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Growth and luxury: Thriving real estate scene on the Costa Blanca

Growth and luxury: Thriving real estate scene on the Costa Blanca In the dynamic Spanish real estate market, the Costa Blanca shines as a region experiencing continuous growth. Taylor Wimpey España, a British developer, reports a remarkable 40 per cent increase in housing reservations in the area compared to 2023. This surge is fuelled by […]

Homes by Spanish Blue Flag beaches

Spain continues its reign as the global leader when it comes to Blue Flag beaches. The country racked up 638 Blue Flags for its beaches in 2024, along with 102 for marinas and seven for tourist boats: an impressive total of 747 Blue Flags (an increase of 18 compared to 2023). The awards mean that […]

British interest in Spanish properties

British interest in Spanish properties more than doubles in a year. British interest in property in Spain has shot up over the past year. Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported that British reservations were up 120% in April 2024 compared to April 2023. Meanwhile, Spain’s Colegio Registradores shows that Britons bought more homes in […]

Spanish beach hotspot

Spanish beach hotspot is ‚favourite‘ for expats – where Brits buy the most property The stunning region is known for its glorious beaches and lovely weather. New data revealed by Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has unveiled the number one destination where British expats are snapping up property in the country. Nestled in the south of Spain is the autonomous community of […]

Moving to Spain: buying homes

Moving to Spain: Huge spike in number of Brits buying homes in popular holiday destination including Costa del Sol and Valencia There has been a huge spike in Brits buying properties in Spain over the past year including in Costa del Sol and Valencia. British interest in Spanish properties has soared over the past year […]

New Almazara Forest homes

New Almazara Forest homes offer physical and mental health benefits Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is tapping into the increasing body of evidence that shows how positive the effects of forests are on people’s mental and physical health. The company’s €9 million new Almazara Forest development sits next to rolling forestland in Istán, Malaga, with the two- […]

Second homes, sunshine and savings draw buyers to Torrevieja

Second homes, sunshine and savings draw buyers to Torrevieja, as Taylor Wimpey España announces €77 million investment Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced it will be investing €77 million in an extensive new development in Torrevieja. Built in five phases, the development – Eden Beach – will consists of 332 homes just 700m from the stunning […]

Golf in Spain

Is Spain or Portugal better for your golf holiday? With the weather getting better across Europe we look at the battle of the golfing giants and whether you should visit Spain or Portugal for your golf holiday this year With plenty of evidence that golf is good for your health, as well as being a great […]

British demand for Spanish property jumps 22%

Spanish property demand: British jumps 22% New figures from leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España have revealed a 22% jump in reservations by British buyers (Q1 2024, year to date). British buyers show a clear preference for homes in the Costa del Sol, with the majority purchasing a Spanish home when aged between 45 and 59 years […]

Taylor Wimpey reports rising demand for Spanish property

Spanish property: Taylor Wimpey España reports rising demand with penthouses in the spotlight Average purchase price rose from €383k in 2022 to €400k in 2023 Completions rose from 381 to 410 over same period Stylish penthouses attracting discerning buyers Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported rising demand for properties in Spain. The […]

Sustainable second homes

Sustainable second homes: Lonely Planet has ranked Spain as among the top ten destinations in the world for sustainable travel, as part of its Best in Travel 2024. And sustainability is an increasingly important issue for second home buyers in Spain, as well as holidaymakers. According to the Sales and Marketing Director at leading Spanish […]

Finding the right home on Spain’s Costa Blanca

Finding the right home on Spain’s Costa Blanca’s a Breeze with Taylor Wimpey España The Costa Blanca has long been one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe. For over 70 years Britons have flocked to the 120 miles of sandy beaches and warm Mediterranean waters for their holidays. Last year alone, Alicante airport, […]

Mallorca Real Estate market

Mallorca Real Estate market The Real Estate market in Mallorca is quite different to that in mainland Spain according to long-time resident Marc Pritchard Sales and Marketing Director at Taylor Wimpey España.   Smaller developments than on the mainland First and foremost, whilst on the mainland construction companies such as Taylor Wimpey tend to build […]

Spain: popular areas for the average UK property price

Spain popular areas: What can you get in Spain’s most popular areas for the average UK property price? Figures from the Office for National Statistics show that the average property in the UK cost £285,000 as at December 2023. But what does that translate to when buying a property overseas? In Spain, analysis by the […]

Brits can buy incredible property in Spain

Buy property Spain: Brits can buy incredible property in Spain’s most popular area for average cost of UK home A building company has shared how retirees thinking about a change of scenery could get a luxury apartment in one of Spain’s most beautiful locations. When retiring, many UK residents decide to set off and spend […]

Gran Alacant Key to UK Business Growth

Gran Alacant Key to UK Business Growth Whilst boasting that “We are one of the UK’s largest residential developers”, Taylor Wimpey is doing well outside the island borders, with Spain one of their key markets, in which, Gran Alacant has become a jewel in their crown. The Costa Blanca real estate market has started 2024 […]

Spain shines as Europe’s ideal second home destination

Spain shines as Europe’s ideal sustainable travel and second home destination Lonely Planet Best in Travel 2024 highlighted Spain’s sustainability credentials Taylor Wimpey España selling a range of A-rated new properties Flight free travel and working from home supporting new sustainability patterns Lonely Planet has just ranked Spain as among the top ten destinations in the world […]

Costa Blanca sees increase in domestic property buyers

Costa Blanca sees increase in domestic property buyers The Spanish coast is experiencing a notable increase in demand for properties from national buyers. A significant change in a market dominated, in recent times, by international interest. This phenomenon has become especially evident at the beginning of this year, as demonstrated by the data recorded by […]

Costa del Sol showcases health and wellbeing benefits

Costa del Sol showcases health and wellbeing benefits of golf course living Playing golf can deliver physical and mental health improvements, with players of all ages able to benefit. Home to more than 70 courses, the Costa del Sol is the ideal place to play. With a selection of new properties available, it’s also an […]

More homes and higher value sales in Spain

More homes and higher value sales in Spain, reports British building giant Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shared its end of year results. During 2023, the firm completed 410 homes – up from 381 in 2022. There was also a notable uptick in the average selling price, which increased from 383,000 euros in 2022 […]

New Year, New Holiday Home, New Travel Plans

New Year, New Holiday Home, New Travel Plans Knight Frank hails “dramatic effect” of hybrid working on holiday home usage Taylor Wimpey España launches new homes for the New Year in Mallorca Spain tops list of best countries for digital nomads in 2024   With 2024 now in full swing, holiday home buyers are putting their […]

Spending Christmas in Spain

Spending Christmas in Spain – from sweet treats to second homes Spending Christmas overseas is a wonderful way to immerse yourself in another country’s festive traditions. Marc Pritchard, Sales and Marketing Director at leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España, explains: “Many of our buyers delight in decamping to Spain for the festive season, arriving in […]

HOMES IN SPAIN

85% OF HOMES IN SPAIN WILL BE UNSELLABLE AND UNRENTABLE BY 2033 Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España points out the difference that buying a newly built home can make. Its beautiful new apartments at Solemar in Casares Beach (Malaga) are rated A for their energy efficiency, thanks to careful consideration of sustainability features […]

It’s Time To Discover Cádiz

It’s Time To Discover Cádiz Taylor Wimpey España takes us on a regional tour, from windswept beaches to sherry bodegas. Tucked away in the southwestern corner of Andalusia, Cádiz province is home to abundant sunshine, superb local cuisine and stunning natural landscapes. The region is also the perfect antidote to the crowds of Costa del […]

Spanish Property Market News: November 2023

Spanish Property News: November 2023 This month we chatted to seven of our top estate agents to find out what’s new in the ever-evolving world of Spanish real estate. From shifting buyer demographics, and the success of AI and virtual viewings, to unprecedented demand for properties and the eternal allure of Marbella, these are the […]

Spain shines as Europe’s ideal sustainable travel

Spain shines as Europe’s ideal sustainable travel and second home destination Lonely Planet has just ranked Spain as among the top ten destinations in the world for sustainable travel, as part of its Best in Travel 2024. The country’s commitment to biodiversity and the fact that “new cycle paths, electric buses and train routes offer […]

British demand for Costa del Sol second homes jumps 40%

British demand for Costa del Sol second homes jumps 40% Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed a 40% jump in British reservations for its properties in the Costa del Sol (year-to-date September figures). A strong appetite for golf properties is driving the growth, with homes at both La Cala Golf Resort and Estepona […]

Why playing golf is good for your health

Why playing golf is good for your health Exercise is great for your health and golf, as it turns out, is one of the best exercises you can do. Here’s why golf is great for your health. We live in an age of sedentary lifestyles and ultra-processed foods, which are hardly the foundations for good […]

The secret to a long and healthy life is… golf!

The secret to a long, happy and healthy life is… golf! In our age of sedentary lifestyles and ultra-processed foods, it can be easy to lose sight of how simple changes can make a big difference to your health. Taking up golf, for example, can help prevent and treat as many as 40 major chronic […]

“Sea” Development Launched

“Sea” Development Launched Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has launched a new development – called Mare – just a four-minute stroll from the seafront in Marbella. The launch comes as the firm reveals that all but seven homes at its nearby development Terra have sold out within nine months. Andalusia’s sun-drenched blend of beaches, lively towns and cities, superb […]

Taylor Wimpey España launches new Marbella development

Taylor Wimpey España launches new Marbella development in response to strong demand Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has launched Mare, a new development close to the seafront in Marbella. The new Mare development (“mare” meaning “sea” in Latin) is in San Pedro de Alcántara, close to the beach and minutes from Puerto Banus and Marbella. […]

September sunshine in Spain

September sunshine in Spain: second home owners hit the fairways Spain welcomed a record-breaking 10.1 million visitors in July 2023, according to the country’s National Statistics Institute (INE). Visitor numbers were up 11.4% compared with July 2022, while tourist spending was up by 16.4%. The figures mean that 47.6 million foreign tourists have now visited […]

A touch of Spanish luxury. Polish buyers

Spanish luxury – ADRIAN KOŁODZIEJ OF LUXURY BOUTIQUE INTERVIEWS MARC PRITCHARD OF TAYLOR WIMPEY ESPAÑA Since the war in Ukraine began, Poles have been among the top nationalities investing in Spain. Marc Pritchard, Director of Sales and Marketing at Taylor Wimpey España, explains what it is about Spain that holds such appeal. Have you had many […]

Magical Mallorca set to charm visitors this autumn

Magical Mallorca set to charm visitors this autumn as the summer crowds recede From peaceful streets in Palma to beaches with barely anyone on them, Mallorca takes on a magical serenity as autumn unfolds. For second homeowners, it can be the ideal time to enjoy the island’s sunshine and scenery, minus the frenetic buzz of […]

Visit the Costa del Sol in September

Why you should visit the Costa del Sol in September The Costa del Sol is a great holiday destination at any time of the year, but here’s why autumn may be the best time to see its sunny beaches The end of the school summer holidays means travellers can once more enjoy cheaper flights to […]

British appetite for second homes in Spain

British appetite for second homes in Spain grows over the summer months From holiday searches to second homes, Spain is winning big right now when it comes to courting Britons’ favour. Visitor numbers are soaring, with Spain’s national statistics institute (INE) recording more than 1.82 million British visitors in May 2023 (compared to 1.65 million […]

Why you should visit Majorca

Majorca (next to Menorca) has been revealed as the top European destination for British travellers this summer, based on Expedia’s hotel search data. What is it about this majestic island that makes it so enduringly popular with holidaymakers? Nature—in every form Mountains, valleys, beautiful beaches… if you like feeling at one with nature, Majorca is […]

Holidaymakers viewing show homes in Spain

Show homes in Spain: “Steady stream” of holidaymakers viewing this summer For some holidaymakers, a trip to Spain is the start of a more long-term relationship with the country. Sales and Marketing Director at leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España observes: “Many of our buyers combine their first viewing of a show home with a […]

Sustainable approach to second homes in Spain

A more sustainable approach to second homes in Spain Spanish housebuilder focuses on choosing natural materials and prioritising products from local suppliers, following an increased demand for sustainable second homes. Sustainability is a big concern for an increasing number of holiday homebuyers, according to Spanish housebuilder Taylor Wimpey España. With this in mind, the firm […]

Live On Costa del Sol

House Buyers Desperate To Live On Costa del Sol The desire to live in Spain’s Costa del Sol appears to have reached new heights with a surge in off-plan sales. According to information from developer Taylor Wimpey Spain on Wednesday, July 19, more than 30 nationalities, including Spaniards, have acquired a home, writes La Opinión de […]

Holidaymakers viewing show homes

“Steady stream” of holidaymakers viewing show homes in Spain this summer For some holidaymakers, a trip to Spain is the start of a more long-term relationship with the country. Sales and Marketing Director at leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España observes: “Many of our buyers combine their first viewing of a show home with […]

Explore Spain’s Costa Blanca coastline

Why you need to explore Spain’s Costa Blanca coastline From the bustling Alicante and the luxurious villas of Gran Alacant to the stunning beach of Jávea, here’s why you need to experience Spain’s Costa Blanca coastline From Gandia in the north of the region to Torrevieja in the south, the Costa Blanca is awash with stunning beaches, charming towns […]

Showcases A-rated second homes in Spain

A-rated second homes The homebuilder reports increasing demand for sustainable properties Aerothermal energy, water-saving measures and local, natural materials all playing key roles Energy certificate A-rated homes delivered in tune with local settings and contexts Sustainability and eco-friendliness are top concerns for an increasing number of holiday home buyers, according to leading Spanish home builder Taylor […]

What does half a million pounds buy you in Spain?

What does half a million pounds buy you in Spain? Summer is a busy time of year for companies that sell holiday homes overseas. As holidaymakers spend time abroad during July and August, many consider purchasing a property in their favourite destination. Of those foreign buyers who go ahead and buy a home in Spain, […]

Where to buy your dream Spanish holiday home

Where to buy your dream Spanish holiday home The British love affair with Spain endures, despite Brexit. Its sun-drenched coastlines remain our go-to escape for an outdoor lifestyle, whether you seek to slow down a gear or party long into the balmy night. British buyers bought nearly 10,000 properties during 2022, according to the Registrars […]

The benefits of buying second homes sustainably

The benefits of buying second homes sustainably on the Costa del Sol The Costa del Sol welcomed more than 12.4 million visitors in 2022, as tourists flocked to the region to enjoy its beaches, golf courses, rich cultural life and, of course, plentiful sunshine. Many of those who visit regularly purchase holiday homes in the […]

Beach: lifelong mental wellbeing benefits

Beach mental benefits: Time by the sea during childhood = better mental health in adulthood (ECEHH) Lakes, rivers and other blue spaces also contribute to health and wellbeing Taylor Wimpey España buyers benefit from sunshine as well as blue spaces Every parent wants to do the best for their children, including for their health and […]

Is it time to discover Mallorca?

Discover Mallorca: Mallorca has been in the spotlight recently, with Nicole Kidman posting a series of images on her Instagram, showcasing the island’s beauty. Fellow celebs Michelle Pfeiffer and Reese Witherspoon were quick to comment on how “beautiful” and “amazing” the island looked. Now, budget travel company Jet2 has opened up Mallorca to those without […]

Exploring sustainable homes on the Costa Blanca

Sustainable homes The issue of sustainability is weighing increasingly on second home buyers’ minds, according to leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España. Always ahead of the curve when it comes to anticipating clients’ demands, the company has implemented a range of energy-saving and other eco-friendly measures across the developments it is building.   Focusing […]

Taylor Wimpey: A-rated sustainable homes

Sustainable homes Sustainability and eco-friendliness are top concerns for an increasing number of holiday home buyers, according to leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España. With this in mind, the firm is showcasing three different takes on building second homes sustainably, in the Costa del Sol, Mallorca and Costa Blanca. Sales and Marketing Director Marc Pritchard […]

View a show home while on holiday

View Show Home: How to get the best out of viewing a show home while on holiday. With many holidaymakers planning to view show homes when they travel overseas this summer, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shared some top tips on how to get the best out of such viewings. “Viewing a […]

Buying Property In Spain, Viewing Show Homes

Buying Property In Spain: Taylor Wimpey España, offering top tips for holidaymakers seeking second homes overseas. ‘With many holidaymakers planning to view show homes when they travel overseas this summer, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shared some top tips on how to get the best out of such viewings. Viewing a show […]

TWE celebrates selling homes on the Costa del Sol

Taylor Wimpey España celebrates selling more than 2,500 second homes on the Costa del Sol As Spain’s Costa del Sol prepares to welcome another influx of tourists over the summer season, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed that it has sold more than 2,500 homes in the region since the company was […]

World-class golf resorts drive home ownership

Golf resorts and new homes in Spain  A study by IE University and the Spanish Golf Courses Association has shown that golf tourists have invested €4.2 billion in Spanish property, purchasing more than 280,000 homes. Britons top the list of foreigners taking to the fairways in Spain, while Irish golfers are the ones who spend […]

The mental health benefits of beachside living

The mental health benefits of beachside living We have long associated spending time by the water with the healing of ailments. For wealthy Victorians, seaside convalescence homes and time spent in spa towns was considered an appropriate way to recover from illness or injury. And the science certainly stacks up when it comes to sea […]

THE LURE OF THE COSTA DEL SOL

THE LURE OF THE COSTA DEL SOL Spain is home to huge regional variety. In this recent interview, Marc Pritchard, Director of Sales and Marketing at Taylor Wimpey España, shares his insights into one of the country’s most popular destinations – the Costa del Sol. Which areas of Spain are particularly attractive to Polish second home […]

Going off the beaten track … to residences Istán

Residences Istán: Going off the beaten track … to Istán Foreigners’ appetite for property in Spain shot back up in 2022, hitting 13.75% of all home purchases in the country, according to the Colegio Registradores. The figure marks an increase of 2.95% over 2021 and breaks a five-year trend of foreigners making up a falling […]

Spain, country with top award-winning beaches

Spain award beaches: the country with the most award-winning beaches in Europe THE EUROPEAN country with the highest number of Blue Flag beaches has been revealed. It’s good news for Brits, as it’s one of the closest countries to the UK and one of our favourite holiday destinations. Spain has kept its title as the […]

Cost of living in Spain draws in British golfers

Spain’s low cost of living, compared with the UK, is attracting both holidaymakers and fulltime residents, according to leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España. Figures from Numbeo show that the cost of living in Spain is 18.3% lower than it is in the UK. The annual consumer price inflation rate in Spain, meanwhile, stood […]

Latest holiday home trends

Taylor Wimpey España reveals latest holiday home trends, as buyers seek more than property alone Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed insights into holiday home buyers’ top priorities when it comes to their international property purchasing decisions. “With 65 years’ experience of building holiday homes in Spain, we have seen plenty of […]

Spain golf holiday destination

Spain stars as Europe’s budget-friendly golf holiday destination Families seeking a budget-friendly golf holiday destination to enjoy this year are setting their sights on Spain. Tourist arrivals in February were up by 35.9% year-on-year, with 4.32 arrivals during the month, according to the Spanish National Statistics Institute (INE). Arrivals from the UK were up by […]

Stunning Spanish property with views

Stunning Spanish property with views of world famous beach same price as three-bed house in Ireland Here’s what a €300,000 property looks like in Alicante versus in Galway. With the cost-of-living crisis continuing to cause concern and house prices going through the roof in Ireland, have you ever dreamed of upping and moving to a […]

Golf Property News

Golf property News: Taylor Wimpey España and La Cala Resort celebrate joint venture renewal Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España and La Cala Golf Resort are celebrating the renewal of their joint venture, which has already led to the construction of more than 400 homes in Spain’s Costa del Sol region. La Cala Resort hosted a cocktail reception […]

Taylor Wimpey España and La Cala Resort celebrate joint venture renewal

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España and La Cala Golf Resort are celebrating the renewal of their joint venture, which has already led to the construction of more than 400 homes in Spain’s Costa del Sol region. La Cala Resort hosted a cocktail reception on March 31 to celebrate the enduring partnership, with the Mayor of Mijas […]

Taylor Wimpey España and La Cala Resort celebrate joint venture renewal

Plans in place for more than 600 additional homes at La Cala Mayor of Mijas to attend a reception to celebrate the renewed partnership Taylor Wimpey España has already generated sales revenue of over €150 million at La Cala Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España and the prestigious La Cala Golf Resort are celebrating the renewal […]

Taylor Wimpey and La Cala Resort celebration

Taylor Wimpey España and La Cala Resort celebration: joint venture renewal Plans in place for more than 600 additional homes at La Cala Mayor of Mijas to attend a reception to celebrate the renewed partnership Taylor Wimpey España has already generated sales revenue of over €150 million at La Cala Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey […]

Costa Blanca or the Costa del Sol this Summer?

Battle of the Costas… Should You Head to the Costa Blanca or the Costa del Sol this Summer? The Spanish Costas deliver sunshine, beaches and relaxation aplenty. But if you’re heading to Spain this summer, should you set your sights on the Costa Blanca or the Costa del Sol. The Spanish Costas deliver sunshine, beaches […]

Celebrities fall in love with Mallorca

Why do so many celebrities fall in love with Mallorca? Prime among Mallorca’s myriad charms is its breath-taking scenery. For an island that is only about twice the size of London, it delivers a huge range of vistas, from mountain terrain to rolling hills to its incredible coastline. In addition to sandy beaches, the island […]

Spain 2nd most attractive property destination

Spain named 2nd most attractive property destination in world for international investors Knight Frank Wealth Report highlights Spain’s international appeal The report coincides with Taylor Wimpey España’s investment of €35 million in 2 new developments Homes at La Mar and Breeze are due for completion in 2025 The latest Knight Frank Wealth Report has named […]

Beach can deliver lifelong mental benefits

How days on the beach can deliver lifelong mental wellbeing benefits Time by the sea during childhood = better mental health in adulthood (ECEHH) Lakes, rivers and other blue spaces also contribute to health and wellbeing Taylor Wimpey España buyers benefit from sunshine as well as blue spaces Every parent wants to do the best […]

Is it time to discover Mallorca?

Is it time to discover Mallorca? By Marc Pritchard, Sales and Marketing Director at Taylor Wimpey España and decades-long Mallorca resident. Mallorca has been in the spotlight recently, with Nicole Kidman posting a series of images on her Instagram, showcasing the island’s beauty. Fellow celebs Michelle Pfeiffer and Reese Witherspoon were quick to comment on […]

‘Digital nomads’ can now live in Spain

‘Digital nomads’ can now live in Spain with their families — if they earn enough Hopping between tapas bars in Madrid, gorging on art and culture in Barcelona or simply soaking up the sun in the Canary Islands. For most people, those beat awkward conversations by the water cooler in a lonely suburban office park. […]

MALLORCA’S CELEBRITY CONNECTIONS

MALLORCA’S CELEBRITY CONNECTIONS Nicole Kidman’s Instagram feed was bursting with stunning pictures of Mallorca earlier this month, as the superstar enjoyed a break in the Balearics. Captioning her pics with “Loving Mallorca” and “Beautiful Mallorca,” Kidman was clearly wowed by the island’s charms. And she is far from the first celebrity to fall in love […]

Marbella looks forward to a bumper 2023

Marbella looks forward to a bumper 2023, with visitors staying longer and spending more From hoteliers to home builders to tourism professionals, there are plenty of people projecting a bumper summer for Marbella this year. The city, which is a popular destination for luxury breaks, has already recovered its hotel occupancy to 2019 levels. Now, […]

Costa del Sol: golf destination

Costa del Sol shines as Europe’s winning golf destination Golfing hotspots don’t come much better than Spain’s Costa del Sol – or the Costa del Golf, as many players refer to it. Players have been flocking to the area’s sun-kissed fairways for nearly a century after the Real Club de Campo opened its doors in […]

Marc Pritchard: Director of Sales and Marketing at Taylor Wimpey España

We chat with Marc Pritchard, Director of Sales and Marketing at Taylor Wimpey España How did you get into working in the property sector and what do you enjoy about it? I spent many happy days of my childhood on Mallorca when we went there for family holidays. It gave me a deep-rooted love of […]

Taylor Wimpey home completions jump 77%

Firm completed 381 homes in Spain in 2022 – up 77% from 2021 Average selling price for 2022 was €383k Cost of living in Spain is now 17.3% cheaper than in UK (Numbeo) Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España completed 381 homes during 2022, across locations including the Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca, Mallorca and Ibiza. […]

New 2023 show homes revealed

Only 2 key-ready Taylor Wimpey España homes available, as new 2023 show homes revealed Taylor Wimpey España follows bumper 2022 with new show homes for 2023 All developments will host personal and virtual visits Britons remain top foreign buyers of Spanish property (Colegio Registradores) Property sales in 2022 were so strong that leading Spanish home builder Taylor […]

Only 2 key-ready Taylor Wimpey homes available

Only 2 key-ready Taylor Wimpey España homes available, as new 2023 show homes revealed Taylor Wimpey España follows bumper 2022 with new show homes for 2023 All developments will host personal and virtual visits Britons remain top foreign buyers of Spanish property (Colegio Registradores)  Property sales in 2022 were so strong that leading Spanish home […]

Energy nomads start eyeing up the Costa Blanca

As digital nomads wait visa implementation energy nomads start eyeing up the Costa Blanca Spain’s much-anticipated digital nomad visa, plans for which were first announced in January 2022, is rumoured to be introduced in early 2023.   The draft proposal provides non-EU citizens with the chance to live in Spain for up to five years […]

Taylor Wimpey launches 14 new developments

New homes: Taylor Wimpey España launches 14 new developments in 2022, with 9 more planned for 2023 Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported growth in property reservations during 2022, after launching 14 new developments during the year, with a value of over €150 million. As the firm heads into 2023, when it […]

Taylor Wimpey continuing to invest in Mallorca and Spain

Taylor Wimpey investment: Nine new developments in 2023 In 2022, Taylor Wimpey España has invested 150 million euros in fourteen developments on the Costa del Sol and Costa Blanca and in the Balearic Islands. It has announced further investment of 80 million euros in nine new residential developments in these areas next year. Despite uncertainty caused by inflation and […]

Second home: Spanish Christmas traditions

Second home ownership lets families enjoy Spanish Christmas traditions Processions, nativity scenes, feasting and lucky grapes all essential during the festive season Magical lighting displays draw visitors to cities across Spain Taylor Wimpey España has sold homes to buyers of 38 nationalities during 2022 Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported growth in property reservations […]

SECOND HOME BUYERS CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF ANDALUCIA

Second home buyers Spain: The southernmost of peninsular Spain’s autonomous communities, Andalusia is a sun-drenched region that encompasses huge stretches of coastline, including the Costa del Sol, Costa de la Luz and Costa Tropical. It is a favourite holiday destination with travellers from around the world, many of whom have taken advantage of Spain’s relatively […]

La Cala unveils plans for new property development

Leading property developer Taylor Wimpey is to invest over €16 million into the first phase of a new 48-home property development at La Cala Resort in Andalusia, Spain. Located next to the 9th hole of the resort’s America course, the Solana Village development will host a variety of two- and three-bedroom apartments, penthouses and duplexes. […]

Feeling the cold? Time to set up shop in Spain

Buying second home Spain: Feeling the cold? Time to set up shop in southern Spain Spain’s new digital nomad visa could see flood of Brits heading to warmer climes   As the temperatures start to plunge in the UK, agents might be forgiven for thinking about setting up a field office in southern Spain. And […]

Energy and digital nomads both set sights on Spain

Energy nomads and digital nomads both set sights on southern Spain High energy costs and looming supply disruption push people towards warmer climes Spain’s digital nomad visa expected to include tax breaks Taylor Wimpey España launches new Solana Village development Spain’s much-anticipated digital nomad visa, plans for which were first announced in January 2022, is […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

DESIGNER LEADERS: Interiors Design

DESIGNER LEADERS: Interiors Design A SERIES OF INTERVIEWS WITH SENIOR PROFESSIONALS WHO SHARE THEIR EXPERIENCE, INSIGHT AND VISION OF BOTH THE CURRENT AND FUTURE BUSINESS ROLE FOR DESIGN AND CREATIVITY. TODAY WE SPEAK TO MARC PRITCHARD, SALES & MARKETING DIRECTOR FOR TAYLOR WIMPEY ESPAÑA. What role does design play within your business, and how do […]

Spend your Golden years in Spain

Spend your Golden years in Spain – here’s how you can still retire in EU despite Brexit BRITONS can still retire in popular EU hotspots such as Spain and Portugal despite Brexit, but they have to jump through more hoops to do it. Millions facing sky-high fuel bills as the British winter turns cold will […]

Mallorca – home working Brits snap up Spanish homes

Golden Visa – BRITONS facing yet another grim Christmas lockdown are buying Spanish properties to escape Omicron misery and work from home in the sun. Sun-starved Brits are desperate to buy second homes in European hotspots, as winter turns cold and energy bills go through the roof. Others plan to retire in the sun despite […]

Why buy a property is the first step to enjoy Christmas

Christmas Spain Family and feasting are at the heart of many Spanish festive traditions Taylor Wimpey España highlights importance of cultural immersion at Christmas time Winter in Spain offers added benefits, from fewer tourists to vitamin D top-ups There are plenty of reasons to spend Christmas in Spain. The warm temperatures in the south of the […]

SPANISH SUSTAINABILITY

SPANISH SUSTAINABILITY There is a great deal of focus on energy performance in the UK at the moment, both from an environmental perspective and through property owners seeking to reduce energy output in their homes. But what about properties overseas – how do they compare? Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shared some […]

British property buyers return to Costa del Sol in droves

British property buyers. Britons ‘looking for golf properties‘ COSTA DEL SOL has long been popular with British expats, although Covid and Brexit recently impacted numbers. However, a property expert told Express.co.uk Britons are now coming back to Spain. The sales and marketing director at Taylor Wimpey España and he told Express.co.uk that UK sales are on […]

Holiday homes up their game to attract eco buyers

Efficient and eco holiday homes Global gas price crisis means energy ratings have taken on a new importance Taylor Wimpey España showcases B-rated, energy efficient second homes Buyers seeking sustainability and cost-effectiveness all in one There is a great deal of focus on energy performance in the UK at the moment, both from an environmental perspective […]

British expats surge back to Spain

Spain best areas BRITISH buyers are back on top in Spain, according to new data from a leading home builder. In a huge surge Britons reserved more second homes in Spain in October than any other nationality. This was the first time that Britons had been on top since before the pandemic when travel restrictions […]

Brits take pole position in Spanish second home buyers

British families snapped up more holiday homes in October than buyers from any other country Number of reservations was highest since 2015 Costa del Sol is top location for British buyers When it comes to Spanish second homes, Brits are very much back on the scene. Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shared its October […]

Brits take pole position as reveals surge in second home

Second home: The Costa del Sol is British buyers’ favourite part of Spain When it comes to Spanish second homes, Brits are very much back on the scene. Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shared its October figures, which reveal that British buyers reserved their highest number of holiday homes since 2015. Demand […]

SURGE IN SPAIN

SURGE IN SPAIN When it comes to Spanish second homes, Brits are very much back on the scene. Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shared its October figures, which reveal that British buyers reserved their highest number of holiday homes since 2015. Demand from Britons exceeded that from any other buyer nationality during […]

Taylor Wimpey España, Golden Visas with Spanish Lawyer

Spanish lawyer: César Garzón Uptick in enquiries from Britons highlights appetite for freedom of movement Golden visa holders can live and work in Spain just as they could pre-Brexit Spanish investment visas provide flexibility as well as freedom, all for €500k   In this post-Brexit era, golden visas are increasingly being sought by British families […]

Golden visas: Which countries offer the best opportunities

GOLDEN visas have become increasingly popular with wealthy Britons since Brexit brought an end to free movement. The attractive golden schemes offer a way for British people to move abroad to several EU countries but which one offers the best opportunities? Expats looking to invest in property or business overseas could have a great chance of […]

UK and overseas buyers. New seaside apartments Spain

Overseas buyers Taylor Wimpey unveil project overlooking Torrevieja’s Punta Prima beach, called Posidonia. DEVELOPERS Taylor Wimpey will spend €17 million on building an apartment complex on the southern Costa Blanca. The British firm will construct 48 homes overlooking Torrevieja’s Punta Prima beach. The two and three bedroom apartments in the new Posidonia complex will have […]

Golden visas: Taylor Wimpey España talks with Spanish lawyer

Uptick in enquiries from Britons highlights appetite for freedom of movement Golden visa holders can live and work in Spain just as they could pre-Brexit Spanish investment visas provide flexibility as well as freedom, all for €500k In this post-Brexit era, golden visas are increasingly being sought by British families looking to maintain the same […]

British developer starts new residential development in Torrevieja

Taylor Wimpey Torrevieja: new release Posidonia Posidonia is a new Taylor Wimpey de España seafront apartment development in Punta Prima, Torrevieja, with spectacular views over the sea and the beach. The residential development offers 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with 2 bathrooms. All apartments in the first phase are south facing and have good sized […]

Taylor Wimpey España launches new beachfront homes

Beachfront homes Posidonia development will provide frontline apartments with stunning sea views Launch follows best ever September Second home reservations running at 3x rate seen in 2019 Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced the launch of a brand-new, beachfront development at Punta Prima, in the Costa Blanca. The launch of Posidonia follows the best September for […]

SPAIN AND PORTUGAL PREPARE TO WELCOME INFLUX OF WINTER GOLFERS

Spain golf Algarve regional tourism authority flags up “clear recovery” Taylor Wimpey España reports record September sales Palmares Ocean Living promotes ‘try before you buy’ golf home experience The relaxation of travel restrictions means that golfers looking to enjoy a round under the winter sun can now head overseas much more easily. Both Spain and […]

Spain and Portugal prepare to welcome influx of winter golfers

Golf homes Algarve regional tourism authority flags up “clear recovery” Taylor Wimpey España reports record September sales Palmares Ocean Living promotes ‘try before you buy’ golf home experience The relaxation of travel restrictions means that golfers looking to enjoy a round under the winter sun can now head overseas much more easily. Both Spain and […]

Sunnier outlook: second homes on golf courses

Second golf homes The relaxation of travel restrictions means that golfers looking to enjoy a round under the winter sun can now head overseas with much more ease. Both Spain and Portugal remain popular destinations with golfers thanks to their easy access from the UK, pristine courses and inviting weather with both Iberian nations looking […]

Johnson staying at Spanish home in Benahavis

Spanish home Boris Johnson and his family are staying at the Marbella home of the Goldsmith family. Zac Goldsmith, a Conservative party peer, offered his Spanish home to the Prime Minister for the short break. The estate, known as Torre Tramores, is close to the villlage of Benahavis, and has its own helipad. According to the Daily Mail, the […]

Brit expats race to buy property in Spain, working from home

Builder Taylor Wimpey & work from home SUN-LOVING BRITS are racing to buy Spanish property once more, as the dream of owning a second home in the sun becomes a reality again. They are shrugging off Brexit and the pandemic to reserve new holiday homes in record numbers. It’s the new working from home. Builder […]

Spain: New travel rules expected to result in surge of holidaymakers

Taylor Wimpey España predicts that simplified travel will deliver bumper results for Spain Balearic Islands are currently Spain’s most popular destination Beach, local cuisine and sun are “what families are seeking right now” With the UK government’s new travel rules now in place, it’s easier to visit Spain than it has been in a long time. […]

Property in 2022: what are the experts predicting?

Property in 2022 House prices set to continue rising, albeit more slowly (Fabrik Invest) Rents will rise too, while Build to Rent models flourish (Housing Hand) Demand for second homes overseas will increase, with an emphasis on space both inside and out (Taylor Wimpey España) It’s been a rollercoaster couple of years for the property […]

House prices predicted to keep rising in 2022

House prices are set to continue rising, albeit more slowly (Fabrik Invest) Rents will rise too, while Build to Rent models flourish (Housing Hand) Demand for second homes overseas will increase, with an emphasis on space both inside and out (Taylor Wimpey España) Overseas property in 2022 A perennial favourite with second-home buyers from the […]

Perfect penthouses for enjoying some winter sun. Costa Sol

Penthouses Costa del Sol Taylor Wimpey España is offering a range of key-ready penthouses for sale Now is ‘perfect time’ to buy, as prices in Spain return to pre-pandemic levels Spacious penthouses can easily accommodate working from home Taylor Wimpey España is showcasing a range of penthouses available for immediate purchase. With British interest in Spain continuing […]

Buyers snap up key-ready homes in Spain to avoid winter lockdowns

Key-ready homes Spain Taylor Wimpey España reports increasing demand for key-ready second homes Costa del Sol proves most popular with British buyers, followed by Mallorca Spanish islands see prices rise fastest over past year, at 7.9% (Tinsa) With autumn upon us once again, and after a less than impressive UK summer, many families are thinking about […]

Demand for key-ready holiday homes in Spain to remain strong in 2021

Key-ready holiday homes CBRE highlights heightened interest in immediately available new-build homes Taylor Wimpey España reports increased demand for key-ready homes with terraces New build prices showing far more stability than previously owned homes (Tinsa) Figures from the CBRE, Tinsa and leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España are all pointing to 2021 being a particularly positive year […]

Luxury leads the way, British vacation home buyers are returning to Spain, and more

Mansion Global’s daily round-up of the latest luxury real estate news from around the world British vacation home buyers are returning to Spain British buyers are leading a resurgence of demand for second homes in Spain, according to Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España. The Costa del Sol in Southern Spain, is the most popular […]

Holiday home purchases jump 56%, hitting pre-pandemic levels in Spain

Surge in Taylor Wimpey España sales to British buyers Costa del Sol leads the field for Brits buying in Spain Sales forecasts for coming months looking very positive Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported a surge in demand from British buyers, with year to date sales for July 2021 now equalling those in the same […]

Spain second home sales jump as Britons ‚regain appetite‘ for Spanish property

A rise in demand for second home in Spain has seen a resurgence in sales among British buyers – with property in Costa del Sol proving the most popular. Sales of homes this year have soared to levels not seen since 2019, according to leading Spanish property builder, Taylor Wimpey Espana. The sudden spike in figures has prompted the company […]

Taylor Wimpey España has sold over 300 properties at La Cala Golf Resort

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has sold over 300 properties at the Costa del Sol’s La Cala Golf Resort, with plans in place to build a further 700 homes. The total sales volume of properties at La Cala Golf so far has surpassed €100 million. Javier Ballester, General Manager, Taylor Wimpey España, said: “With its […]

NEW HOMES: IMPACT OF PANDEMIC AND CLIMATE CRISIS

-Taylor Wimpey España environmental strategy puts sustainability at  heart of new homes -The Crest offers luxury living with customisable outdoor spaces -Climate change, nature, resources and waste all under the spotlight like never before The way we live and the way we holiday are changing. Both the pandemic and climate change are having an impact, […]

Taylor Wimpey España reports double digit growth as buyers rush back to Spain

Back to Spain: As pandemic-related restrictions continue to ease, Taylor Wimpey España has reported a surge in demand for Spanish second homes, with web visits, leads and sales all enjoying double digit growth in June. The leading Spanish home builder’s experience is being reflected across the market more broadly, as well. Q1 2021 figures from […]

Taylor Wimpey Invests More Than €35 Million in Marbella

Taylor Wimpey Marbella: The British developer has launched a new residential project on the Costa del Sol, with homes starting at 285,000 euros.   Taylor Wimpey España has begun work on Marbella Lake, a new development on the Costa del Sol (Málaga). It expects to invest a total of 35.5 million euros, according to the […]

Second home buyers just can’t get enough of Mallorca

Second home buyers Taylor Wimpey España reports 80% of development sold in just 3 months Newly launched Es Llaut apartments at Cala Bona coincide with reduced travel restrictions Sustainability to remain a top priority for all Mallorca properties From Love Island to its newly won spot on the UK’s green travel list, Mallorca has a lot […]

Second home buyers just can’t get enough of Mallorca

Second home Mallorca Taylor Wimpey España reports 80% of development sold in just 3 months (Mallorca) Newly launched Es Llaut apartments at Cala Bona coincide with reduced travel restrictions Sustainability to remain a top priority for all Mallorca properties From Love Island to its newly won spot on the UK’s green travel list, Mallorca has a […]

IMPACT OF PANDEMIC AND CLIMATE CRISIS EVIDENT IN DESIGN OF HOMES

IMPACT OF PANDEMIC AND CLIMATE CRISIS EVIDENT IN DESIGN OF NEW LUXURY HOMES AT THE CREST -Taylor Wimpey España environmental strategy puts sustainability at  heart of new homes -The Crest offers luxury living with customisable outdoor spaces -Climate change, nature, resources and waste all under the spotlight like never before The way we live and […]

Retiring to Spain – Buying A Property In Spain

Retiring to Spain: Spain has long been a favourite destination with British retirees. It has sun, sand, golf and affordable, healthy and delicious food and wine. It also has more than four doctors per 1,000 inhabitants, according to a recent study by Audley Villages, which ranked Spain as the best country for retirement out of […]

Sustainability homes: Impact in design of new homes

Sustainability homes Taylor Wimpey España environmental strategy puts sustainability at heart of new homes The Crest offers luxury living with customisable outdoor spaces Climate change, nature, resources and waste all under the spotlight like never before The way we live and the way we holiday are changing. Both the pandemic and climate change are having […]

Expats Spain: lifestyle for Brits abroad

SPAIN has traditionally been a hotspot for British expats. Since Brexit new visa requirements have seen Portugal being cited as the lower-cost alternative. Is it cheaper to live in Portugal? Expats looking to relocate into the sunshine have long packed their bags and departed the UK for Spain. While its Iberian neighbour Portugal is also a favourite for expats, […]

Will Spain, Portugal or the UK win the battle of the property champions?

Portugal may be the defending European champion, but how does its property market stand up? Will Spain’s second home credentials win out? Or is UK property still holding its own? So, what does Spain have to offer? Like the Algarve, southern Spain offers a superb outdoor lifestyle, with 300 days of sunshine per year. It […]

Sustainability: Brits going green when it comes to buying a second home in Spain

Sustainability home Spain. Sustainability is a key issue among Brits looking for a second home in Spain according to one developer. Taylor Wimpey España says environmental matters continue to attract attention. with solar panels and energy cost savings the buyers’ main focus. It says new-build properties in Spain are winning over buyers thanks to their […]

Taylor Wimpey España reports strong demand for Mallorca homes

Taylor Wimpey España reports strong demand for Mallorca homes as new Sa Galera development launches Balearic property reservations up 37% compared to 2019 New seafront homes launch at Sa Galera, overlooking the Bay of Palma Spain’s islands lead the way for property price growth, with rise of 4.6% Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported […]

Love Island sees property buyers eyeing up Mallorca once more

Love Island Mallorca The new season of Love Island is less than three weeks away! The first show will air on Monday 28 June, after a long wait for fans, with last year’s show having been cancelled (thanks, Covid). As such, all eyes are on Mallorca once again. I’m working with Taylor Wimpey Espana’s Marc, who […]

Sustainability supports demand for new builds in Spain

Taylor Wimpey España reports environmental matters continue to attract attention Solar panels and energy cost savings are buyers’ main focus New builds continue to out-perform second-hand homes in Spain New build properties in Spain are winning over buyers thanks to their eco-friendly credentials, according to leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España. The company reports that solar […]

Spanish Update: How are property investments fairing since Brexit and Covid?

Spanish property update For many years now, Europe has been the go-to destination for many Brits. The weather conditions in France, Greece, Portugal and Spain are far superior, and the properties are perfect for a second home. Those looking to invest may be wary after the implications of COVID-19 and Brexit, and understandably so. But […]

Spain is back in business as alarm status ends

Alarm status ends Fewer travel restrictions and longer restaurant opening hours as life gets back to ‘normal’ Taylor Wimpey España welcomes positive impact on Spanish property market Summer season spending to relieve some of pressure on tourism sector As one of the world’s most visited countries, Spain relies heavily on its tourism sector to keep […]

Spanish property market picks up

Spanish property market picks up New build transactions exceeded 2019 levels in August and September 2020 (Valmesa Consultores) Mediterranean Coast property prices up 2.7% since February (Tinsa) Britons bought more homes in Spain than any other foreign nationality in 2020 (Colegio de Registradores) Despite Brexit and Covid, Britons bought more properties in Spain than any other foreign […]

TAYLOR WIMPEY ESPAÑA LAUNCHES SUN VALLEY II AT LA CALA

Taylor Wimpey Spain – La Cala  Golf Despite Brexit and Covid, Britons bought more properties in Spain than any other foreign nationality in 2020. They accounted for 1.48 per cent of overall property sales, with total purchases by foreigners accounting for 11.3 per cent, according to the Colegio de Registradores. While the total number of […]

Spain: Will easing of travel restrictions mark surge in second homes?

Spain – Second homes The UK government announced the resumption of international travel, with details of its traffic light system, last week. Although many in the travel industry were less than enthusiastic about the new guidelines, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España points out that the Spanish second homes market will be one beneficiary […]

Brits lead the charge to the sun. Two new developments in April

Taylor Wimpey new development British buyer snaps up first property at Essential in Jávea, Costa Blanca New homes also launched in Port Verd, Mallorca Demand for holidays to UK-friendly destinations increasing (Jet2) In another sign that the resumption of foreign holidays is edging closer, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has launched not one but two […]

Taylor Wimpey Launches Two New Developments on the Spanish Coast

Taylor Wimpey España is launching two new developments, Port Blau in Mallorca and Essential in Jávea, increasing its supply of homes on the Mediterranean coast. The British developer, Taylor Wimpey España, is preparing to launch two new developments on the Spanish coast, in which it expects to invest approximately 18 million euros. Despite the current […]

Travellers prepare for the green light as excitement to visit Spain builds

Travel to Spain Second homes surge anticipated as Taylor Wimpey España reports 116% rise in UK leads UK offering more summer flights to Malaga than any other country (Costa del Sol Tourism) 93% of young adults report an increased desire to travel (Topdeck Travel) It’s nearly time to pack the sun cream once more. The […]

Viva España! Travellers prepare for the green light to visit Spain builds

Viva España Second homes surge anticipated as Taylor Wimpey España reports 116% rise in UK leads UK offering more summer flights to Malaga than any other country (Costa del Sol Tourism) 93% of young adults report an increased desire to travel (Topdeck Travel) It’s nearly time to pack the sun cream once more. The UK […]

Taylor Wimpey to Invest €5 Million in a New Project in Mallorca

The British property developer is preparing to invest around five million euros in a new project on the Mallorcan coast. The British property developer Taylor Wimpey is preparing to invest around five million euros in a new project on the Mallorcan coast. The project in question is the Ikat residential complex, located a few metres […]

UK Spanish homeowners, potential investors and rental clients allowed to travel

Good news for Spanish second homeowners in the UK. From March 29, people will be allowed to leave the UK in connection with the purchase, sale, letting or rental of a residential property. The exemption allows people to travel abroad “in connection with the purchase, sale, letting or rental of a residential property”. Those activities […]

Not even the pandemic can crush homebuyers’ love of Mallorca

Do you love Mallorca? Foreign buyers account for 32.65% of all Balearic Island sales (Registradores) Taylor Wimpey España reports 42% increase in leads Ryanair includes Mallorca as key focus for summer schedule Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced details of its newest launch: Ikat, in the picturesque town of Ses Salines, on Mallorca’s southern coast. The […]

Taylor Wimpey España reports surge in Brits seeking Spanish Golden Visa

Buyers with €500k to spend can pick up residency along with their property Brexit pushing more Brits to consider the Golden Visa route into the Schengen Zone Working from home on the terrace ‘infinitely more desirable’ due to pandemic Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported a surge in enquiries from British families seeking Spanish […]

Spain is a buyer’s market. Where to buy property in 2021

Spain property market Whether you dream of a bolt hole on the Costa Blanca or the Canary Islands, here’s our guide to buying amid Covid and Brexit. By Zoe Dare Hall Despite Brexit, the pandemic and any other hoops that lie between us and enjoying homes in the Spanish sun, the British are still by far the […]

Golf homes: Pent up demand from British tourists ready

Golf Homes Buyers looking for golf homes with private outdoor space, pools and flexible internal areas (Taylor Wimpey España) Single-family homes account for record-breaking 20.43% of transactions (Q3 2020) Palma Tourism Board “confident” that British visitors will be some of earliest to return Popular tourism destinations such as Spain have been hit hard by the COVID-19 […]

Interest in homes soars during winter lockdown – and you could buy one too

Interest in homes soars during winter lockdown Buying abroad With travel restrictions in place that, currently, have no end in sight, how can buyers turn their dream of holiday home ownership into reality? According to CostaLuz Lawyers, with the right safeguards in place, it is perfectly possible to buy a Spanish property safely online during […]

Interest in homes in Spain and Portugal

Interest in homes in Spain and Portugal soars during winter lockdown – and you could buy one too Cold days and long winter nights in lockdown have left people dreaming of sunnier climes according to property experts. The Association of Portuguese Resorts said almost a quarter of international enquiries at the end of 2020 were from the […]

Spanish property buyers focus on green second homes

Spanish property buyers focus on green second homes as Malaga gets first National Park Sierra de las Nieves to become Spain’s 16th National Park later this year Designation includes strict environmental protections Taylor Wimpey España reports uptick in interest in greener homes Later this year, Spain’s Malaga province will finally get its first National Park, […]

How to buy a home in Spain safely during lockdown

How to buy a home in Spain safely during lockdown British appetite for holidays and second homes in Spain remains strong CostaLuz Lawyers walks buyers through safe online buying practices Pre-foreclosure purchases deliver savings of up to 60% The Covid-19 pandemic has done little to quell the long-term British love for Spain. In fact, the […]

A topic for debate – should the construction industry remain open?

Construction With Britain, and many other parts of the world, currently undergoing the worst months of the Covid-19 pandemic, some have called for tighter restrictions and lockdowns – questioning whether things like construction work is indeed essential. The view from Spain This is not just an issue of debate in the UK – the same […]

Spain update – post-Brexit residency rules and high UK demand for second homes

Spain residency rules While Brexit may now be well and truly done, British citizens residing in Spain who have yet to complete the necessary paperwork surrounding residency have been given a lifeline by the Spanish authorities.Those who can prove they lived in Spain prior to December 31 2020 can still apply for residency there, the […]

Brit’s Interest in Spanish Second Homes Spikes 39 Percent in January

Interst Spanish homes Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is reporting this week interest in Spanish second homes continues to grow by the British during the COVID-19 pandemic. UK visitors to the company’s website increased by 39% during the first week of 2021, when compared to the first week of 2020. Interest from other European […]

UK interest in Spanish second homes up 39%

  UK-based visitors to Taylor Wimpey España website up 39% in first week of January Demand ranging from key-ready homes to brand new off-plan launches Would-be buyers using virtual tours to view their dream homes during lockdown Interest in Spanish second homes continues to grow, as British families while away the lockdown hours perusing their […]

Demand for second homes in Spain soars by nearly 40% in first week of January

Demand for second homes in Spain soars by nearly 40% in first week of January as Britons in lockdown eye up place in the sun despite Brexit Taylor Wimpey Espana saw demand for properties increase at the start of year Interest in properties rose by 39 per cent during the first week of January    Brexit […]

How to buy property in Spain

Second home buyers have for decades been turning to Spain as the ideal place to purchase a holiday property. Spain’s weather, scenery, way of life, relatively low cost of living, gastronomy and more make it a win with holidaymakers from around the globe, many of whom visit the country regularly enough to make owning a […]

Rising enquiries signal renewed confidence in Spanish second homes

Spanish second homes: Rising enquiries signal renewed confidence as dust settles on Brexit deal Taylor Wimpey España reports 30% increase in leads 2021 likely to see release of pent-up demand for second homes Growth in home working leading to different ways of using holiday properties As the dust settles on the UK’s last minute Brexit deal […]

UK lockdowns encourage interest in a Spanish place in the sun

Spanish place in the sun: DEVELOPER Taylor Wimpey Spain says that „lockdown misery“ is helping new home sales as they launch five developments for 2021. The British-owned company also claims that the new properties will „boost the economic recovery of Spain“. Mallorca is getting three new developments, along with one each at Marbella Lake on […]

Is 2021 the year to work from Spain?

New initiative encourages remote working globally from a base in Alicante Taylor Wimpey España points to significant pent up demand for homes in Spain during 2021 and 2022 Barbados hit the headlines this summer with its ‘Welcome Stamp’ initiative, which encouraged people from around the world to move to the country to work remotely for a year. […]

Taylor Wimpey España to launch five new developments

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced that it will launch five new developments during the first quarter of 2021, in a move that signals the company’s confidence in the long-term appeal of Spanish second homes. “We’ve seen plenty of interest in Spanish second homes during 2020, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Many buyers […]

Why it’s always important to look to the longer-term

Why it’s always important to look to the longer-term 2020 has been a year like no other in so many ways. Taylor Wimpey España has been operating in Spain for over 60 years and I’ve been selling second homes with the company for more than 25. In that time, I’ve seen all manner of economic […]

5 new launches for the New Year

Taylor Wimpey España gears up for 2021 Developments will launch in Q1 2021 New launches complement strong offer of key-ready homes Taylor Wimpey España confident in enduring appeal of Spanish property Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced that it will launch five new developments during the first quarter of 2021, in a move that […]

Pandemic opens people’s eyes to potential of working remotely from overseas

Working remotely Terraces with golf, marina and sea views await those looking to ditch the commute for good (Taylor Wimpey España) 24% of employees now working remotely (ONS) Longer-term benefits of remote-first approach now more widely understood As the UK ploughs on with the battle against COVID-19, the government has once more asked that all […]

Navigating the pandemic: virtual tours

Virtual tours If there’s one thing I’ve learned from selling second homes during the pandemic, it’s to be flexible. There’s still plenty of buyers out there who want second homes in Spain but between social distancing and travel restrictions viewing properties is a lot more complicated that it used to be. So if you want […]

Huge surge in enquiries for homes in Spain.

Homes in Spain Many Brits have been dreaming of a getaway with days of sunshine and sandy beaches and maybe now working from a remote location is a reality, Spain could provide the answer. Rightmove data from May 2020, show that searches for property for sale abroad rose 33% compared to the previous year highlighting […]

Taylor Wimpey Spain highlights different buyer behaviours

Taylor Wimpey Spain highlights different buyer behaviours Still plenty of liquidity in market Limited travel, rather than money, is major barrier this time around However, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España, which has been building homes successfully in Spain for over 60 years, reports a very different experience this time around and several hightlights. “We’re […]

Responible building – Using translation services to transcend language

Responible building Building and construction are responsible for 39% of global carbon emissions. However, the World Green Building Council asserts that the sector could reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Achieving this means our approach to sustainability needs to transcend language and culture, with quality translations enabling the brightest minds in the construction sector to work […]

New development: British building giant gives Mallorca a lift:

New development plans British building giant, Taylor Wimpey España, gave the coronavirus hit local economy a lift this morning with the announcement that they would be building 33 new chalets in the Sa Rapita area of the island. The announcement is expected to sustain a number of jobs in the area. The British building giant […]

Would you buy a Spanish holiday home without setting foot in it?

Spanish holiday home: Taylor Wimpey España offering live mobile show home visits Tourism spending unlikely to hit pre-pandemic levels before 2024 (McKinsey) Reputation and trust now more important than ever Spanish holiday home: The global travel and tourism industry continues to feel the pressure of the COVID-19 pandemic. McKinsey projects that international tourist arrivals will […]

Taylor Wimpey España confirms increasing importance of outdoor space

Taylor Wimpey: outdoor space Knight Frank’s Global Buyer Survey 2020 found that Spain was one of the top three locations for those considering a post-Covid-19 move overseas. Now, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shed new light on the kinds of properties that new buyers are seeking. Sales and Marketing Director of Taylor […]

Taylor Wimpey España confirms increasing importance of outdoor space

Taylor Wimpey España confirms increasing importance of outdoor space, as buyers refuse to rein in budgets Knight Frank’s Global Buyer Survey 2020 found that Spain was one of the top three locations for those considering a post-Covid-19 move overseas. Now, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has shed new light on the kinds of properties that […]

Five essential tips for selling the property to overseas buyers

Property overseas: Understand your buyers and localize your approach It’s essential to understand your buyers, from the kind of properties that they’re looking for to the way they like to make decisions. Sales and Marketing Director at Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, comments: “It’s really important to understand both the similarities and the differences between […]

LA CALA RANKED IN TOP 3 RESORTS IN SPAIN AND BEST 4-STAR RESORT

Golf World Top 100 listing also ranks La Cala’s America & Europa courses in Spain’s top 30. La Cala Resert is the latest stage of a €120 million joint-venture between FBD and leading property developer Taylor Wimpey. More than 320 homes over six different developments have already been constructed as part of a plan to […]

Increasing Numbers Of Brits Seek Sun-Kissed Spanish holiday Homes

British and Spanish website visitors leading interest in holiday homes Leads up 55% across May to August, compared with 2019 Digital viewings and video tours helping to fuel demand Spanish holiday homes builder, Taylor Wimpey España, has reported significant growth in the number of enquiries it’s receiving for its properties on mainland Spain, Mallorca and […]

Increasing numbers of Brits seek sun-kissed second homes in Spain

British and Spanish website visitors leading interest in holiday homes (Taylor Wimpey España) Leads up 55% across May to August, compared with 2019 Digital viewings and video tours helping to fuel demand Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported significant growth in the number of enquiries it is receiving for its properties in Spain, Mallorca and […]

Increasing numbers of Brits seek sun-kissed second homes in Spain

Second homes in Spain Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported significant growth in the number of enquiries it is receiving for its properties in Spain, Mallorca and Ibiza. Leads were up by 21% year to date for August 2020 versus August 2019, while the May to August 2020 period saw a leap […]

Taylor Wimpey España reveals what makes a Spanish holiday home perfect

Spanish holiday home Families are seeking flexibility in how they use their space Views of nature are important for relaxation Buyers want homes for now and for ‘after’ Spanish holiday home: The COVID-19 pandemic has done much to change the way we think about our homes, both in terms of how we use them and […]

Spanish second home buyers to live in Harmony with nature at new Taylor Wimpey España development

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed its latest development – the stunning Harmony apartments at La Cala Golf Resort on the Costa del Sol. The development enjoys the highest location at La Cala, meaning the homes will deliver panoramic golf, sea and mountain views. Harmony will provide 56 luxury homes spread across six buildings, including two- […]

La Cala Unveils Next Stage Of Property Development Project: new apartments

La Cala has announced details of a €13.5 million project to build 56 luxury apartments at the luxury Spanish resort. The Harmony Development will feature panoramic terraces offering views of the resort, which is located between the Sierra des Mijas mountains and the Mediterranean sea. The project is the latest stage of a €120 million joint-venture between La […]

Taylor Wimpey España reveals 3 unexpected ways COVID has impacted second homes

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has spent more than 60 years satisfying clients’ wishes when it comes to what they want out of a second home. However, it seems that the COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to some unusual requirements. “It’s a given that COVID-19 has caused buyers to want more spacious properties and decent […]

Q&A – is now the right time to put pounds into property in Spain?

Leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España launched two new developments this month – exclusive, frontline marina apartments at Pier 1 at the Marina de Sotogrande and prime golf properties at Kiruna Hills at the Alenda Golf Club. Meanwhile, parent company Taylor Wimpey has just completed a capital raise of £522 million, providing a solid foundation […]

COVID-conscious buyers opting for new build homes in exclusive Spanish enclaves

The second home market is alive and well in Spain, albeit in a more subdued fashion than before the COVID-19 outbreak, according to leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España. The company reports that buyers are prioritising new build apartments as they seek a share of the Spanish sunshine, with newly built homes delivering a range […]

Would you buy property on a golf resort after coronavirus?

More buyers are choosing to invest in a home where they can play this socially distanced sport. However, for British buyers, Spain’s Costa del Sol still retains a magnetic pull, with 70 golf courses along the coast and inland. “All but one of our Costa del Sol developments has a golf course. In a post-pandemic […]

TAYLOR WIMPEY RAISES £522M FOR LAND ACQUISITIONS

Taylor Wimpey land acquisitions Taylor Wimpey raises £522 million from investors to buy land in the U.K. and various European countries such as Spain. The British housebuilder aims to take advantage of potentially cheaper land prices due to the pandemic. The developer is launching two new projects on Spain’s Costa Blanca with a €48 million investment […]

The British Firm Taylor Wimpey Launches Luxury Home Projects in Sotogrande and Alicante

The property developer plans to invest 13.2 million euros in two new developments on the Spanish coast. New developments in Sotogrande and Alicante. Taylor Wimpey España is venturing into the post-pandemic market for luxury housing in Spain as sources from the company explain, “because tourists come to our shores, and with them the demand for […]

Positivity returns to Spanish second homes market

Spanish second home market Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced the launch of two brand new developments, in the latest sign that Spain is returning to some kind of normal. Kiruna Hills, at Alenda Golf, Alicante, and Pier 1, at the prestigious Marina de Sotogrande on the Costa del Sol will provide […]

Taylor Wimpey España launches two new developments

Kiruna Hills and Pier 1 will provide buyers with an array of choice Air bridge with Spain providing Britons with easy access to sunshine once more Ryanair flights running at 67% full even before air bridges announced Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced the launch of two brand new developments, in the latest sign […]

Taylor Wimpey España reveals second homes for the new normal

Second homes in Spain: new mindset Quarantine on British visitors to Spain lifted from 21 June UK visitors to Taylor Wimpey España website up 88% in May Larger homes, on-site sports facilities and plentiful outdoor space topping buyers’ wish lists Spain has lifted its requirement for British visitors arriving in the country to enter quarantine. […]

Taylor Wimpey España: safety and security for second home buyers

Safety home Airlines are also getting ready to serve those who will once more be allowed to visit Spain. Wizz Air has announced four new Spanish routes for this summer, while KLM has added flights to Alicante and Malaga to its schedule for July. The Lufthansa Group, meanwhile, will see four of its airlines making […]

Taylor Wimpey España prioritises safety and security for second home buyers

España second home: Like many businesses right now, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is getting to grips with the new version of normal that is evolving all around us. Spain is partway through a phased easing of lockdown restrictions and is now able to look ahead to the summer season that is so vital to […]

Spain opens for summer, as arrivals quarantine dropped from 1 July

Summer 2020:  Spain has already relaxed a range of lockdown measures, with the result that life in the sun-kissed holiday destination is moving towards a new kind of normal. And, as leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España points out, the country is ideally suited to those looking to pursue a more socially distant life. “With […]

Your place in the sun

Your place in the sun: SPAIN Overseas property and finance specialist said appetite for foreign property remains strong and will return once conditions improve: “Our customers are putting their plans on hold for now but eight out of 10 plan to press on as the pandemic recedes.” Sales and marketing director at developer Taylor Wimpey […]

Spain construction sector swings back into action, what can the UK learn?

Spain construction sector Spain construction swings back into action Taylor Wimpey España shares experiences of lockdown easing Virtual viewings and social distancing here to stay Fully refundable deposits and furniture vouchers helping to kickstart sales Spain and the UK have a number of striking similarities in terms of their COVID-19 journey, with the Iberian country leading the […]

Top tips for Spanish property buyers – experts offer their guidance

Top tips for Spanish property buyers In recent weeks we have extensively covered the impact of Covid-19 on British buyers in Spain, including how buying with a Spanish mortgage could help and how purchasers can push ahead with their second home dreams despite the ongoing pandemic. Here, to offer further expert guidance, we speak to Taylor Wimpey España. […]

Soak up the Spanish culture from the comfort of your sofa

Spanish culture: sunshine, beaches, food and wine Taylor Wimpey España indulges buyers’ dreams of summer in Spain Home builder promotes online viewings and patience Homes sold to 40 different nationalities over past 60 years Usually at this time of year, plenty of people would be looking forward to their Spanish summer holiday, with its long days […]

Island Retreat: Getting To Know Cala Vinyes In Mallorca

Taylor Wimpey España, which has been developing second homes across the Spanish mainland and islands for the past 60 years. Marc moved to Mallorca from his native Germany 30 years ago and one of his favourite spots on the island is Cala Vinyes. He told LLM why: “Cala Vinyes is a wonderfully peaceful little resort […]

Taylor Wimpey España delivers message of hope and solidarity

Solidarity: Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is sharing a message of positivity and hope for the Spanish property market. Despite staff being in lock-down right now, the company is looking to the future and focusing on the day when the sun will shine brightly on the Spanish coast once more. “The Taylor Wimpey España […]

BRITISH buyers in Spain have surged by 125% – Taylor Wimpey

British Buyers:  Taylor Wimpey Espana, a leading Spanish home builder has reported the staggering increase in UK nationals buying homes in Spain, as uncertainty around Brexit has finally forced people into action. Brits were the top nationality of buyers across December 2019 and January 2020. Andalucia was the most popular region for property sales with […]

Island Retreat: Getting To Know Cala Vinyes In Mallorca

Island retreat: Mallorca has been a playground for the rich and famous for decades, with the island’s stunning scenery, Mediterranean climate and sumptuous cuisine winning over visitors from around the world. The island has become busy tourism spot, but there are still plenty of quiet retreats available to those who know where to look. We […]

British buyers in Spain surge by 125% as Taylor Wimpey España

British buyers in Spain: Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has reported a 125% jump in British buyer numbers, as the uncertainty around the UK’s departure from the EU has finally turned into action. Brits were the top buyer nationality in both December 2019 and January 2020, with total growth across the two months standing […]

Sotogrande development. Why Cadiz is so Attractive to Visitors and Investors

Taylor Wimpey España’s Sotogrande development – named Pier thanks to its frontline location on the stunning Marina de Sotogrande – provides second-home buyers with their own taste of luxury, with the two- and three-bedroom homes forming a private, gated community with pools and garden areas. The high-end homes are packed with luxury touches, as befits […]

Taylor Wimpey Spain plans to invest 92 million in seven new promotions

Taylor Wimpey Spain plans to launch seven new promotions in the first half of the year that will involve an investment of 92 million euros and the construction of 430 homes. The areas in which the company plans to expand are Mallorca, where it will launch a total of three promotions, followed by Costa Blanca […]

Taylor Wimpey España sees 24.7% Increase in Average Selling Price

Taylor Wimpey España sees 24.7% Increase in Average Selling Price Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed a 24.7% increase in the average selling price of its properties in 2019. The company’s annual report shows a jump from an average selling price of €344,000 in 2018 to €429,000 in 2019, indicating a notable […]

Taylor Wimpey España annual report: demand for Spanish homes

Taylor Wimpey annual report: Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed a 24.7% increase in the average selling price of its properties in 2019. The company’s annual report shows a jump from an average selling price of €344,000 in 2018 to €429,000 in 2019, indicating a notable shift if the level of space and luxury […]

Investors snap up Spanish homes

Investors Spanish homes Property investors have been busy purchasing properties at the La Vila Paradis development on the east coast of Spain. The development, built by Taylor Wimpey España, is located in Villajoyosa in Alicante on the Costa Blanca. La Vila Paradis was built in four phases, providing a total of 134 properties, with homes […]

Taylor Wimpey España celebrates sellout success to start the 2020s

Taylor Wimpey success: The end of a year – let alone the end of a decade – is the ideal time to look back and reflect on past successes, as well as to look to the future. In the case of leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España, one of 2019’s successes has been selling […]

Greenery wins out over beaches as Taylor Wimpey reveals 2019’s best-selling holiday homes

Holiday Homes: Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed its bestselling resorts, providing fascinating insights into what Britons buying in different parts of Spain are looking for. In the Costa Blanca, for example, British buyers are all about homes that offer extensive outdoor space. At Kiruna Residencial, where the three-bedroom townhouses are priced from €178,000 […]

Taylor Wimpey España showcases top holiday home trends for 2020

Sustainability will be top of many buyers’ lists of priorities The kitchen as the heart of the home will see spacious, light-filled areas come to the fore British buyers still leading the way, accounting for 14.3% of foreign buyers in Spain (Colegio Registradores de España) A new decade is nearly upon us and, for leading […]

Last apartments and penthouses with sea view in Elviria – Marbella. Now key ready

La Floresta Sur is a new development of Taylor Wimpey Spain located near Marbella, just a short drive to the beach and amenities. The spectacular environment surrounding the residential has been declared a biosphere reserve by UNESCO, due to the richness and beauty of the forests of cork oaks and pine trees. Offering spectacular views of […]

Taylor Wimpey España launches boutique Sun Valley golf development at prestigious La Cala resort

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced the launch of its latest development – 23 two- and three-bedroom apartments at the boutique Sun Valley site at La Cala Golf in Mijas, on the Costa del Sol. Built to the developer’s usual exemplary standards, the homes will include spacious, south- or southwest-facing terraces. Sun Valley’s position at the […]

Taylor Wimpey España launches Sun Valley development at La Cala – Golf News

Main Spanish dwelling builder Taylor Wimpey España has introduced the launch of its newest improvement – 23 two- and three-bedroom flats on the boutique Solar Valley website at La Cala Golf in Mijas, on the Costa del Sol. The properties shall be constructed on prime of the hill overlooking La Cala’s America course, offering panoramic views […]

Why sustainability is high on the agenda for Taylor Wimpey España

The increase in climate protests across the world is driving the ecological agenda and property developers, renovators and landlords are under more pressure to play their part than ever before.  However some constructors, including Taylor Wimpey España, are receiving praise for their latest developments which protect local ecosystems and indigenous tree and plant species by making […]

Taylor Wimpey España Launches Boutique Development At La Cala

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has announced the launch of its latest development – 23 two- and three-bedroom apartments at the boutique Sun Valley site at La Cala Golf in Mijas, on the Costa del Sol. The homes will be built on top of the hill overlooking La Cala’s America course, providing panoramic views of both […]

Bargain hunting in the Costa del Sol

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has flagged up the Costa del Sol as the ideal place for second home bargain hunters. While budget-conscious buyers have traditionally flocked to the Costa Blanca – where townhouses such as those at Kiruna Residencial cost from as little as €178,000 plus VAT for three bedrooms – a number of price reductions […]

Property market update with Taylor Wimpey España

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España to get his insights into the market. Coastal and golf properties are always popular, both with holiday home buyers and those seeking a permanent residence. New builds are also proving particularly popular right now and are outstripping previously owned properties in terms of rising prices. Kyero’s recent House Price Index (Q2, […]

Who’s buying in Spain and where?

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has been building homes along the mainland coastline and in select Spanish island locations for the past 60 years, so has seen plenty of buyer trends come and go during that time. However, certain elements of Spanish holiday homes have remained remarkably constant. http://thepropertygroupsite.com/2019/10/03/whos-buying-in-spain-and-where/

THE SPANISH PROPERTY RENAISSANCE

The appetite for high-end homes quickens along the Spanish coast The program broadcasted by Bloomberg TV on the 14th of September 2019 explores recent developments in the property market for second homes on the Spanish mediterranean coast. From the market collapse triggered by the 2008 credit crunch to the current new cycle as the Spanish coast is […]

Spanish homes could be yours

Taylor Wimpey España, said: “September in Spain means low-cost travel, quieter beaches and golf courses and plentiful sunshine. The summer crowds are dissipating and it’s time to experience this fabulous country in a more relaxed fashion. From lingering over meals on pretty terraces to cooling dips in the pool, visitors can take the time to […]

FIND YOUR LUXURY SPANISH HOME BESIDES THE FAIRWAYS WITH TAYLOR WIMPEY ESPAÑA

Golfers looking to enjoy the sunshine golfing life offered in southern Spain are being invited to take a look at range of new properties that have been built on some of the country’s most famous golf resorts. Leading Spanish housebuilder Taylor Wimpey España has launched a stunning range of brand new homes located right next to some […]

2020’s Hottest Holiday Home Interior Design Trends

Interior design plays a key role in this. That’s why the Taylor Wimpey España team dress a show home for each and every development that we build. Each of these show homes is unique and so all of them have their own sense of style, to give prospective buyers a real sense of the space […]

Latest Tinsa report reveals Spanish property market is all about the coast

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España is one company that is busy constructing new homes in key coastal areas, with the Tinsa report reconfirming its faith in the long-term future of the Spanish second home market. http://www.theleader.info/2019/07/16/latest-tinsa-report-reveals-spanish-property-market-is-all-about-the-coast/#_

Insta-ready Spanish holiday homes to move into this summer

Taylor Wimpey España announces summer special offer on 3 Costa del Sol developments. Key-ready homes available for use this summer. With more than 60 years’ experience, leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has just launched its summer sales campaign, with three special offers available for buyers looking for holiday homes in the Costa del Sol. http://thepropertytimes.in/insta-ready-spanish-holiday-homes-move-summer/

Estepona, the new Marbella?

The end result is that Estepona is booming and prices are rising. Significant international finance companies are investing heavily in the town, cranes are whirling, and super-sized posters advertise new projects. The current population of 70,000 looks set to increase as new homes are built, most aimed at international buyers who come with a budget […]

Spain’s Balearic Islands Are Home To Price Growth Double The National Average

On the island of Ibiza, those seeking their ideal home (whether as a second home or a permanent residence), now have a superb new development to consider. Taylor Wimpey España has just announced the launch of Sunset Ibiza – the company’s first development on the island since 2014. https://homesandtravel.co.uk/2019/05/07/spains-balearic-islands-are-home-to-price-growth-double-the-national-average/

Balearic house price growth double national average, as Taylor Wimpey España announces Sunset Ibiza launch

On the island of Ibiza, those seeking their ideal home (whether as a second home or a permanent residence), now have a superb new development to consider. Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España has just announced the launch of Sunset Ibiza – the company’s first development on the island since 2014. http://thepropertytimes.in/balearic-house-price-growth-double-national-average-taylor-wimpey-espana-announces-sunset-ibiza-launch/

Taylor Wimpey España takes the #10yearchallenge

10 years ago, Taylor Wimpey España (then Taylor Woodrow) was focused on providing high-quality holiday homes in key Spanish hotspots, just as it is today. However, the modern company is considerably larger than its younger self. 2008 saw a total of 120 reservations, while 2018 saw 341 – an increase of 184%. At the same […]

Meet the Key Players When Buying a Property in Spain

Taylor Wimpey España, says. “The developer should be well-established and have a strong reputation. The buyer should ask how long they’ve been working in the country and how much experience they have working with their particular nationality. This can help with everything from legal notes and the purchase process, to buying furniture. https://www.aplaceinthesun.com/articles/2019/03/meet-the-key-players-when-buying-a-property-in-spain

Is the Spanish property market set to heat up in 2019?

Developers are active again Taylor Wimpey Espana has six new launches planned just in the first half of 2019. Although the Spanish property market has been in the process of recovery for some time now, much of its progress has been a case of recovering old ground and, essentially, getting back to normality, rather than […]

Britons Rush To Gain Spanish Citizenship

Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España has reported a 13.6% uplift in legal completions of its properties in 2018, as the Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca and Mallorca remain prized locations for second home owners. The number of foreigners buying in Spain has also risen, hitting 15% according to Fiabci Spain. https://homesandtravel.co.uk/2019/01/24/britons-rush-to-gain-spanish-citizenship-before-brexit/

Taylor Wimpey to Invest €70M in 8 Developments in 2019

Taylor Wimpey Spain is setting out its roadmap for 2019. The Spanish subsidiary of the British real estate group is going to launch eight developments with an initial investment of €71 million during the course of this year.   https://www.auraree.com/real-estate-news/taylor-wimpey-to-invest-e70m-in-8-developments-in-2019/  

When is the best time to buy a house? Expert reveals why you should buy NOW

Taylor Wimpey Espana said: “When it comes to buying an overseas property in sunny locations such as Spain, Christmas is a good time to buy. “With fewer tourists around than in the summer months, those purchasing homes can enjoy more attention from local agents. There are also weather-related benefits, with house-hunting trips in the sunshine […]

Taylor Wimpey España will Launch 6 New Developments in H1 2019

Taylor Wimpey is going to continue betting on second homes in Spain. The British property developer is going to launch six new developments in the country during the first half of 2019. The projects will contain 330 homes in total and will be located in three main areas: the Balearic Islands, the Costa del Sol and […]

Old School Spain Is Back In Fashion As Brits Eye Up New Homes In Sotogrande

Taylor Wimpey España is one of those focusing on Sotogrande – already famous for its hosting of the Ryder Cup and numerous polo tournaments – and its appeal to a new generation of expats. https://homesandtravel.co.uk/2018/11/30/old-school-spain-is-back-in-fashion-as-brits-eye-up-new-homes-in-sotogrande/

Sun, sea and great weather: good value holiday home options for golfers on the Costa del Sol

British buyers have an ongoing love affair with the Costa del Sol. Taylor Wimpey Spain is selling Horizon Apartments, handsome new-build homes overlooking the golf course at La Cala, from £250,000 for two-bedroom flats and £297,000 for three-bedroom flats. Southern Europe’s largest golf resort is La Cala, established nearly 30 years ago near Mijas, just 25 […]

Brits remain top foreign buyers in Spain, despite (or because of) Brexit

The latest data reveals that Spain’s property market is back to pre-crisis levels and that British buyers are the leading group of foreigners investing in Spanish real estate. During the first half of 2018, a total of 53,359 house purchases by made non-Spanish nationals, according to the latest data released by the General Council of Notaries this […]

Brits remain top overseas buyers of Spanish property

  The Spanish property market continues to perform strongly overall, according to the findings, with local demand and foreign demand nearly neck and neck. The famous holiday resorts of the Costa del Sol and Costa Blanca remain particularly popular among overseas buyers, with figures from the Association of Spanish Land Registrars revealing that foreign purchasers […]

It’s all about the prime market in the south of Spain

Taylor Wimpey España’s focus is on properties costing between €250,000 and €300,000 (£217,000 and £260,000), which equates to a new two-bedroom apartment in Estepona or Mijas, where land is available to develop. Mijas is a golf and beach destination 20 minutes from Marbella and Malaga. British love affair with the Costa del Sol is a […]

Spanish property market in show of strength, as Britons remain top foreign buyers

Leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España reports that the Costa del Sol and Costa Blanca remain firm favorites with foreign buyers, as figures from the Association of Spanish Land Registrars show that foreigners now account for almost 13% of Spanish property purchases. Overall, the Spanish property market continues to perform strongly, with local demand and foreign demand […]

Would you buy a Spanish new build home?

How developers are trying to put past problems to rest and tempt British buyers again. A combination of sun, sea, and golf has always drawn Britons to consider Spain’s Costa del Sol as a location to buy an overseas property. Developer Taylor Wimpey de España is one of the developers increasing the number of homes that […]

Taylor Wimpey España is investing in the Costa del Sol

Taylor Wimpey España is going for gold on the Costa del Sol. The Spanish subsidiary of the British real estate group, which specialises in second homes for foreigners, has invested €68 million in the launch of several residential developments along the coast of Málaga. The company has started construction of projects such as Horizon Golf, a complex […]

A Holiday Home For All Seasons

Long, lazy summer days on the beach in Spain have prompted many to think about buying a second home in Iberia. Easily accessible from the UK and enjoying far better weather, Spain is a popular choice for Brits looking to own a slice of the sunshine overseas. Taylor Wimpey España takes into account when looking at […]

GUEST POSTCARD FROM MALAGA – SPAIN’S NEWEST CULTURAL HOTSPOT

Taylor Wimpey Spain wanted to share a few insights on why Malaga is being flagged as Spain’s most exciting cultural hotspot Spain’s sixth largest city, Malaga has plenty to offer those who visit. Most who come here are firmly focused on Malaga’s beaches, which are simply beautiful, the area’s spectacular golf courses or it’s abundant nautical […]

Key-ready holiday homes in time for Christmas – Taylor Wimpey España

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España, is offering buyers the chance to purchase a brand new holiday home. With new prices for homes in Alicante, Mallorca and Marbella, the trusted house builder has key-ready properties and a simple purchase process that takes both the worry and the hassle out of buying overseas. In terms of the […]

Overseas Property & the Countdown to Brexit

This tallies with overseas property businesses reporting soaring interest from Britons. “Over the last year we have seen reservations of our Spanish properties by British buyers shoot up by 77 per cent,” Marc Pritchard, of Taylor Wimpey España, said this summer. “In the Costa del Sol we’ve witnessed a 100 per cent increase in reservations. […]

Taylor Wimpey España celebrates 6,000 property sales to 40 nationalities

In this modern era of political and economic uncertainty, maintaining a successful business over the course of several years is something to be celebrated. No wonder, then, that the team behind leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España were keen to mark their 60th anniversary of delivering superior quality homes across Spain and its islands. On Friday 14 […]

Lack of Supply blamed for Downturn of Balearic’s Property Market

Demand, however, has remained strong. Home builder Taylor Wimpey Espana reported a rise of 25% in reservations for Mallorca-based property in the year to date, compared to the same period in 2017. https://www.propertyshowrooms.com/spain/property/news/lack-supply-blamed-for-downturn-balearic-s-property-market.html

Taylor Wimpey reports surge in Spanish home completions

The number of homes completed by Taylor Wimpey España has increased by 91%, amid a thriving property market in Spain. Taylor Wimpey España’s customer satisfaction rate is currently running at 98%. “This approach has supported the positive results that we have achieved in terms of completions and has positioned Taylor Wimpey España well for the […]

Taylor Wimpey España construirá 64 viviendas en la Marina de Sotogrande

La promotora inmobiliaria Taylor Wimpey, una de las más importantes del Reino Unido, va a construir 64 viviendas en la Marina de Sotogrande, en una inversión que supera los doce millones de euros. El alcalde, Juan Carlos Ruiz Boix, se ha reunido hoy, martes, con representantes de dicha empresa para conocer más detalles del proyecto. […]

Number of Brits buying Costa del Sol Property has doubled because of Brexit

Taylor Wimpey España confirmed the growing trend, having seen far more UK buyers over the past 12 months. BBVA Bank’s forecast of a 5% property price increase for Spanish real estate underlines the fact that Spanish property is once again a „must-have“ for international buyers. https://www.propertyshowrooms.com/spain/property/news/number-brits-buying-costa-del-sol-property-has-doubled-because-brexit

Huge surge in Brits buying costa homes in Spain as Brexit looms

“We’ve seen a sustained increase in British buyers on the Costa del Sol over the past year,” said Taylor Wimpey España. “The exchange rate has a huge influence over such matters. We’ve also seen a 15% increase in the number of property reservations across mainland Spain and the Balearic Islands as a whole, with reservations […]

Why you should invest in a house by the sea according to new research

Property news: Taylor Wimpey España is a Spanish property developer that makes sure homes have access to water. Benefits are reported to include cognitive, emotional, psychological, social and spiritual health, with beachside homes providing respite for mind, body and soul. For Britons looking to buy or sell their properties, it could be useful to consider […]

Consumer confidence and property prices rise hand in hand in Spain, as growth rate reaches highest level for 10 years

Customer satisfaction stood at 100% for the most recent month (March 2018) for Taylor Wimpey España’s Balearic properties, having remained well above 95% since late 2017. With resorts such as Marina Golf available, it’s easy to see why. The modern, Mediterranean-style village complex offers three-bedroom homes with south-west-facing private terraces and gardens, all surrounded by some of […]

The Beaches Of The Spanish Coastal Town Of Villajoyosa Attract Tourists

Sunshine, sand and superb chocolate make for a winning combination Taylor Wimpey España down to last few homes for sale at La Vila Paradis, after strong demand. Located on the sunshine-draped Costa Blanca, Villajoyosa is a haven for those who love the beachside lifestyle. One of Spain’s leading home builders, Taylor Wimpey España, is a […]

Spain still top spot for British retiring to Europe

Taylor Wimpey España “We design our homes to appeal to residents of all ages, from families with young children to retirees living alone or as couples. Generously proportioned terraces and spacious living areas mean that residents can enjoy the space as they wish, adapting its use to suit their particular lifestyle. We also take care […]

Homes fit for royalty as new routes launch to Puerto Banus

Crowded as it is with A-listers, it is hardly surprising then that Puerto Banus draws in hordes of visitors intent on holidaying like the stars. Now, however, holidaymakers can live like their icons too, thanks to the stunning new Royal Banus Marbella resort from leading Spanish home builder  Taylor Wimpey Espana. Built in 1970 by local property […]

High-end Buyers Return to Spanish Cities and Towns

Spain’s leading home builder, Taylor Wimpey España, recorded a 12.3% increase in new-home orders, mostly in second-home markets like Costa Blanca.  Inquiries for new homes increased 13%, the firm said in an end-of-year statement.  The majority of the builders’ sales were to Germans, although they registered purchases made by more than 30 nationalities, including a large […]

Homes fit for royalty as new routes launch to Puerto Banus

Crowded as it is with A-listers, it is hardly surprising then that Puerto Banus draws in hordes of visitors intent on holidaying like the stars. Now, however, holidaymakers can live like their icons too, thanks to the stunning new Royal Banus Marbella resort from leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey Espana. http://aboutmanchester.co.uk/homes-fit-for-royalty-as-new-routes-launch-to-puerto-banus/

Taylor Wimpey España showcases homes for discerning golfers

In The Westin La Quinta Golf Resort in Benahavis, on the Costa del Sol, Taylor Wimpey España’s Le Caprice development consists of 14 exclusive apartments, penthouses and duplexes that have been designed with discerning golfers in mind. The south-west facing development enjoys spectacular views over the golf course and the stunning Mediterranean coastline, with spacious, light-filled homes set […]

Fancy your own love nest in Majorca?

Taylor Wimpey Spain say: There are many reasons why Mallorca has a unique and romantic feel. The Mallorquin people are passionate and I have no doubt that the island will steal your heart ‚The coastline is truly stunning with an amazing 200 beaches, many of which boast Blue Flags, all over the island. ‚It is […]

Head to Malaga to breathe cleaner air in your second home

Always committed to delivering what clients want, housebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, which has operated successfully in Spain for 60 years (1958-2018), is building eco-friendly homes in Malaga province for those looking to live and breathe clean air. “Located on the Costa del Sol, in one of the most exclusive areas of Benahavis, Malaga, the unique […]

Ignacio Oslé: Director of Taylor Wimpey in Andalucía

Established in Spain 60 years ago, Taylor Wimpey España is a subsidiary of Taylor Wimpey PLC, a multinational real estate developer listed on the stock exchange, with its headquarters in the United Kingdom. This guarantees reliability and solvency for all the property projects it develops, and total security for buyers of its homes. http://www.andaluciagolf.com/en/news/interviews/4243-ignacio-osle-director-of-taylor-wimpey-in-andalucia

Taylor Wimpey and La Cala Golf announce a new development

The joint venture between British constructor Taylor Wimpey and the La Cala Resort group is proving an enormous success, according to representatives of the two firms. They say properties are selling well, and they have now just announced that a new development is to be built. Called Grandview, it will consist of 40 apartments and […]

Head to Malaga to breathe cleaner air in your second home

Live and breathe clean air Always committed to delivering what clients want, housebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, which has operated successfully in Spain for 60 years (1958-2018), is building eco-friendly homes in Malaga province for those looking to live and breathe clean air. https://homesandtravel.co.uk/2018/03/09/head-to-malaga-to-breathe-cleaner-air-in-your-second-home/

Foreign buyers return to Spanish property market

‘Spain’s economy is the fastest growing in the Eurozone, bringing greater confidence back the property market and thus attracting demand from North European countries. Over the last few years, we have seen a real boost from Swedish buyers especially,’ said Taylor Wimpey España. https://www.propertywire.com/news/europe/foreign-buyers-return-spanish-property-market/

Taylor Wimpey España Celebrates Another Successful Year

Leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey Espana is marking 60 years of Iberian success in 2018, and the just-published 2017 results reveal that the company certainly has much to celebrate. Despite the uncertainties of wider macroeconomic factors, Taylor Wimpey España has continued to deliver beautifully designed homes in some of the most sought-after locations in mainland Spain […]

Leading housebuilder in Spain lays solid foundations for future growth

SPANISH homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España is marking 60 years of Iberian success in 2018, and the just-published 2017 results reveal that the company certainly has much to celebrate. https://www.euroweeklynews.com/properties-in-spain-sale-real-estate-spain/1471792-leading-housebuilder-in-spain-lays-solid-foundations-for-future-growth

Scandinavians Flock to Spanish Real Estate

Taylor Wimpey España has seen an influx of Nordic buyers in the southern coastal area of Marbella, where they comprised 80% of all sales in luxury developments handled. “Spain’s economy is the fastest growing in the Eurozone, bringing greater confidence back to the property market and thus attracting demand from North European countries. Over the […]

Dig the Davis Cup? Taylor Wimpey España serve up these ace holiday homes for tennis lovers

As Davis Cup excitement descends, people are once again inspired to pick up a racket and get swept up in the atmosphere and Taylor Wimpey España, which celebrates its 60th year of operations (1958 – 2018) has the ideal holiday homes with ace tennis courts, perfect to practice that backhand. http://www.theleader.info/2018/02/03/dig-davis-cup-taylor-wimpey-espana-serve-ace-holiday-homes-tennis-lovers/

British buyers shrug off Brexit to buy in Spain

British buyers are shrugging off Brexit and are again buying more homes in Spain, says a leading developer. A “blip” of falling inquiries following Brexit has been replaced by rising sales to Brits in the last six months of 2017, says Taylor Wimpey España. Taylor Wimpey España sold properties to buyers of 32 different nationalities […]

Brexit boltholes: where and how to find a solid investment in Europe

SPAIN Tourist numbers in Spain hit almost 82m last year, making it the world’s second most visited country (after France). And the best Spanish holiday lets are seeing 100% occupancy in high season, according to the Property Finders. “It’s all about the weak pound,” says the buying agency’s founder, Barbara Wood. “Things could change in […]

Top 10 Hottest Homes Perfect for a Winter Escape

This residential development, developed by Taylor Wimpey Espana, has spacious townhouses with private terraces and gardens. It is also surrounded by a solarium area with views over the Santa Ponsa golf course. http://luciobernal.luxuryhomeinsights.com/top-10-hottest-homes-perfect-for-a-winter-escape/

Marc Pritchard of Taylor Wimpey España explains how the market has changed over the last decade as the company celebrates 60 years building homes in Spain

Summarise TWE’s business and main selling points. Established over 100 years ago in the UK, Taylor Wimpey España has been building homes in Spain since 1958 and delivered over 6,000 properties, mainly second homes and holiday homes on the coast in areas such as Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza, the Costa Blanca North & South and Costa […]

What can you buy in Spain for the price of a home in England?

Always conscious of buyers’ budgets, leading housebuilder, Taylor Wimpey España, operational in Spain for 60 years,is answering this rising demand for second homes in the area with a selection of seaside properties, far more affordable than those in England. http://www.estateagentnews.co.uk/can-buy-spain-price-home-england/

Brexit boost for the Balearics

Affluent British citizens are looking to place their money outside of the UK, in Spanish property, with view to Brexit in April 2019. Spain is deemed a safe heaven and we expect to continue to see greater number of purchasers at this higher price point http://lector.kioskoymas.com/epaper

Signs point to the Spanish property market continuing to recover in 2018

Agents and builders are also recorded positive growth in the Spanish market. Taylor Wimpey Espana has reported a 13% increase in demand during 2017 up to the beginning of November compared with the same period on 2016, the biggest growth in the last six years. https://www.propertywire.com/news/uk/signs-point-spanish-property-market-continuing-recover-2018/

Off-plan sales back in favour on the Costa del Sol

Off-plan sales are back in fashion, reports the Spanish property portal Idealista, as demonstrated by Taylor Wimpey’s Botanic development on the Costa del Sol, where 74% of sales were off plan. https://www.spanishpropertyinsight.com/2017/11/14/off-plan-sales-back-favour-costa-del-sol/

Why developers are banking on Spain’s prime appeal

Taylor Wimpey España has seen buyer budgets’ rise over the past 18 to 24 months by an average of 10 per cent. Today a Taylor Wimpey España home in Spain will cost on average (£350,000). In total, the leading British developer completed nearly 30 per cent more properties across Spain in H1 2017 than H1 […]

The lap of luxury: Inside some of Taylor Wimpey Espana’s most luxurious homes

Whether it’s a detached villa, a stylish penthouse or simply a duplex perfect for a retreat, the Spanish second home market attracts all types but increasingly its more affluent buyers that are seeking that dream place in the Spanish sun. http://www.easier.com/137342-the-lap-of-luxury-inside-some-of-taylor-wimpey-espana-s-most-luxurious-homes.html

Record number of UK expats spend their silver years in Spain

Taylor Wimpey Espana:“When it comes to who is moving and living in Spain, over the last decade we have witnessed the marked growth of those of retirement age choosing to relocate. We now receive more than double the number of enquiries from this demographic than we did 10 years ago, a trend which the ONS […]

4 most popular places to buy a second home in Spain

For buyers, location is crucial however. Over the summer, Spain’s leading homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana has seen particular interest from British buyers in these four favourite spots. The new Horizon Golf complex typifies the high-end properties buyers can purchase in Mijas. In partnership with FBD Hotels and Resorts, Taylor Wimpey Espana has unveiled a new […]

Taylor Wimpey Espana looks to ‘record’ year for foreign buyers in Mallorca

Taylor Wimpey España, which has been building in Mallorca for six decades, has seen huge success in the Marina Golf and Bahia San Pere new developments. And with average prices of €415,000 across the island, Taylor Wimpey Espana can still offer two-bedroom apartments for around €215,000 at the north-east resort of Bahia San Pere. http://www.theolivepress.es/spain-news/2017/09/19/taylor-wimpey-espana-looks-to-record-year-for-foreign-buyers-in-mallorca/

Fallen in love with your holiday destination this summer?

Spain is the most popular location among those looking to buy an overseas property, according to Zoopla. This three-bedroom apartment in Spain’s Andalusia is currently for sale on the property portal. It comes with a south-facing terrace, sea views and underground parking. It can be bought directly from the developer Taylor Wimpey Espana. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/property/article-4812262/Top-tips-buying-holiday-home-overseas.html

€125m Costa del Sol property boost

WORK to some houses on a 600-property development in La Cala de Mijas are expected to be completed within months, according to organisers. The project, which is backed by British developer, Taylor Wimpey Plc, and La Cala Golf, will see the existing golf course turned into the biggest housing development in Andalucia over the next […]

Spain remains top choice for British retirees as population doubles

The prospect of retiring to the playas of Spain has always been attractive to British citizens. In terms of location, Spanish leading homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana notes that the coastal province of Malaga on the Costa del Sol is the most popular location for older buyers: 50% of totals sales come from British buyers. http://www.easier.com/136947-spain-remains-top-choice-for-british-retirees-as-population-doubles.html

FBD signs deal to expand La Cala Golf Resort

FBD Hotels and Resorts has agreed a €100 million joint venture with Taylor Wimpey to expand its golf resort on Spain’s Costa del Sol. The agreement will result in Taylor Wimpey, the construction company, building 280 houses and apartments at the Irish-owned 1,000-acre golf resort in the Spanish province of Málaga. The agreement is the […]

One Year On: Is Brexit impacting Brits buying Spanish property?

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey Spain comments: “We have witnessed the marked growth of those of retirement age choosing to relocate. We now receive more the double the number of enquiries from this demographic than we did 10 years ago, a trend which the ONS data also reflects. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/in-focus/one-year-brexit-impacting-brits-buying-spanish-property/

Bike, hike, golf or boat – magical Mallorca offers more than its beaches

A number of the Mallorca’s top golf courses – and marinas – are in the Santa Ponsa and Puerto de Andratx area, just 25 minutes from Palma on the island’s more expensive west coast. These include Golf Santa Ponsa I, II and III, Golf de Andratx, Golf de Poniente and Bendinat Golf. Here, one more […]

How to use your staff’s imagination to boost sales

Indeed, more than 4,000 happy clients can testify their satisfaction, with 98 per cent stating that they would buy again from Taylor Wimpey España. “By involving the team that have worked firsthand on the sites and know the areas inside out, the naming of Taylor Wimpey España developments has become very personal and speaks volumes […]

Interview with Taylor Wimpey Spain’s Ana García Maldonado

Ana Garcia Maldonado is leading Spanish developer Taylor Wimpey España’s highly experienced head of interior design who has worked independently with developers for almost 15 years. http://hoteldesigns.net/industry-news/qa-interview-with-taylor-wimpey-spains-ana-garcia-maldonado/

Why Spanish agents should be targeting Swedish buyers

Interest in Spanish real estate from Northern Europe has steadily increased in recent months, as the country’s sunny southern coast draws in investors from colder, cloudier climates. Indeed Swedish buyers are now among the top 3 nationalities of foreign purchasers, according to the latest data from leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España. http://www.opp.today/why-swedish-demand-for-spanish-property-is-rising/

Agents Do Charity – is this peak-fundraising week?

This month will see the return of Taylor Wimpey’s annual Charity Challenge as employees from across the UK and Spain take part in a weekend filled with testing trekking with two teams in the Tizzie Wizzie Challenge set in the beautiful Lake District. https://www.estateagenttoday.co.uk/breaking-news/2017/5/agents-do-charity–is-this-peak-fundraising

Spain awarded highest number of Blue Flags in 2017

“It is wonderful to once again see the Comunidad Valencia receive the most awards in Spain with 129 Blue Flags. Alicante and its award-winning beaches is a hotspot for holiday makers and those looking to buy a holiday home in Spain,” says Taylor Wimpey España. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/travel-and-tourism/spain-the-worlds-best-for-beaches/

German Buyers Soak Up The Spanish Sun As Sales Soar 40%

Taylor Wimpey España‘s most recent data reveals that German buyers are returning to Spain at an increasing rate. Overall, total sales by German buyers in 2016 increased by 40% compared to the previous year. https://www.financedigest.com/german-buyers-soak-up-the-spanish-sun-as-sales-soar-40.html

German buyers go back to Spain

In response to the rising demand, Taylor Wimpey España has now launched a new free helpline for those residing in Germany. Prospective buyers will be able to call 0800 511 1551 to discuss the property options available to them. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/property-investment/mallorcan-property-sales-surge

Taylor Wimpey España’s German sales soar 40%

Taylor Wimpey España’s German sales rose by 40% in 2016 and as a result it has introduced Freephone helpline specially for German buyers. Almost all sales (93%) to German buyers came in Mallorca. http://www.opp.today/taylor-wimpey-espanas-german-sales-soar-40/

German Buyers Soak Up the Spanish Sun as Sales Soar 40%

Taylor Wimpey España’s most recent data reveals that German buyers are returning to Spain at an increasing rate. Overall, total sales by German buyers in 2016 increased by 40% compared to the previous year. https://www.blaujournal.com/german-buyers-soak-spanish-sun-sales-soar-40/

Spain tops tourism league with Mallorca favoured for Easter breaks

With this in mind, Taylor Wimpey España recently launched two new developments. The first is located in the prestigious area of Cala Vinyes, in the south west of Mallorca, just 15 minutes from the island’s vibrant capital city, Palma. The exclusive marinas Puerto Portals and Port Adriano are also close by, providing a wide variety […]

Golf Abodes Worthy of Green Jacket Glory

The Masters Tournament is one of the four major championships in professional golf. The competition is scheduled to begin on Thursday 6th April and continues to be the first of the majors to be played each year. See more: https://www.blaujournal.com/golf-abodes-worthy-green-jacket-glory/amp/

Brits choose the Balearic Isle of Mallorca for an Easter Getaway

Easter in the UK is usually a mixed bag of time off work, hyperactive children, threatening rainclouds and an overwhelming amount of chocolate. Though this combo does have a certain British charm, increasingly the temptation to spend the Easter break overseas is winning over the hearts of those looking for some springtime sunshine. And Spain […]

Holiday homes in Costa Blanca

Townhouses and golf flats start from £127k on Spain’s eastern coastline Taylor Wimpey has three-bedroom townhouses at Brisas de Alenda Golf, 15 minutes from both Alicante airport and the coast. Two-storey with terraces and private gardens, they start at £127,000 plus VAT. http://www.homesandproperty.co.uk/property-news/buying/holiday-homes/holiday-homes-in-costa-blanca-townhouses-and-golf-flats-start-from-127k-on-spains-eastern-coastline

Luxury Residential Development in Mallorca

Luxury Residential Development in Mallorca With Summer now definitely on the way,  I thought you might be interested in the launch of a luxury residential development on the beautiful island of Mallorca. https://www.blaujournal.com/luxury-residential-development-mallorca/

PALMA AIRPORT TO RECEIVE UPGRADE AS MALLORCA REMAINS DESTINATION OF CHOICE

Providing the idyllic setting for a holiday home, leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, offer a beautiful selection of properties on Mallorca with something to suit the requirements of each individual. Their most recent addition to the landscape, only a short 20 minute drive from the Son Sant Joan airport, is the gorgeous Cala Vinyes […]

Palma Airport set for expansion as tourist traffic grows

Taylor Wimpey España, is excited about what opportunities the AENA investment could bring to the island and is looking forward to welcoming a growing number of visitors to Mallorca. He comments: “We have certainly experienced a growing interest in property on Mallorca as it becomes a prominent must-visit destination for travelers from across the globe. […]

Mallorca’s Palma airport to receive extensive upgrade

Providing the idyllic setting for a holiday home, leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España offers a beautiful selection of properties on Mallorca with something to suit the requirements of each individual. Their most recent addition to the landscape, only a short 20-minute drive from the Son Sant Joan airport, is the gorgeous Cala Vinyes Hills. http://homesandtravel.co.uk/2017/03/14/mallorcas-palma-airport-to-receive-extensive-upgrade/

British expats still dream of moving to Spain

„Spain has long been a favoured location for British retirees looking to spend their golden years on the golf course or on the beach, with clement weather, a low cost of living and a welcoming expat community,” comments Taylor Wimpey España http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/moving-and-relocation/brexit-drives-brits-to-look-overseas/

Spanish housebuilder sees completions surge 21pc

Spanish housebuilder Taylor Wimpey España has seen its completions surge by 21 per cent in the last year, highlighting the building momentum of the market’s recovery. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/property-development/madrid-new-homes-up-as-spains-new-build-market-improves/

Taylor Wimpey España Celebrates Double Operating Profit For 2016

Leading UK homebuilder, Taylor Wimpey has released end of year results for 2016 that highlight the significant progress being made by Taylor Wimpey España in the Spanish property market. https://financedigest.com/taylor-wimpey-espana-celebrates-double-operating-profit-for-2016-as-spanish-market-continues-to-soar.html

Spain enjoys record year for tourism

The ongoing strength of Spain’s tourism sector echoes the positive picture being painted by the housing market’s recovery, with Taylor Wimpey España seeing an order book increase of 8.5 per cent year-on-year, and and completions up 21% on 2015 figures. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/travel-and-tourism/spain-enjoys-record-year-tourism/

Passenger numbers go sky high as Spanish airports enjoy best year in history

Taylor Wimpey España, the renowned housebuilder which has operated successfully in Spain since 1958, has observed first-hand the rising numbers of both flights and passengers entering Spain by air over the last year. http://www.easier.com/passenger-numbers-go-sky-high-as-spanish-airports-enjoy-best-year-in-history.html

Airside to Poolside – New flights from across the UK to Spain

Taylor Wimpey Espana, believes that Spain is a safe haven for overseas buyers and its popularity will continue to build throughout 2017. nly a short distance from the airport, keeping the time between airside and poolside to a minimum, is leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana’s beautiful new beachfront apartments in Punta Prima. http://www.living4golf.com/airside-to-poolside-new-flights-from-across-the-uk-to-spain/

Taylor Wimpey Spain Continues Growth

Taylor Wimpey Espana has continued growth in the business as ‘the Spanish market continued to be positive’ during 2016. http://www.living4golf.com/taylor-wimpey-espafia-continues-growth/

Belgian buyers heading to Spain

In comparison to the previous year, the leading Spanish homebuilder experienced growing interest from Belgian buyers, representing 13 per cent of all Taylor Wimpey España reservations made in 2016. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/stories/belgian-buyers-heading-to-spain/

SUN SHINES ON THE COSTA BLANCA AS PROPERTY SALES SOAR

Taylor Wimpey España has confirmed an encouraging trend within the Spanish property market’s recovery with the leading homebuilder seeing sales on the Costa Blanca rise by a significant 91% last year. http://bristolpropertylive.co.uk/Article/sun-shines-on-the-costa-blanca-as-property-sales-soar#

Positive During 2016” Reports Taylor Wimpey España

Leading Spanish homebuilder, Taylor Wimpey España, has today announced continued growth in the business as ‘the Spanish market continued to be positive’ during 2016. https://financedigest.com/spanish-market-continued-to-be-positive-during-2016-reports-taylor-wimpey-espana.html

UK-SPAIN FLIGHT MARKET RANKED LARGEST IN EUROPE

With short haul flights from the UK to Spain proving the most popular routes in Europe, Taylor Wimpey España is ready to accommodate this winter sun demand with the launch of a new residential phase on the La Recoleta III development on the border of Orihuela Costa and Torrevieja https://www.costablancapeople.com/news/uk-spain-flight-market-ranked-largest-in-europe/

Top Spanish property website searches

With properties across the Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol, Mallorca and Ibiza, Taylor Wimpey España is the name that has become synonymous with new homes in the key tourist and second home locations in Spain. Having been building award-winning homes that complement the natural beauty of the regions in which they’re prevalent since 1958, the company prides […]

Taylor Wimpey continues growth

Taylor Wimpey España has continued growth in the business as ‚the Spanish market continued to be positive‘ during 2016. The company, which has been building homes in Spain for over 50 years, released figures that show an increase in the total order book, as at 31 December 2016, of 8.5% to 293 homes at the […]

Why Is Demand For European Property Climbing Among British Investors?

TheMoveChannel.com says British buyers are still in love with buying European property and that demand is growing, led by a boom in buying property in Spain. Indeed, Spain moved into the number one spot for enquiries on the website only to be knocked off when the US took back its number one position in July […]

5 fitness-friendly homes to kick start your New Year’s resolution

2017 is here and it’s time to put those New Year’s resolutions into action. And as with every other January, many of us have pledged to get fit and healthy this year. From student digs to million pound pads, and the very best interior design to entice you to exercise, an on-site gym is the […]

Alicante Highest Number of International Passengers Recorded

Alicante-Elche Airport has surpassed its own records this summer. The number of passengers handled by the airport on international flights rose by 16.1% during H1 2016 to a record high. Known as the gateway to the Costa Blanca and a hub for all those travelling to the east and south east of Spain, the airport’s […]

Spain’s tourist appeal soars as Brits seek winter sun

Spain’s tourist appeal only continues to soar higher, as Brits seek out familiar sun this winter. Spain has always been a popular destination for British holidaymakers all-year round, but as the cold sets in across the UK, the bond between the two just keeps climbing, with the latest Official Airline Guide data ranking the UK-Spain […]

Foreign sales of Spanish property increase

Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España confirms that it has experienced “an influx of interest” for the Costa Blanca region, prompting the launch of its newest phase of development at the Brisas de Alenda Golf residential complex in Elche, Alicante. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/property-investment/foreign-sales-of-spanish-property-increase/  

Visitors to Spain stay longer on the plain with many purchasing a more permanent residence

Taylor Wimpey Espana, comments, “Not only are more people visiting Spain but many are now being wooed by its charm and staying longer than before. The Costa Blanca continues to be an extremely popular area for prospective buyers, with many making a number of visits before final decisions are made on property.” http://www.easier.com/visitors-to-spain-stay-longer-on-the-plain-with-many-purchasing-a-more-permanent-residence

Foreign Tourists Are Staying Longer In Spain

Leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España have certainly experienced an influx of interest for the Costa Blanca region and have this week launched their newest phase of development at the Brisas de Alenda Golf residential complex in Elche, Alicante. http://www.spainmadesimple.com/foreign-tourists-staying-longer-spain-huge-majority-turning-property-buyers/

Visitor numbers up, along with foreign property purchases

Taylor Wimpey España, a leading Spanish home-builder, has also noticed a connection between the rise in visitor numbers to the country and an increase in foreign demand. http://www.rrmarbella.com/news/visitor-numbers-and-foreign-property-purchases/

Demand for Spanish property ‘growing in line with tourism’

Sales and marketing director of Spanish homebuilder, Taylor Wimpey España, told OPP.Today: “The demand from tourists to Spain wanting to buy property there is increasing, as statistics from the National Statistics Institute reveal a correlation between the top nationalities visiting the country and the top nationalities purchasing property.” http://www.currenciesdirect.com/en/uk/news/demand-for-spanish-property  

Link between tourism and house sales in Spain

“Tourists going on to buy property in Spain is a growing trend that is set to increase further during 2017. Although not identical to the statistics shown above, Taylor Wimpey España’s top buyer nationalities from January to August 2016 are German, British and Scandinavian, with Belgium buyers ranking fourth, drawing a definite parallel between those […]

Live beyond green with Taylor Wimpey Espana’s brand new eco-friendly homes on the Costa del Sol

Live beyond green with the new nature inspired Botanic residence launched by Taylor Wimpey Espana on the Costa del Sol. A unique, eco-friendly residential development created in accordance with the criteria of sustainability, ecology and bioclimatic architecture. http://www.easier.com/135241-live-beyond-green-with-taylor-wimpey-espanas-brand-new-eco-friendly-homes-on-the-costa-del-sol.html

Indulge in a spa property for total body, mind and financial wellbeing

Spanish developer Taylor Wimpey España, has observed the popularity of holiday homes with spa facilities rising. „From speaking with potential buyers seeking their ideal holiday home, it’s becoming increasingly common that developments with spa facilities sway their decision to buy. With 21st century living becoming gradually more stressful, it seems that more and more people […]

Swedish demand surges as Brits’ Spanish property budget shrinks

Swedish demand for Spanish property is surging this year, as British buyers are shrinking their budgets. The number of Swedish buyers looking to Spain as a second home destination has now doubled, according to the latest statistics from leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España. Overall, the total year to date sales to Swedish nationals, as […]

Holiday homes in Majorca from £160k:where to find unspoilt villages, white-washed townhouses and traditional fincas

The Spanish Balearic island of Majorca receives more than three million visitors each summer, though relatively few visit its north-east corner. Furthest from Majorca’s international airport and without the south-west’s enticing infrastructure and glamorous super yacht marinas, the north-east was more the preserve of in-the-know families from the Spanish mainland. Reiner Fischer of Engel & […]

Have you got the Balearic bug yet?

Taylor Wimpey España: “We have certainly experienced a growing interest in property on Mallorca as it becomes a prominent must-visit destination on the international stage. As popularity for the island continues to grow, we are determined to provide an array of high quality properties in locations that reflect the best of Mallorca’s culture as well […]

Golf and Spanish property suit each other to a tee

To take advantage of golf’s growing influence upon the region’s international appeal, Taylor Wimpey España are teeing off a new addition to their Horizon Golf community. Situated in the Valley of Mijas, Horizon Golf is Taylor Wimpey de España’s second development at La Cala, introducing two and three bedroom apartments to the resort as well […]

Golfers go in search of the perfect pad close to the fairway

The prestigious Andalucian Open is returning to one of Europe’s most idyllic golfing destinations, the Costa del Sol, this September. The event, held between 22nd and 25th September, is set to be broadcasted to over 100 countries and will see pro golfers Lydia Ko and Michele Wie go head to head. Having hosted over fifty […]

August the most popular month to start a holiday home search reveals portal

For families with school-age children, August is the last chance to escape the daily grind and head off into Europe to catch some summer sun. It’s a month for long, dreamy days spent on the beach, fabulous al fresco meals with the sound of the sea in the background and catching up on everything from […]

Can you still afford to buy a property overseas?

The UK economy remains stable after the initial referendum shock, and sterling is clawing back losses against both the dollar and euro. Dire warnings that Britons may lose their right to live in popular retirement destinations such as Spain and France after the UK leaves the EU look overblown. Brexit Britons are still avid buyers […]

Mallorca registers biggest growth in property sales in Spain

The Balearic island has recorded the largest year-on-year growth of any Spanish destination, with property sales rising 39%, according to the National Institute of Statistics. Meanwhile, tourists are also looking to get their Mallorcan fix, with Palma de Mallorca ranked as the third most searched destination in Europe, according to Global Travel Insights. Marc Pritchard, […]

Spanish property selling prices up 20%

Selling prices for new-build Spanish properties have risen by more than 20 per cent in the last year. The increasing average amount being spent on new properties indicates a “revitalised confidence” in the market that the developer predicts will continue in the coming months, with valuation firm Tinsa also showing that the average price of […]

International buyers of Spanish property are ‘increasingly discerning’

International property buyers are becoming choosier when buying in Spain, says a top agency. That is why Lucas Fox International Properties is launching five designer bespoke homes, Anamaya Villas, on the Costa Del Sol, in the prime residential area of Nueva Andalucia. There has been growing demand for high-quality designer properties on the Costa del Sol during […]

Spain in Top 10 most attractive countries for investment

Spain is now among the world’s top 10 countries for real estate investment, according to a new report by Ernst & Young. As the Spanish summer heatwave continues, so too does the growing optimism surrounding its real estate market. The Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction Capital Confidence Barometer report revealed Spain climbed seven places to […]

Taylor Wimpey España ‘remain cautiously optimistic’

Leading Spanish homebuilder, Taylor Wimpey España, has revealed today that they ‘remain cautiously optimistic’ for the future of Spain’s real estate landscape and expect to make ‘good progress for the year as a whole.’ The company, which has been building homes in Spain for over 50 years, released figures that show a substantial increase in […]

Mallorca becomes most sought after destination for 2016 as sales soar by 39%

Taylor Wimpey Espana, offer a beautiful selection of properties on Mallorca with something to suit the requirements of each individual. Their most recent addition to the landscape is the gorgeous Bahia Sant Pere. The development is a Mediterranean-inspired residential complex situated in the traditional north east coastal village of Colonia de Sant Pere, perfect for […]

Spanish tourism in full swing as golf drives Costa del Sol demand

Golf is driving millions of people to the Costa del Sol this year, as the country’s tourism industry hits full swing. According to the most recent Tourism Movement Survey from the National Statistics Institute (INE), Andalusia has enjoyed the greatest rise in international tourists so far this year, increasing by 18.1 per cent in comparison […]

Santa Ponsa: Wimbledon is putting this exclusive Majorcan town

The south-west of Majorca is where holiday homes come with million-pound price tags. Villages such as Andratx and Portals have become international brands, famous for sleek, ultra-modern villas built into the cliffs and elegant, immaculately renovated rural stone fincas. Taylor Wimpey España is selling three-bedroom townhouses with a communal pool from £473,600 at Marina Golf. […]

Record number of Blue Flags in Spain and Portugal

Leading Spanish homebuilder, Taylor Wimpey España is delighted with the results and have witnessed a surge of interest in seafront properties accompanying the Blue Flag announcement http://rciventures.com/news/europe

British buyers of Spanish property surge 48pc

Taylor Wimpey attributes the boom in residential construction directly to the “significant return” of overseas buyers to the Spanish market. The Costa del Sol is reportedly proving most popular, with almost half of buyers choosing to purchase their property in that region. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/property-investment/british-buyers-of-spanish-property  

How Brits Fell in Love with European Property

Brits now make up approximately 10 per cent of the population which is probably in line with other tourist areas in Spain. But it’s house prices that have seen the most explosive growth. The homebuyers keep coming too; 22,500 Britons now live on the island, while another 35,000 are thought to own holiday homes, according […]

British second home buyers boost Spanish construction industry

According to the most recent data revealed by leading Spanish homebuilder, Taylor Wimpey España, the total year-to-date sales to April have risen in comparison to last year, with British buyers increasing by 48 per cent. http://www.builderandengineer.co.uk/news/british-second-home-buyers-boost-spanish-construction

Spain’s property market to top IMF table following growth in UK and Swedish buyers

Figures from the Organisation for Economic Development (OECD) reveal UK buyers accounted for 21% of sales last year, while Swedish sales increased by 220%, accounting for 6%. The statistics show that it is still possible to acquire a bargain in Spain, with property undervalued by 26%. In contrast, the UK and Swedish markets were overvalued […]

Record number of Blue Flags fly high across Spain and Portugal this summer

With the results of this year’s Blue Flag awards hot off the press, Spain and Portugal’s coastlines are looking even more inviting to those wishing to dip their toes into clean waters. • Spain retains top spot in this year’s Blue Flag Awards • Tenerife attracts beachgoers with impressive 15 Blue Flags • Algarve’s 88 […]

Employees from Spanish property branch raise thousands for UK charity in Scotland

It’s taller than La Concha and the weather is not exactly up there with the costas. But this didn’t stop a group of employees from Taylor Wimpey Espana from leaving Marbella to climb Scotland’s Ben Nevis to raise €11,500 for charity. The group joined the Highland Games, participating in the traditional caber toss before climbing […]

Spain: The world’s best for beaches

Spain is still the world’s best for beaches, as the country remains home to the highest number of Blue Flag awards. Blue Flag beaches are judged on four different categories: water quality, safety and services, environmental management, and environmental education and information. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine

Taylor Wimpey España tackle the testing terrain of the Scottish highlands in the name of charity

Taylor Wimpey Charity Challenge 2016 sees employees climbing the highest mountain in the British Isles Taylor Wimpey España raise £8,945.89 for the Youth Adventure Trust This weekend saw Taylor Wimpey employees complete the 2016 Charity Challenge, ‚Going for Gold‘. Having already battled the Brecon Beacons and prevailed in the Peak District, this year’s challenge transported […]

Mallorca celebrates place in the world’s top 10 best island destinations

2016 continues to be a significant year for the Spanish island of Mallorca as it becomes prominent on an increasing amount of holiday wish lists. A new entry for 2016, TripAdvisor’s latest installment of their Travelers’ Choice awards revealed that Mallorca is now the sixth best island in the world confirming its place as one […]

Island tourism takes off as easyJet reveal Palma de Mallorca as their first ever seasonal base

Leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, has a beautiful selection of properties on the island, with something to suit each individual buyer. Experiencing a rise in demand for property in Mallorca, Taylor Wimpey España have expanded their sun kissed portfolio further with the newBahia Sant Pere. This newest development is a Mediterranean-inspired residential complex situated […]

Top of their league: 10 homes for football fans

La Cala Golf Resort is home to a professional football camp. The facilities attract the world’s top teams: FC Porto (Portugal), Atlante FC (Mexico), Anderlecht (Belgium), Dynamo Moscow (Russia) and the English U-21 squad. Horizon Golf is a gated development within the resort, offering 55 three-bedroom villas. Residents also have the use of a spa, […]

Irish tourists on the up in Spain

As Spain’s popularity as a holiday destination continues to grow, we have certainly noticed an influx of interest in the second home market with a definite increase from prospective Irish buyers,” comments Taylor Wimpey España http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/stories/spanish-tourism

Spain 3rd most popular market in Europe

Spain is the third most popular market in Europe among real estate investors. Spain as the number three destination on the continent among professional investors, behind only Germany and the UK. Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España has just revealed details of its newest frontline development, Panorama Mar, situated on the Punta Prima beach. http://www.themovechannel.com/magazine/property-investment/spain

An Irish firm is targeting wealthy Brits with a €40m development at this Spanish resort

THE PROPERTY GROUP owned by  Farmers Business Developments (FBD) expects buyers from the UK, Scandinavia and Belgium to snap up most of the properties it plans to build at a resort in Spain. The move is part of a joint venture with Taylor Wimpey Spain, the Spanish subsidiary of British-based FTSE 100 company Taylor Wimpey. http://businessetc.thejournal.ie

FBD Property and Leisure to further develop Spanish resorts

FBD Property and Leisure Ltd (FBDPLL), the hotels and property company now solely owned by Farmer Business Developments, is to further develop one of its resorts in the south of Spain. It will form a €40m joint venture with Taylor Wimpey plc, one of the largest house-building companies in the UK, to develop the well-known […]

FBD to spend €40m on Spanish development

The development is being run as a joint venture with Taylor Wimpey Spain. Construction of the new development called ‚Horizon Golf‘ will begin this month, with the first units to be handed over in 2017. Sales of the units will be launched later this year. http://www.independent.ie/business/

How Will a Brexit Affect EU Property Owners?

Taylor Wimpey Espana says: a potential Brexit has yet to impact Spain. “Most Spanish people are too preoccupied with hanging on to their jobs to worry about a UK exit, and very few of the Brits I have met recently mention it,” he says. “Even if Britain did leave Europe it wouldn’t stop Brits buying […]

Spain continues to reign as tourist favourite

Spain’s tourism industry records third consecutive record year (National Statistics Office) Alicante-Elche (El Altet) Airport records best November in history with 9.3% increase in passenger numbers Free furniture pack for all Costa Blanca homes at Brisas de Alenda Golf (Taylor Wimpey España) until 31  March 2016 http://www.globalbankingandfinance.com/spain

La Manga Club, Spain, appoints new Director of Sales

Taylor Wimpey España offers properties in Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol, Mallorca and Ibiza. As more and more people look to buy a home in this wonderful country, we will continue to deliver properties of the highest quality and with accompanying services that provide the very best for our loyal and increasing client base. We […]

TAYLOR WIMPEY ESPAÑA REPORT 38% RISE IN SPANISH HOMEBUYERS FROM THE UK

Spain accounts for 1/3 of top travel destinations searched for by UK holidaymakers (TravelSupermarket) Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España enjoys surge in British buyers during September 5% of holidaymakers made friends on their last holiday (Holiday Hypermarket) http://keyready.co.uk/taylor-wimpey-espana

The best places to buy holiday homes in 2016

But when it comes to spending €200k or more, it has to be island living, says Marc Pritchard, Sales and Marketing Director of Taylor Wimpey España. A resident of the Balearic Islands himself, Marc explains, „There’s nothing like owning property in an island location for achieving ultimate relaxation, which is precisely what a holiday home should […]

Mallorca cleans up waters as buyers flood in

Mallorca certainly has good cause to protect its natural environment. As well as having a social and moral responsibility to do so, the positive impact to the island’s tourism of maintaining pristine waters should not be underestimated. Mallorca has been a popular mass tourism destination since the 1950s, as Taylor Wimpey España’s observes: „Mallorca has […]

Sun, sea, sand and shops – second home owners enjoy retail therapy in Alicante

Spain has enjoyed a record-breaking summer, with some 54.4 million foreign visits in the first nine months of 2015, up 3.8% on the year before, according to the Industry, Energy and Tourism Ministry. But now that the summer season is at an end and the holidaymakers are back at work in their home countries, has […]

What does 2016 hold in store for Spain’s Costa Blanca?

The Costa Blanca is one of Spain’s most popular coastal areas thanks to its delightful blend of white sandy beaches, sunshine and delicious local food. With the New Year rapidly approaching, leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana has revealed its predictions for the Costa Blanca for 2016. “2016 is looking like it could be a […]

WHY BUYING A SPANISH SECOND HOME CAN PAY DIVIDENDS

For second home owners from countries such as the UK, better weather is often a draw and Spain is a perennially popular choice of location for such a purchase. Sales and Marketing Director of leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, comments, “UK buyers have a long-term love of Spain when it comes to second home […]

Costa del Shopping? Spain targets retail tourists

Spain has enjoyed a record-breaking summer, with some 54.4 million foreign visits in the first nine months of 2015, up 3.8 per cent on the year before, according to the Industry, Energy and Tourism Ministry. Even with the summer season over, though, the value of Christmas shopping in luring customers from overseas has certainly not […]

Higher quality new-build apartments and villas are luring Brits to the Costa Blanca

The Costa Blanca is one of Europe’s most heavily visited areas, extending 200 km along the Mediterranean coast. And it’s Alicante which is attracting the most attention from clients financing their purchases through Conti. Even though Spain’s National Statistics Institute (INE) indicate prices are creeping up they are still some 30 per cent lower than […]

A sunny home abroad

Sales and Marketing Director of leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, was one of those eagerly awaiting the Caminito del Rey’s reopening. He comments, „There’s so much more to the Costa del Sol than one at first realises. It’s not just about sunshine and beaches – though of course it has both of those in […]

Costa Blanca new-builds offering retirees great value

Higher quality new-build apartments and villas are luring Brits to the Costa Blanca where prices are lowest Buyers can also expect higher quality new villas and apartments from house builders likeTaylor Wimpey Spain which is rolling out developments in prime locations using quality materials, offering lots more space and choosing designs that won’t date. http://www.retiremove.co.uk/

Spain ranked best for life expectancy in Europe

Want to live for longer? Move to Spain, suggests the latest findings from the World Health Organisation. The latest figures from the organisation shows that Spaniards have the best health and life expectancy of any country in Europe: residents of Spain are expected to live for 83 years, two years longer than the UK, where […]

Brit interest builds in Costa del Sol

British interest in Costal del Sol property is building. Whether for a cheap summer holiday with the kids or a long-term second home investment on a prestigious resort, Spain has long been a favourite with visitors from the UK. The country’s blend of sunshine, beaches, tapas and low prices, all within a short flight from […]

Briton is Dominating the Spanish Real Estate

Attractive low prices and the strong pound are encouraging our British folks to buy Spanish holiday homes. According to the Independent, the Spanish land registry has released some data that shows that more Britons are taking advantage of the economic trend compared to any other nationality. Home is the Costa del Sol and the Costa […]

The Spanish property market and buying process

For much of the Noughties, Spain experienced strong economic prosperity and the housing market flourished, with Brits migrating to the country in their droves. But the Spanish property market has gone through a turbulent period in recent years, mirroring the state of the Spanish economy, with prices having plummeted nationwide due to the economic downturn […]

The Value of Property Inspection Trips Explained

Organised trip like these are a significant investment in money and time for the agent. So today, many agents will have a long list of questions before they will start booking your flights, designed to ascertain if you are really ready to buy. Julian Walker at Spot Blue in Turkey feels that is only fair: […]

Britons buying a fifth of all Spanish property sold to foreigners

Britons are buying a fifth of all Spanish property sold to foreigners, as moribund prices and a strong pound make holiday homes in the sun more appealing. According to new figures released by the Spanish land registry, Britons, more than any other nationality, are taking advantage of a combination of favourable economic factors. The euro […]

Flat and apartment sales eclipse Spain’s rural holiday home market

APARTMENT sales are soaring across Spain but rural holiday homes remain empty and unwanted In the past 12 months, 80% of all properties sold in Spain were flats and apartments, up 28% on the previous year. This has led leading property developer Taylor Wimpey to declare ‘The rural holiday villa’s days are numbered’. “Buyers are […]

Spanish property sales surge

Spanish property sales have surged this year, according to new figures, as buyers continue to pounce on attractive conditions. With prices increasing too, the market as a whole is on the up – and Costa Blanca is leading the way. Spanish property sales have surged this year, according to new figures, as buyers continue to […]

Brits back to sunny Spain for overseas property

The number of Britons buying abroad plunged after the financial crisis but the strong pound and relatively buoyant UK economy are making a home in the sun look more affordable. Sky-high UK house prices have given many homeowners enough spare equity to fund an overseas purchase, while mortgage finance is cheap. Clare Nessling, director at […]

Spain notches up sixth quarter running of rising prices

Spanish property sales have risen for the last 18 months, according to the Ministry of Public Works and Transport Second quarter volumes rose 13.9% over the previous three months, according to The Ministerio de Fomento, the sixth quarterly increase running. Non-nationals living in Spain notched up 17.2% of sales and to non-resident foreign buyers 5%. […]

Exchange rates boost Brit spending power

Euro can save a lot on your property by paying attention to currency exchange rates and that’s no lira. That is the message experts have for British buyers, as weaker currencies overseas boost their spending power abroad. In Spain, a two bedroom apartment on the Costa Blanca, such as the key-ready properties at Brisas de […]

Savvy Brits can save £000’s on second homes overseas

Exchange rates can have a big impact on the global property market. Whether purchasing a property for personal use or as an investment, beneficial exchange rates can lead to buyers getting a lot more for their money. The value of the euro against the pound is an excellent example. A two bedroom apartment on the […]

Germans buying more property in Mallorca

Germans are buying more property in Mallorca, according to agents, as foreigners continue to prove essential to Spain’s real estate recovery. The area of Mallorca has always been popular with international tourists, as the Balearic island’s sandy shores offer stunning scenery and sumptuous food. But while Mallorca attracted more than a million Brits this summer, […]

Second home purchase could be less expensive holiday option

Buying a second home may be a cheaper option for going on holiday in Spain than booking a hotel room, new data from Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España has revealed. The company’s sales and marketing director  explains, “Obviously we know all about the many advantages of owning a second home in terms of lifestyle benefits and convenience, but it […]

Spanish property sales up 11 months in a row

The Balearic Islands saw the biggest increase in sales – up 37.4 per cent year-on-year – while Extremadura led the decreases with a fall of 9.8 per cent. British buyers are at the front of the international charge, according to Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, thanks to the strong spending power of the pound. German, […]

What the future is for the US EB-5 investment visa?

The United States EB-5 investment visa is currently being debated. Democratic and Republican negotiators in the House of Representatives and the Senate are discussing the reauthorisation of the EB-5 Regional Center Program. Any update to the current regulations must be agreed by both before the end of the month, although an alternative is that it […]

Winter sun away from the crowds – short-haul suntraps for British second homebuyers

Predictions of a hot August for the UK, made in such a carefree manner in July, didn’t quite come to fruition. Instead, the month ended with bookmaker Ladbrokes simply stopping taking bets on August being the wettest on record. Enough said. With the UK having endured another soggy summer, many individuals are turning their thoughts […]

Apartments replace villas on Spanish property wish list

Apartments are the new villas, when it comes to Spanish property wish lists. 80 per cent of properties sold in Spain in 2014 were apartments, according to the General Council of Notaries, as flats begin to replace the once-idyllic rural villa as the dream of overseas buyers. Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey España says that second homeowners‘ […]

My best advice: 16 property pros reveal where to invest abroad

Continuing our new series, experts from around the world share their advice on the top places to invest overseas. There are numerous factors to consider when investing overseas: exchange rates, long-term rental potential and property price growth. But thousands of Brits buy abroad every year. Some simply want a better quality of life, others are […]

Celeb spotting in Mallorca

From the super yachts bobbing about off the coast to the luxury pads tucked away in the hills, Mallorca is a playground to the rich and famous. Many A-listers call the island home and many more delight in visiting it for their holidays. Models, actresses, sporting heroes, royalty… all have been wooed by the balmy […]

Spain’s rural holiday villas ‘falling out of favour’

Spanish rural holiday villas are falling out of popularity, a leading developer claims. With 80% of properties sold in Spain in 2014 being flats or apartments, according to General Council of Notaries data, the days of the rural holiday villa are numbered, according to Taylor Wimpey España. In addition, apartment buyers want shops and restaurants […]

Taylor Wimpey sales by nationality shine light on foreign demand

The breakdown by nationality of sales by Spanish developer Taylor Wimpey de España gives a good idea of demand for holiday homes in Spain. Taylor Wimpey de España, a division of Taylor Wimpey UK, is one of, if not the leading developer of holiday homes in Spain. The breakdown by nationality of demand for Taylor […]

More tourist records broken by Mallorca

Mallorca has broken more tourist records, with visitor numbers hitting an all-time high yet again this year. Spain’s Balearic Islands have long been one of Europe’s most attractive and loved summer sun destinations. Holidaymakers from mainland Spain, along with the UK, Germany and Italy flock to the islands every year, craving their perfect balance of […]

Taylor Wimpey teams up with La Cala for Costa del Sol golf complex

Taylor Wimpey España and La Cala Resort, the company behind the prestigious complex of three golf courses and hotels in Mijas owned by FBD, have signed a long-term partnership that will allow them to develop 48 apartments and 55 houses over the next five years, with a total estimated investment of €21 million. The partnership […]

Taylor Wimpey Spain on the BBC Travel Show

The BBC’s Travel Show heads for Costa Blanca, and visits our development at La Vila Paradis in Villajoyosa. Watch the The Travel Show’s Ade Adepitan as he heads to the Costa Blanca 200 kilometres of Mediterranean coastline in the Alicante province of Spain, to find out if now is a good time to buy a […]

Brits ready with the readies in Spain this summer

It looks like Spain’s hopes for a record summer are well on the way to being realised and this tourism season it is the Brits who are ready with the readies. Official government figures for April showed that UK travellers spent in excess of €1 billion in Spain, making up 19.5% of the overall visitor […]

Spanish property sales hit three-year high

Spanish property sales have risen to a three-year high, according to new figures, as foreign demand continues to soar, driven by attractive prices and exchange rates. The imbalance between new property and existing homes is echoed by Spanish notaries too, whose latest report says that sales rose 8.4 per cent year-on-year in May, with resales […]

Lights. Camera. Alicante!

BBC’s The Travel Show has been enjoying the Spanish sunshine in Alicante of late, documenting the rise of holiday home buyers on the Costa Blanca and featuring leading homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España. The BBC crew was keen to tap into the local knowledge and expertise that the Taylor Wimpey Espana team has built up through […]

Tie the knot or buy some bricks? Which would you choose?

You grow up, get married, buy a house and have 2.4 children. At least that’s how things used to work. These days an increasing number of young (and indeed not so young) couples are having to make a choice between their dream wedding day and their dream of owning their own home. Statistics show that… […]

Med Madness! Perfect properties in Europe’s top tourism hotspot

The soft sands and warm waters of the Mediterranean are known around the world, accounting for one of every three international tourist arrivals globally, according to the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). In Spain, the property market in coastal areas is picking up at a promising pace, as buyers look to take advantage of the […]

Mallorca- Why Here? Why Now?

The Sunday Times recently reported that Palma de Mallorca, capital city of the Balearic Island of Mallorca, was the best place to live in the world. But what about the rest of the island? Does Mallorca make sense as an investment destination, as well as somewhere that’s wonderful to live? Absolutely! Marc Pritchard, island resident and […]

Spanish tourism on course for record year?

Spanish tourism could be on course for a record year, according to new figures, which show visitors are already up on 2014. Spain welcomed 22.5 million visitors between January and May 2015, an increase of 5.1 per cent over 2014, according to the country’s Tourism Ministry. The figure includes a record number of long-distance international […]

In brands we trust

Selling property is about far more than just having nice houses on your books. This is doubly true if your buyers live in another country and you are selling off plan homes with the majority of the process conducted without any face-to-face interaction.   Sales and Marketing Director of leading homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana, is […]

Bank of Spain: Housing market has bottomed

Sales and Marketing Director of leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, comments: „There are pockets of real success in terms of the real estate market in Spain right now, but the picture is far from consistent. It’s still a delicate market and changes in FX rates, along with international politics, are likely to play a […]

Summer holiday heaven – look no further, Europe has it all!

When it comes to summer holidays, it seems we want it all – pristine beaches, high-octane theme parks and water parks, first-rate golf courses, rural activities like horse riding – and all set against a backdrop of good weather and great food. It might seem like a lot to ask, but there’s no need to […]

Spain home to more Blue Flag beaches than any other country

Spain remains home to more Blue Flag beaches than any other country in the world, as the country holds onto its top ranking. The Blue Flag is an internationally recognised eco-label that identifies a beach as clean, safe and committed to sustainability, based on strict criteria addressing water quality, environmental education and information, environmental management, […]

Spain continues to appeal to second home buyers

Taylor Wimpey España has experienced a fine start to 2015, with visits to the company’s website up by 16%. Additionally, sales increased during Q1 in the three areas in which Taylor Wimpey operates: namely Mallorca, the Costa Blanca and the Costa del Sol. During the first quarter of this year Taylor Wimpey served buyers from […]

Spain and Portugal vie for the top spot as golf season gets into full swing

Taylor Wimpey comments „Our golf properties are always incredibly popular and the panoramic sea and golf views at resorts like Avalon, near Marbella, really do take some beating. Spain’s excellent value as a golfing destination extends to its golf resort market as well – a two bedroom, luxury apartment in Avalon, which is located in […]

Plan a great escape: Retirement

The Spanish lifestyle is hugely appealing to those who have lived and worked all their lives in the UK. The low cost of living in Spain is also a draw Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España http://www.express.co.uk

Spain reigns again

For keenly priced properties of reliably good quality, Taylor Wimpey, which has half a century’s experience of building in Spain, has various well-located projects on both of the key coasts. http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk

New-builds in Costa Blanca

At the top of the price range, Taylor Wimpey Espana have luxury two-bed apartments in La Recoleta start from €142,000 (£113k). Lifestyle buyers may be tempted by the private terraces, sea views, communal swimming pool and shared gardens as much as the designer brands of fixtures and fittings, but these are generously sized apartments of roughly 100m2. […]

Taylor Wimpey España sales reach 22 countries

Sales from Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España are rising with more than six out of ten coming from overseas buyers. And Spanish property website Kyero says two-thirds of inquiries for real estate in Cantabria come from Britons – with many just wanting land plots to ‘buy and build’. Taylor Wimpey España says real estate sales […]

Budget Spanish holidays enjoy flying start to 2015

„Spain is looking to court tourists by promoting its shopping offer this year,“ comments Marketing Director of leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España. „The country has some fantastic shopping destinations, but many visitors simply overlook the stores in favour of the beaches. Mallorca, for example, has a fantastic high end retail offering, while places like […]

Northumberland To The Costa Blanca

The couple’s big move to Spain was prompted by Lesley. One day she was surfing the internet and came across a website for Taylor Wimpey España. They were offering a 3 day inspection visit to the Costa Blanca and the Walkers decided to go.   The original property that had lured them to this area […]

TANTALISE YOUR TASTE BUDS WITH A TIMELY TRIP TO MALLORCA

Spanish supermarket sales expected to rise in 2015 (Kantar Worldpanel) Spring fairs and Easter feasts held across Mallorca, including local produce markets and annual Pollensa Wine Fair in April Test out your Balearic culinary skills in your own kitchen with a luxury second home from Taylor Wimpey España One of the delights of owning a […]

Who’s buying Spanish Property in 2015?

Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, shares his insights based on the company’s annual performance figures, “A total of 32 nationalities bought properties from us during 2014, demonstrating Spain’s global appeal. Our average selling price was up and we noticed a rise in the number of buyers from the Netherlands, Denmark, Austria, Luxemburg, France and Spain itself. […]

Costa del Confidence: sales up on the Costa del Sol

IT appears that confidence in the Costa del Sol, one of the most established second home destinations in the world, is on the up once again with leading house builder, Taylor Wimpey España recording a massive 74 per cent increase in sales so far this year. The Costa del Sol has seen the largest increase […]

Expat tool – Spain scores well for work/life balance and cuisine

“Going on holiday somewhere and moving there are two extremely different undertakings,” Taylor Wimpey España, said. “On holiday you only tend to notice the positive points, but when you live there things like bureaucracy and pace of life can show you a very different side to your chosen country of residence.” Some of the benefits […]

Record year for Spanish tourism

„Rising visitor numbers are great news for Spain’s construction sector,“ Taylor Wimpey Spain comments. „Certainly here at Taylor Wimpey España we have noticed strong demand for luxury holiday properties from buyers hailing from a wide range of countries. Spain has such an enchanting effect on so many people that they want to come back again […]

How to buy a holiday home

„Buying a villa from an unscrupulous developer who has built on protected land could see your life savings vanish fast,“ says Spanish builder Taylor Wimpey España. Such stories have hit the headlines. Brits have seen their dream holiday homes bulldozed by the local council because they didn’t have the right building permissions.     http://www.moneywise.co.uk/home-mortgage/buying/how-to-buy-holiday-home

Best exchange rate for 8 years prompts Brits to snap up bargain second homes across Europe

Taylor Wimpey España, observes, With the exchange rate looking so favourable, it really is a case of the more you spend, the more you save at the moment. It certainly seems to have got British buyers moving once more when it comes to Spanish property. Read more: http://www.easier.com/128768-best-exchange-rate-for-8-years-prompts-brits-to-snap-up-bargain-second-homes-across-europe.html

Property: ‚Invest in Spain in 2015‘ as tourism soars

Anyone looking for an investment abroad should look towards Spain for 2015 as its tourist industry continues to grow, says one developer. Spain pulled in a record tourist spend of more than €56million (£43million) in 2013, according to the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism – and it looks as if that figure increasd in […]

Ask for the kids‘ permission first

What is perhaps less well known is the influence that children have on the purchase of second homes. Owning a home overseas is a wonderful way to enjoy family holidays and avoids the usual hassles associated with family getaways. The TripAdvisor survey found that lugging extra gear and not enough quiet time for parents were […]

Building a better future in Spain

The cranes are on the move once again in Spain, as the construction sector finally picks up its tools following a seven year pause. October 2014 saw the sector register a 13.9% increase in activity compared with a year earlier, according to Eurostat, while financial advisors Arcano have pegged real estate and construction as two […]

Spanish optimism spreads despite falling prices

Spanish property prices fell back to levels recorded at the start of last year during the final months of 2014, according to new figures. The industry, though, has never been more optimistic about the year ahead.  Taylor WImpey España comments „We’ve seen resorts across the country receive record numbers of visitors, with the lure of […]

What does Spain hold in store for 2015?

Tourism in Spain contributed 11.7% to the economy in 2013, according to the latest data from Market Research Reports, with total tourism output reaching €191.5 billion. And as 2014 draws to a close it looks certain that those figures will be pushed even higher thanks to a record-breaking year. Taylor Wimpey España comments „It’s been […]

Guide to the hottest winter sun destinations

Suffering from a shortage of sunshine? You don’t need an A-list budget — or unlimited free time — to find a winter bolthole. We seek out the hottest second-home destinations within a four-hour flight. Admittedly, it has been the scene of speculative development and a cataclysmic property crash, but Marbella, a 2½-hour flight from London, […]

How to dress your property for success

Dressing a property to wow potential buyers is a skilled art. Mirrors need to be strategically placed in order to maximise light while avoiding glare. Pictures need to complement the colour scheme while remaining neutral in order to suit a wide range of tastes. The sofa needs to have just the right number of cushions […]

Searching for the ultimate Christmas gift? Why not a second home in Spain!

Lleading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, has the ultimate Christmas gift in mind – a second home in Spain. “Surprising your partner and family with a Christmas gift on this scale has to be the ultimate present! You’re giving them the gift of years of happy holidays and memories to come. I’m not sure there’s […]

Spanish home sales from Britons ‘up 25% in a year’

With a strong pound and low property prices in Spain, real estate-related transfers from the UK are up by a quarter in the last year, the highest for three year. Taylor Wimpey Spain says, “The low cost of living in Spain is also a draw. Quite simply, retirees can get more for their money here […]

Interview Marc Pritchard, Sales & Marketing Director – Taylor Wimpey

Taylor Wimpey España is a homebuilding company with operation in the UK and Spain that has been building homes in the Balearics, the Costa Blanca, and the Costa del Sol since 1958. Marc Pritchard, the Sales & Marketing Director of Taylor Wimpey España, talks about the business, and gives us his views on the market. […]

More nations buying into rising Spanish market

Britons used to dominate foreign purchases of Spanish property, but now rising demand from Russian, Chinese and Scandinavian buyers mean more nationalities are looking for bargains, it is claimed Taylor Wimpey comment “High-quality developments with communal pools have attracted particular interest, with both property investors and second home owners keen to take advantage of Spanish […]

Enjoy the winter sun in Spain

It’s that time of year when the novelty of cold mornings and rainy afternoons in the UK has worn off and families turn their attention to which country would be the best place for them to soak up some winter sun. This year the number of those leaving the UK in search of winter sun […]

Spain’s Surprising Recovery a Magnet to Property Investors

Despite being one of the countries hardest hit by the financial crisis, Spain has made a spectacular turn-around, dazzling financial markets across Europe. As former economic powerhouse Germany continues on a downward spiral, Spain has reduced unemployment (albeit modestly), seen GDP growth for the last few quarters and now the Spanish property market is bouncing from the […]

Sustained recovery in Spanish property market looking more likely

Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España, believes that Spanish property is currently some of the best value in Europe. ‘Buyers from across the globe are taking an interest in what Spain can offer, both as an investment choice and for the lifestyle benefits,’ Read more:: http://www.propertywire.com

Spanish property market offers best value in Europe

Taylor Wimpey de España comments “Spanish property is some of the best value in Europe. Buyers from across the globe are taking an interest in what Spain can offer, both as an investment choice and for the lifestyle benefits. We’ve found that our buyers include a mixture of those looking for an escape pad for […]

Spanish property market offers best value in Europe

Leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey España, at the heart of the Iberian country’s residential property market, comments, „Spanish property is some of the best value in Europe. Buyers from across the globe are taking an interest in what Spain can offer, both as an investment choice and for the lifestyle benefits.“  http://www.propertysecrets.net

Portugal versus Spain

Meanwhile, across the border in Spain, Mike and Val Reay cite the weather, wine and food as the key drivers behind their choice of country, as well as the stunning scenery to be found when one veers from the beaten track. Like the Hutchinsons, they opted for a new build, high spec development, buying through Taylor […]

Spanish property sales strongest since 2010

Spanish property sales totalled 91,338 in the three months ot June 2014, according to the Ministry, a surge of 12.1 per cent compared to the same period in 2013. The rise marks the strongest second quarter for Spain’s property market since 2010, as positive sentiment continues to climb.  Taylor Wimpey España, which has just released a […]

The July figures mark the fifth successive month of rise with home sales

The July figures mark the fifth successive month of rises, with homes sales increasing by 22% in March, 5% in April, 5.4% in May and 8.8% in June. The second hand sales market is doing well, while the homebuilding market has also experienced an uplift, with popular tourist areas issuing an increasing number of licences […]

Spanish property on the up as penthouses command 30% price premiums

Spain’s property market is on the up, as a flood of foreign investors are snapping up bargain properties following years of tumbling prices. Provisional July figures from the National Statistics Institute have indicated that home sales increased by 10.7% compared with the same month in 2013, with 28,583 transactions in total.  Taylor Wimpey Spain comments „We’ve […]

Spanish property market rebounds as economy turns a corner and attracts international buyers

Marc Pritchard, Sales and Marketing Director of leading Spanish developer Taylor Wimpey Espana, comments, “Spain has long been a popular second home destination for buyers from across Europe and the Balearic Islands in particular have seen significant investment from those looking to purchase the ideal holiday home in the sunshine.“ Read more: http://www.easier.com/

Costa del Soaring? Malaga reports tourism generates €500m

Taylor Wimpey España comments: „These new year round flights operated by Flybe from Southend Airport are really terrific news for both our prospective buyers looking to make their stay in the Spanish sunshine more permanent and our current Taylor Wimpey de España home owners.“ Read more: http://www.themovechannel.com/

Spanish Property Rises by 5.3%

According to the Spanish National Statistics Institute (INE) the sale of Spanish homes rose by 5.3% in April, up from the same month in 2013, to a total of 24,968 sales. Alicante in particular has shown a strong recovery from turbulent economic times over the first quarter of this year, according to a report by […]

Perfect your swing as you soak up the sun in Spain and Portugal

„We saw a 74 per cent annual increase in sales in Majorca last year and in Spain generally we registered an eight per cent increase in golf property sales,“ says Taylor Wimpey de España. „Golf undoubtedly is a big appeal for many buyers.“   Visable http://www.homesandproperty.co.uk/

It’s a hole in one for golf Spain

Taylor Wimpey Espana comments, “The importance of golf tourism to Spain and the wider European economy is abundantly clear and despite being hit by the recession over the last few years, it’s certainly making a comeback hand in hand with the property market.   http://www.easier.com  

Want golf property in Spain?

The importance of golf tourism to Spain  and the wider European economy is abundantly clear and despite being hit by the recession over the last few years, it’s certainly making a comeback hand in hand with the property market,“ comments the leading Spanish home builder Taylor Wimpey España. www.themovechannel.com

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