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Highlights top 2023 second home trends

Second home trends: Energy efficiency is moving up the agenda for many buyers Larger, flexible spaces will be in hot demand in 2023 Home-based workers and retirees all heading for the Spanish sunshine 2023 will mark 65 years of successful property sales in Spain for Taylor Wimpey España Next year will mark 65 years since […]

Supporting COP27 goals by Building Sustainably

Building Sustainably: COP27 is in full swing, with global leaders seeking the ever more urgent need to effectively tackle the challenge of climate change. Running until 18th November, the event is also serving to focus the minds of businesses around the world on how to operate more sustainably. In the property sector, leading Spanish home builder Taylor […]

“A” Energy certificate rating?

Energy certificate rating: “A” Developers have a huge opportunity to support the sustainable growth of the residential property sector, creating homes with eco-friendly features through thoughtful design and construction processes. But what does it take to achieve an ‘A’ energy certificate rating? Sales and Marketing Director at Taylor Wimpey España, explains that it’s about thinking […]

Foreign property purchases increase by 52.7% in Spain

Property purchases Spain Foreigners accounted for 20.3% of purchases in H1 2022 (General Council of Notaries) Britons are the leading nationality of foreign buyers Brits are particularly drawn to Costa del Sol and Costa Blanca (Taylor Wimpey España) A report into the Spanish property market during the first six months of 2022 has revealed a […]

Where to Stay Warm this Winter: Costa Sol

Pretty properties. Where to Stay Warm this Winter: Check Out the Costa del Sol  As the weather turns colder, there are plenty of reasons to look overseas in search of somewhere warmer to spend the winter. Spain is a particularly popular destination both for tourists and for those purchasing second homes to use for frequent […]

Spain golf properties boom on the Coast

Spain golf properties The latest data from Spain’s National Statistics Institute highlights the enduring strength of the golf property market, showing that 22% more mortgage loans were signed in Malaga between January and July 2022, compared to the same period of 2021. Figures from leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España, show that reservations of […]

More golfers take to the fairways in Spain

Golfers Spain: Costa del Sol property market booms as thousands more golfers take to the fairways in Spain Property prices in Malaga province up 8% in last year Taylor Wimpey España reports 38% increase in reservations by Brits Mortgage agreements in Malaga jump 22% in a year Number of golf licences in Spain rose by […]

Costa del Sol property market booms

Costa del Sol property market booms as thousands more golfers take to the fairways in Spain Property prices in Malaga province up 8% in last year Taylor Wimpey España reports 38% increase in reservations by Brits Mortgage agreements in Malaga jump 22% in a year Number of golf licences in Spain rose by 13,166 in 2021 […]

Costa del Sol enjoys golf property boom

Costa del Sol enjoys post-pandemic golf property boom Newly released figures from Spanish real estate specialist Tinsa show that the province of Malaga enjoyed an 8.0% rise in house prices over the past year, as the Costa del Sol’s property market booms. Data from Spain’s National Statistics Institute also speak to the strength of the […]

New Sunny Golf apartments provide frontline fairway views

Apartments with golf views: New Sunny Golf apartments provide frontline fairway views 98.7% of tourists would recommend golfing in the Costa del Sol 79.8% of golfers are employed, rather than retired Southern Spain and golf go hand in hand, particularly as the searing heat of summer gives way to long, comfortably warm autumn days that […]

Taylor Wimpey España launches new golf properties

Taylor Wimpey España launches new golf properties, as ‘Costa del Golf’ delivers income of €775M 7% of tourists would recommend golfing in the Costa del Sol 8% of golfers are employed, rather than retired New Sunny Golf apartments provide frontline fairway views Southern Spain and golf go hand in hand, particularly as the searing heat […]

TWE begins property development at Estepona

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is launching a new range of apartments and penthouses at Estepona Golf in Malaga. Aptly named Sunny Golf, the first phase of the development, which will be completed in June 2024, will include 36 apartments and penthouses, with various layouts encompassing two or three bedrooms, two bathrooms, open […]

A view from Mallorca

A view from Mallorca Taylor Wimpey España are in the property media talking Mallorca. ‘Mallorca’s Palma Airport is gearing up for its busiest ever September. Visitor numbers look set to top those seen in the same month during 2019, which was Mallorca’s busiest September to date, with 3.7 million arrivals.’ ‘The island’s property market is […]

Taylor Wimpey’s Spanish division reports profit margin of 26.7%

Taylor Wimpey España, the Spanish division of the High Wycombe construction company, has reported a strong start to 2022. The firm, which sells second homes in Spain to international buyers, has said that it completed 203 homes between January and June 2022, compared to 84 completions during the same period in 2021. This is an […]

Where to buy property in Marbella, Spain

From golden visas to the Golden Mile, this Costa del Sol city is glittering with new appeal — buy in from €250,000 Marbella is absolutely mad,” says David Thompson, who has spent hisfi rst summer in the Costa del Sol resort after relocating from Dubaiwith his wife, Carolyn. “The roads are jammed, the beaches packedand […]

Taylor Wimpey España reports 142 percent jump in home completions

Newly release figures show that leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has delivered a strong performance during the first six months of 2022. The data show that the company completed 203 homes between January and June 2022, compared to 84 completions during the same period in 2021 – an increase of 142% – with an operating […]

New Costa del Sol homes combine the best of Beach and Golf living

Physical and mental wellbeing, relaxation and gastronomy all firmly in visitors’ sights Reservations by Brits up 129% YTD in July at Taylor Wimpey España New Solemar development in Casares Beach combines sea views with easy golf access Visitors to the Costa del Sol are making health and wellbeing, relaxation and local gastronomy their priorities, according […]

Taylor Wimpey’s Spanish division reports profit margin of 26.7%

Taylor Wimpey España, the Spanish division of the High Wycombe construction company, has reported a strong start to 2022. The firm, which sells second homes in Spain to international buyers, has said that it completed 203 homes between January and June 2022, compared to 84 completions during the same period in 2021. This is an […]

Casares new homes: Costa del Sol beach and golf

Casares new homes:  Physical and mental wellbeing, relaxation and gastronomy all firmly in visitors’ sights Reservations by Brits up 129% YTD in July at Taylor Wimpey España New Solemar development in Casares Beach combines sea views with easy golf access Visitors to the Costa del Sol are making health and wellbeing, relaxation and local gastronomy […]

Taylor Wimpey’s Spanish division reports profit margin

Profit Taylor Wimpey: Spanish division reports profit margin of 26.7% Taylor Wimpey España, the Spanish division of the High Wycombe construction company, has reported a strong start to 2022. The firm, which sells second homes in Spain to international buyers, has said that it completed 203 homes between January and June 2022, compared to 84 […]

Let’s explore… marvellous Marbella

Explore Marbella Michelin star restaurants rub shoulders with designer boutiques in this glamorous city Marbella provides stunning beaches, world-class golf courses and spectacular local scenery Taylor Wimpey España delivers a versatile range of Marbella second homes Famous for its beautiful beaches and vibrant nightlife, Marbella is known as a playground for the rich and famous. It […]

It’s show time! What makes a good show home?

Spain Show homes Taylor Wimpey España opens new show apartments in Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol and Mallorca (Spain). Buyers keen to visit developments in person, after restrictions of past 2.5 years Show home visitors asking about everything from customization to inclusion of furniture Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced the opening of four new […]

Spain property update: booming Balearics and new Costa Blanca launch

Spain property. Balearic Island visitor numbers up 386% in first 5 months of 2022 Mediterranean Coast property prices up 6.9% Taylor Wimpey España reveals new Bella Beach launch in Denia, Costa Blanca Visitors are returning to Spain in their millions, with popular coastal areas and Spanish islands welcoming travellers back with open arms after the past […]

Ryanair’s new routes: second home ownership overseas

As well as opening up international destinations for holidays, Ryanair’s new routes also bring with them the possibility of second home ownership overseas Ryanair has revealed it will be returning to Belfast International Airport. After a painful couple of years for the travel and tourism industry – and in particular for aviation – the carrier […]

Property abroad – what are the merits of being the last to buy?

Property abroad: last units  It’s very often the case that new developments use all the incentives they can to encourage the first few buyers to sign on the dotted line – sometimes before the project has even started construction – to build up momentum and encourage more buyers to follow. However, when it comes to […]

High demand and sales: new phases in Costa del Sol

High demand and sales push Taylor Wimpey España to release new phases of popular Costa del Sol developments Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is releasing new phases of two popular developments in the Costa del Sol, after a string of reservations by British buyers has seen golf properties in the area snapped up. While buyers […]

Want to move to Spain?

Want to move to Spain? Here’s how to cut your tax bill and dodge red tape Expat life is tricky and expensive – particularly for retirees. But there are ways to smooth the way to that dream life.   The obstacles of Brexit and then Covid have not stopped the British buying homes in Spain. […]

New phases of popular Costa del Sol developments

Costa del Sol developments: High demand and sales push Taylor Wimpey España to release new phases Reservations by Brits up 180% in May YTD Golf properties being snapped up, while lakeside living is also sought after British demand in Costa del Sol is “strong and growing” Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is releasing new phases […]

New Almazara Boutique Residences

Taylor Wimpey España perfectly blends the past with the future at the new Almazara Boutique Residences The new development features an ancient oil mill, surrounded by 100-year-old trees The modernity of Puerto Banús and traditional Istán both 10 minutes away The rustic appearance will blend with the natural surroundings Spain is a fascinating contrast between […]

Almazara Residences: blends the past with the future

Taylor Wimpey España perfectly blends the past with the future at the new Almazara Boutique Residences New development features ancient oil mill, surrounded by 100-year-old trees Modernity of Puerto Banús and traditional Istán both 10 minutes away Rustic appearance will blend with natural surroundings Spain is a fascinating contrast of ancient tradition and cutting-edge progress. […]

España properties to suit all tastes in Mallorca

España properties: Find your perfect property pairing in Mallorca as Love Island season 8 kicks off Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is inviting people to find their perfect property pairing in Mallorca, as the new season of Love Island focuses Britons’ attention on the sun-kissed island once more. Kicking off in early June, Love Island […]

Beach versus golf property ownership

Beach versus golf property ownership – how to decide which to buy Homes on golf courses aren’t just for golfers. Nor are beachfront apartments solely about the sea views. If you’re weighing up which type of luxury holiday home suits you best, read on for some insights that should help inform your decision. Something for […]

Find your perfect property in Mallorca Love Island

Find your perfect property pairing in Mallorca as Love Island season 8 kicks off Taylor Wimpey España delivering “properties to suit all tastes” in Mallorca New-season of Love Island to focus attention on the island once again Pools take centre stage as summer temperatures soar Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is inviting people to find […]

Spain retains its crown as the Blue Flag capital of world

Taylor Wimpey España delivers homes for beach lovers, as Spain retains its crown as the Blue Flag capital of the world Spain’s beaches were awarded 621 Blue Flags in 2022 Valencian Community earns more Blue Flags than any other area, with 139 Taylor Wimpey España offers a range of homes by Blue Flag beaches for […]

Taylor Wimpey España delivers homes for beach lovers

Taylor Wimpey España delivers homes for beach lovers, as Spain retains its crown as the Blue Flag capital of the world Spain’s beaches awarded 621 Blue Flags in 2022 Valencian Community earns more Blue Flags than any other area, with 139 Taylor Wimpey España offering a range of homes by Blue Flag beaches for second home […]

Spanish second home sales soar

Taylor Wimpey España reports 188% boom in British reservations, as Spanish second home sales soar Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported a huge jump in reservations of sun-kissed Spanish properties by British buyers. Year to date figures for April show an increase of 188% in reservations by Britons, compared with the same […]

Spanish home builder reports boom in British reservations

Home builder: Taylor Wimpey España reports 188% boom in British reservations, as Spanish second home sales soar 61% of Britons chose homes in the Costa del Sol Costa Blanca homes also selling fast: 2 developments already sold out in 2022 Visitors to Spain increase 8x in March, with Brits leading the charge Leading Spanish home […]

Ask the experts: top tips for buying a property in Spain

Tips for buying in Spain Buying a luxury property overseas can be stressful. There’s a lot to think about. That’s why it’s essential to follow a few sensible pointers to ensure you have the smoothest possible buying experience. I’ve written these tips with Spain in mind, but many could equally apply to other overseas property […]

Property revival continues on Spain’s Costa Blanca

Property revival continues on Spain’s Costa Blanca with new apartment complex to be built overlooking sea. Taylor Wimpey invests in €18.8 million project at Gran Alacant: Amara. https://www.theolivepress.es/spain-news/2022/04/29/property-revival-continues-on-spains-costa-blanca-with-new-apartment-complex-to-be-built-overlooking-sea/

Significant Increase in Britons’ Interest for Spain

Significant Increase in Britons’ Interest for Spain & Portugal Golden Visa Programs There has been marked a notable increase in the number of Britons seeking residency in Spain through the Golden Visa program, according to home builder Taylor Wimpey Espana. The firm believes that an important role in this regard plays both Brexit as well […]

Alicante – Second home ownership down to £160k

Alicante: Exchange rate pushes Spanish second home ownership down to £160k New Amara apartments from Taylor Wimpey España deliver affordable Spanish sunshine On-site pools and nearby beaches appeal to British buyers Quiet, residential areas coming to the fore as buyers seek to escape the noise of modern life Life in the UK has been very […]

Significant Increase in Britons’ Interest for Spain

Significant Increase in Britons’ Interest for Spain & Portugal Golden Visa Programs There has been marked a notable increase in the number of Britons seeking residency in Spain through the Golden Visa program, according to home builder Taylor Wimpey Espana. The firm believes that an important role in this regard plays both Brexit as well […]

Exchange rate pushes Spanish second home

Exchange rate pushes Spanish second home ownership down to £160k New Amara apartments from Taylor Wimpey España deliver affordable Spanish sunshine On-site pools and nearby beaches appeal to British buyers Quiet, residential areas coming to the fore as buyers seek to escape the noise of modern life Life in the UK has been very noticeably getting more […]

Back to the office? We’d rather work from home in Spain!

Work from home in Spain Taylor Wimpey España looks at how remote working has created new opportunities 35-44-year-olds in the UK are keenest to work from home fulltime (RADA Business) 45% of UK professionals would like to work remotely on a permanent basis The pandemic opened many employees’ eyes to the potential of remote working […]

BACK TO THE OFFICE? WORK FROM HOME IN SPAIN!

Work from Spain Taylor Wimpey España looks at how remote working has created new opportunities  35-44-year-olds in the UK are keenest to work from home fulltime (RADA Business) 45% of UK professionals would like to work remotely on a permanent basis  The pandemic opened many employees’ eyes to the potential of remote working for the […]

Marbella – More than just beaches!

As thousands of long term residents and visitors will confirm, there is more to Marbella than just gorgeous beaches Think of Marbella and the image of beautiful beaches with waves lapping gently at the sand probably leaps straight to mind. There is, however, plenty more than just gorgeous beaches on offer. According to the team […]

Property buyers to move fast to secure their dream home in Mallorca

Property buyers: Strong demand and rising costs encourage to move fast to secure their dream home in Mallorca Taylor Wimpey España reports buyers are keen to buy off plan to beat escalating construction costs Buyers are opting for new homes instead of second hand Property’s appeal is increasing as inflation rises A combination of rising construction […]

Could sea views provide health and happiness boost?

Sea views new properties Research finds that benefits of blue spaces are felt ‘within minutes’ (ECEHH) Key-ready homes available for instant happiness boost (Taylor Wimpey España) Sea air can reduce stress, while parents play more at the seaside The past couple of years haven’t been easy. At times, they’ve been very, very hard, with people suffering […]

Home Overseas: Time for some spring sunshine?

Second home overseas Buyers snapping up Spanish and Portuguese second homes, ready to head south in the spring Remote work opening up Costa del Sol holiday homes to new markets (Taylor Wimpey España) There’s nothing like the impending arrival of spring to get buyers excited about buying a second home overseas. And this year, according […]

Revealed – top tips for first-time overseas buyers

Top tips overseas buyers: Taylor Wimpey España, a leading Spanish home builder has drawn on its 60-plus years of experience to provide information and advice to those who are purchasing property abroad for the first time. “Deciding to buy a home in another country can be hugely exciting but also rather daunting. There are plenty […]

Taylor Wimpey España shares tips for property buyers

Tips property buyers Spain 60+ years of selling to clients of 40+ nationalities has provided plenty of insights Due diligence and trust are key to the buying experience Locking in your exchange rate can make a huge difference Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is drawing on its 60+ years of experience to provide information and […]

Where to buy a holiday home if you’re a tennis fan

Where to buy a holiday home if you’re a tennis fan Special mention of Taylor Wimpey España in The Times: A final backhand volley sealed Rafa Nadal’s epic on-court victory at the Australian Open last weekend, the first man to win 21 grand slams with an undisputable seat among the all-time sporting greats. Off-court too, […]

British expats: ‘Best area’ in Spain’s Costa del Sol

British expats: ‘Best area’ in Spain’s Costa del Sol for Britons – ‘just breathtaking’ SPAIN’s Costa del Sol has always been one of the most popular destinations for British expats. But which are the best areas? Around 60,000 British expats live in Spain’s sunny Costa del Sol. But when it comes to choosing a destination to settle in, […]

Increase in demand for Spanish golf homes

Health, happiness and high-speed internet drive increase in demand for Spanish golf homes Taylor Wimpey España reports a rise in demand for homes with open spaces Key-ready golf homes meeting a range of healthy lifestyle requirements Increase in remote work facilitating blended working/golfing breaks Leading home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported an increase in demand for Spanish […]

Spain opens its arms to remote workers

New Kayak survey ranks Spain 2nd in world for remote work Taylor Wimpey España showcases spacious properties for home-based workers Government initiatives show support for digital nomads and entrepreneurs A new survey from Kayak has ranked Spain as the second best country in the world (after Portugal) for remote workers. And it seems that everyone from home […]

Expert shares property purchase tips

Property purchase tips. RECENT data found that Brexit hasn’t stopped many Britons buying property abroad. What should British expats look out for? Express.co.uk spoke to a property expert to find out what British expats should be aware of before buying overseas. Spain is one of the most popular destinations for Britons. Sales and marketing director at […]

Britons flock to Spain to buy second homes

Britons flock to Spain to buy second homes as demand explodes for places in the sun HOME builder Taylor Wimpey has reported “excellent” performance in 2021 as it sees rising demand for properties in Spain. The developer has seen strong demand for homes throughout 2021, boosted by affordable mortgage costs and the stamp duty holiday. […]

Brits in Spain stay mainly on the Costa del Sol

Brits Costa Sol: figures show rise in interestA leading Spanish home builder has revealed that more than half (54%) of Brits who reserved homes with the firm in 2021 opted for properties in the ever-popular Costa del Sol. The findings from Taylor Wimpey España found that nearly a quarter (24%) chose homes in the Costa […]

2021 figures: Brits in Spain – Costa del Sol homes

54% of Taylor Wimpey España reservations were for Costa del Sol homes Open, flexible spaces, quiet areas and sustainability topped buyers’ wish lists Costa Blanca and Balearic Islands also attracted keen interest from British buyers Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed that 54% of Brits who reserved homes with the firm in 2021 opted […]

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