road is the Duquesa golf course which is surrounded by properties built mainly in the late 80’s early 90’s course and in recent Read More [...]

Los Flamngos property area guide

Los Flamingos Property Area Guide

Los Flamingos Overview

Los Flamingos is a five star golf and hotel resort in between Marbella and Estepona on the stretch of coast that is known as the New Golden Mile.

At its centre is the magnificent Hotel Villa Padierna  It’s a fabulous hotel built in an ornate Italian style and is generally considered to be one of the best hotels in Spain.

All the apartment complex’s within Los Flamingos are modern and high quality and the villas are some of the biggest and most luxurious on the coast.

The resort is not within walking distance to any amenities or the beach, so most people hire a car Read More [...]

Rio real property for sale

Rio Real Property Area Guide

Rio Real is an upmarket area, built around the Rio Real Golf course and has the major attraction of being less than 5km to the centre of Marbella.

There is a small hotel, golf clubhouse and, on the beach side of the road, a beach restaurant but apart from that, there are no amenities in Rio Real. It’s a quiet area with good quality properties but for restaurants and any sort of shopping or night life you need to take the 5 minute drive into Marbella.

A very distinguishing landmark in Rio Real is the 19 story tower block of apartments called Torre Real (Royal Tower). It’s the Read More [...]