One of the main attractions offered by the Costa del Sol, apart from a luxury experience is that you can find the most fabulous properties, prestigious Michelin stars restaurants, beautiful beaches and the most attractive golf clubs in Europe. We have the best professionals, who are ready to help you about how to buy a house in Marbella, so we invite you to contact us as soon as you can.
Its warm climate, especially its 320 days of sun and its extensive coastline covering 160 km is perfect for those tourists who love the beach. Colony Beach famous for its golden sand located in Manilva, the isolated and quiet beach of Torremuelle located in Benalmádena and many beaches with blue waters are a strong tourist spot that attracts people throughout the year.
However, Marbella is the main destination on the Costa del Sol. One of the most luxurious places in Europe with almost 100 golf clubs, beautiful and golden beaches next to the most exclusive marinas; it makes it the favorite destination for European investors seeking a warm climate, excellent atmosphere, beauty in landscapes and a striking and luxurious lifestyle.
The richness of its streets and its gastronomy
Being the tourist center of so famous coast, here you can find a vast cultural and architectural scene, describing the rich and ancient history of this place, along with the most innovative and exclusive residential areas. Marbella gives you culture in each of its streets, such as the historic extension where you can find sculptures of the famous artist Salvador Cali throughout the avenue or the Contemporary Spanish Engraving Museum located in the old town where you can find pieces and exhibitions of artists like Picasso, Miró, Dalí, Chillida, Tapies, Pablo Serrano, among others.
Its traditionally Spanish local cuisine, invites you to taste the most exquisite seafood dishes like paella; the best and most famous restaurants in the world are located here; being the place of Michelin Star restaurants like “Skina”, famous for its wine tasting and salmon, the “Messina” restaurant noted for its menu based on fish and shellfish or the big and well-known “El Rodeito” located in Puerto Banús, famous for its traditional Spanish dishes cooked in a wood oven.
Marbella inhale and exhale luxury; one of the most exclusive and entertainment center not only of the city but of the Costa del Sol area is Puerto Banús. The famous marina located in the urbanization of Nueva Andalucía; has won several awards such as the Gold Medal for Tourist Merit and the Gold Mercury International for its cooperation in economic, cultural and social development. It is the center of many luxury yachts; in its streets you will find the most exclusive fashion stores as Gucci, Dior, Versace, Dolce & Gabbana and Bvlgari as well as elite nightclubs.
We cannot speak of exclusivity without naming one of the most important areas of this place: Golden Mile. It is located between the city center and Puerto Banús and is divided into two parts by the main road. This is one of the sought areas in Marbella, specifically the area that overlooks the coast; here you will find the famous five star hotel called Hotel Marbella Club and the Puente Romano Hotel; besides famous restaurants like Roberto, Villa Tiberio, Trocadero, Mc Café and Victor’s Beach restaurant. It is the main protagonist of the most impressive villas, which in its sale can cost as much as 50 million Euros. The Golden Mile residential areas are: Casablanca, St. Petronilla, Las Torres, Roman Bridge, Los Verdiales, Oasis and Green River. Noteworthy that in this area is the Palace of King Fahd being this an important reference of the tourist level.
Another area of significant renown located in the west of the city and inspired by the traditional architecture of the zone is New Andalucía; an elite residential area that runs through the mountain and offers a magnificent view of the coast. Totally exclusive with luxurious villas and apartments, perfect for sports lovers; since you can find a lot of tennis courts, paddle and the four most renowned golf clubs as Las Brisas, Los Naranjos, Aloha Golf and Lady of the Night Golf Club.
Everything you have to know before investing in Marbella
There are some variations that you should know before investing on a property in Marbella; first of all is to know the selection of property you want, and for that we have the biggest list of properties for sale, so you can choose the one that is better for you. There is also important for tou tu consider, what is your base budget, bearing in mind that the Costa del Sol, especially Marbella has a vast selection as to the real estate market is concerned; taking properties from € 90,000 to € 50 million; Besides knowing what are the benefits and services that you want to have around. Soon after this, you will begin to see the different options on properties that your real estate agent will present.
Upon bidding for a property that meets your needs; it will start the legal procedure for evaluating and approving the papers of that property and the payment of the stipulated amount of the total price agreed in the reservation contract and then when everything is in order, go to sign the purchase contract. The best way to handle this and all the procedures needed for a successful closure of any deal is a just little part of the wide array of services that we can offer.
When the deeds to the property are in your name, you usually pay a tax that varies if it is a new property (12%) or a resold property (from 8% to 10%) of the total cost.
It is important to note that if you want to invest in one of the most Cosmopolitan cities of the world, you should know that it is essential for you to have a great counseling and a first class service that can help you find the best property for you; so make the wise choice to contact Panda Estates, a serious and committed real estate agency in Costa del Sol that offer some of the finest services in the industry and also is member of the IREA-AII (International Real Estates Alliance).