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Spanish government wants to attract more foreign property buyers

With this in mind, Spain looks set to continue this trend according to experts with a final rush of property buyers seeking out Spanish real estate. Experts are suggesting that tax breaks and low interest rates on savings accounts will be the main factors encouraging buyers to hunt down bargains. Via www.propertywire.com

Properties sold to foreign residents in Spainincrease by 24.7% in third quarter of 2011

Property sales made by foreign residents in Spainexperienced an increase of 24.7% in the third quarter of 2011 compared to the same period last year, according to statistics from The Ministry of Public Transactions. The Marketing Director of Taylor Wimpey España, comments: ‘The increase in property sales to foreigners in the last quarter of 2011 […]

More foreigners snap up bargain priced homes in Spain

Spain looks set to continue this trend according to experts with a final rush of property buyers seeking out Spanish real estate before 2011 comes to a close with experts suggesting that tax breaks and low interest rates on savings accounts will be the main factors encouraging buyers to hunt down bargains. Via www.propertyoverseastoday.com  

‘Buy now’ to bag a bargain property in Spain

Invest now if you want to grab a bargain in coastal areas. Properties are unlikely to get cheaper,’ the firm asserted. Meanwhile, Taylor Wimpey de Espana recently noted that the Spanish real estate sector has not performed badly in 2011, when the difficult economic backdrop is taken into account. The developer revealed that it has […]

Taylor Wimpey Espana wins Best Developer in Spainaward

The judges decided Taylor Wimpey España was a deserving winner of their prestigious Best Developer in Spain prize, declaring that it has had ‘plenty of success over the years building homes that contribute to the natural beauty of the country » and « affords a team of experienced professionals with a portfolio that cannot be rivalled by […]

Mallorca bucking the trend in Spain

This treasured BalearicIslandhas maintained its stronghold as a highly desirable investment destination and holiday home spot. With excellent accessibility from the rest of Europe and pretty traditional Spanish villages to boot, overseas buyers are still flocking to this idyllic Balearic isle. Via www.aplaceinthesun.com  

Spanish government wants to attract more foreign property buyers

With this in mind, Spain looks set to continue this trend according to experts with a final rush of property buyers seeking out Spanish real estate. Experts are suggesting that tax breaks and low interest rates on savings accounts will be the main factors encouraging buyers to hunt down bargains. Via www.propertywire.com

Despite Eurozone Issues, Mallorca Property Sales Uptick 15% Over Last Year

Following the success of Cala Magrana, Taylor Wimpey España has launched a further phase comprising another 21 apartments. All apartments have sea views and there is direct access to the sea, with Cala Anguila beach just 500 meters away. The residential complex is situated close to the sea and very close to golf courses and […]

Marvellous Mallorca

Mallorca has enjoyed a generally positive 2011. Whilst mainland Spainhas been hit with a severe property slump, this treasured BalearicIslandhas maintained its stronghold as a superb and highly desirable investment destination. Taylor Wimpey España’s property sales rose by 15% both in September and year to date which certainly does not reflect the general mood in […]

Golf properties a reliable investment

Los Arqueros Golf and Country Club, an 18-hole course is one example of a quality golf course in Spain that has performed remarkably well. During the last 11 years we have developed and sold more than 1,200 apartments, villas and detached villas in Los Arqueros. This year Los Arqueros celebrates its 20th anniversary is the […]

Spanish golf resorts ‘could be a good choice for property investors’

People hoping to buy a property in Spain may want to target the country’s golf resorts, after one estate agency highlighted the resilience of this part of the tourism industry. Sales and marketing director of Taylor Wimpey de Espana Marc Pritchard pointed out that Spainhas one of the world’s largest markets for golf tourism and […]

Golf lures house-hunters back to the Costa del Sol

All good news for Taylor Wimpey España, one of Spain’s leading developers, with homes for sale on some of the best golf courses in Spain. « The golf tourism sector has proven to be a resilient and reliable market that never really seems to falter even when the chips are down, » says Marc Pritchard, Sales and […]

The true cost of buying property abroad

Normally, you pay eight per cent VAT (or IVA as they call it), but to stimulate the market, the Spanish government has cut this to four per cent, provided you buy before the end of the year. What’s more, Taylor Wimpey has reduced this to zero per cent at its El Puerto development in Mallorca, […]

TAYLOR Wimpey España has launched a new mobile web edition of its site.

With more than one billion people around the world having mobile internet access through their smartphones, businesses are increasingly looking to expand by improving their mobile web presence. Taylor Wimpey España has revealed that 10% of the total users who entered its website in October 2011 used a mobile device, of which 82% accessed through […]

Spain real estate sector to bounce back in near term

Spain’s real estate sector is optimistic that it will turn for the better in the next 18 months. Spain remains as a property investment choice because of the no restrictions policy restrictions on foreigners buying property in Spain. Via www.globalpropertyguide.com

Brits ‘still biggest buyers of Spanish property’

Taylor Wimpey Espana published its sales figures for September, showing that Brits are responsible for 30 per cent of transactions, followed by Spanish and Russian buyers taking a 20 per cent share of the market each. Via propertyshowrooms.com

Significant rise in Spanish property sales

Spanish house builder Taylor Wimpey España, responsible for developing a wide selection of new homes in Costa Blanca, the Costa del Sol and the Balearic Island of Mallorca, have reported extremely positive sales levels for September 2011. Via internationaleat.com

Malaga still popular with investors

With all time record numbers of tourists visiting Spain, property prices in key tourist areas are rising, and overseas property owners will find their holiday lets in greater demand. Via aplaceinthesun.com

Spanish property prices rise

The price rises in certain parts of Spain is an encouraging sign for investors with locations such as the Costa Blanca, Costa Calida, Alicante and Murcia experiencing marked price increases. Via myintroducer.com

Spain Vacation Home Sales Enjoy Boost From Resilient Tourism Industry

Despite difficult economic conditions across mainland Europe, Spain is one of the most resilient holiday destinations, remaining popular with foreigners whatever the market conditions,’ said Ignacio Osle, sales and marketing manager of Taylor Wimpey España. Following the success of Cala Magrana’s first two phases, Taylor Wimpey España is now launching the third phase comprising 20 […]

Spanish property price rises ‘encouraging’

Reported increases in Spanish property prices have been described as ‘encouraging’ by one expert in the country’s real estate sector. Ignacio Osle, sales and marketing director of developer Taylor Wimpey de España, commented that figures showing price rises in certain parts of Spain are ‘an encouraging sign for investors’. Via propertyshowrooms.com

International property sales in Spain rise

One developer operating in the Spanish market has reported a rise in the number of sales to international buyers. Taylor Wimpey de España revealed that during the first eight months of this year, it saw transactions to overseas investors increase by eight per cent, on the year to date. According to the firm, it also […]

Buyers of Spanish property urged to ‘haggle’

Recent data released from Spanish developer Taylor Wimpey de Espana revealed that Brits make up 32% of those investing in Spanish property. And there has been an 8% rise in those investing this year. New measures from the Spanish government slashing the IVA (equivalent to VAT) on all new build properties from 8% to 4% have […]

‘Many reasons’ why Spain is a top retirement destination

Taylor Wimpey de Espana cited data published by Standard Life, which revealed that Spain remains the number one retirement destination for Brits – beating Australia, the USA, France and Ireland. Via propertyshowrooms.com  

International investment in Spain up by 8%

Taylor Wimpey de Espana’s market report reveals that Brits are far and away the highest investors in Spanish property, making up 32% of the market, followed by Spaniards at 24% and Germans who made up 13% of the purchasers. The most popular areas remain Mallorca, Alicante and Marbella, which have long held a place in […]

British buyers lead the way in Spanish property sales

Leading developers like Taylor Wimpey de España have brand-new, key ready homes on offer at big discounts and zero VAT and report international sales up 8% and sales inquiries soaring by 70% so far this year, with British buyers leading the way. Via propertyinspain.net

Taylor Wimpey chief defends British buyer market

‘The market is smaller but the British are still buying. A house in the sun is still an aspiration, it’s just that fewer people can afford it and the ones that can are extremely discerning’ he says. The UK is still by far our biggest market. Around 50% of our buyers are British followed the […]

Brits still buying in Spain

According to reports from Taylor Wimpey Spain, us Brits are still in love with Spain, and our affections show no signs of waning. British ex pats making up 50% of the company’s purchasers, and areas such as Mallorca and the Costa del Sol are as popular as ever with Brits looking for sun, sand and […]

Brits the biggest buyers of Spanish property

Brits are the biggest buyers of Spanish property accounting for 1 In 4 sales, report Taylor Wimpey. It seems Britain’s loyalty to Spain, one of the UK’s most favoured holiday and second home spots abroad still remains strong according to figures from the College of Registrars with British property buyers responsible for one in four […]

Balearic Property

Mallorca is the most popular destination, because it has more year-round flights and better weather than the other islands, plus a higher level of infrastructure and services. As well as attractive beaches, pretty villages and its stylish capital, Palma, the island offers golf courses, marinas, swanky clubs and quality hotels and restaurants, which attract a […]

No VAT on your new home in Spain!

« The Spanish government reduces the VAT on new homes from 8% to 4% until the 31st of December 2011 » And Taylor Wimpey will pay the remaining 4% YOUR NEW HOME IN SPAIN WITHOUT VAT! Special offer on stock properties with legal completion on or before 31st of December 2011 Limited amount of properties available.

Balearic Property

‘We fell in love with the resort (of Taylor Wimpey Spain in Puerto Pollensa)’ says White. ‘It’s not crowded or overdeveloped, it has an amazing beach, great restaurants and a friendly atmosphere. It was everything we were looking for.’ Via traveller.easyjet.com

Mallorca Gears up for Busy Vacation Season

Leading house builders, Taylor Wimpey de España, are providing the perfect opportunity for boating and property fans alike to view their luxurious new fully furnished ready-to-move in properties in Mallorca at their show home event until September 15. Among the affordable properties being offered for viewing are El Puerto II, Cala D’Or and Pollentia Mar […]

30% reduction in asking prices pulls in foreign buyers

Within the Spanish property market there are several top ‘hotspots’ which provide some of the best investment opportunities for property in Spain, say Taylor Wimpey. A major heavyweight within the arena has always been and will always be the Costa del … Via myintroducer.com

Money transfers to Spain to help expats?

According to Taylor Wimpey de Espana, a leading house builder in the Mediterranean country, almost a fifth of all buyers choose to live in the region to enjoy the balmy weather in their retirement. They join the 400000 or so expatriates already … Via hifx.co.uk  

Spain ‘still a popular retirement destination’

Spain remains a popular retirement destination for Brits, according to the latest figures from a leading property portal. Taylor Wimpey de Espana reported that nearly a fifth of all their buyers chose the European nation as the place to live out their retirement. Ignacio Osle, the sales and marketing director of Taylor Wimpey de Espana, […]

Mallorca’s rental property market increases

The Spanish Island of Mallorca is experiencing strong growth in holiday rental booking enquiries this year, reveal Taylor Wimpey. With a 39% increase from Q1 2010 according to latest data from HomeAway Holiday Rentals. Ignacio Osle, Sales and Marketing Director of Taylor Wimpey de España, one of Spain’s leading house builders, explains: ‘Over the last […]

Mallorca property market set to sizzle this summer

It’s already been established as the most buoyant region for home values in Spain’s troubled property market, and it looks like more good news is in store for real estate owners in Mallorca in 2011. Enquiries for holiday lettings on the glamorous island have surged in the first quarter of this year, and many low-cost […]

Retirement in Spain reigns on

It appears that Spain’s popularity as a retirement destination for Brits reigns on with Taylor Wimpey de España, one of the country’s leading house builders, … Via easier.com  

Taylor Wimpey de España releases new projects in Mallorca in sign of growing optimism

Ignacio Osle, Sales and Marketing Director of Taylor Wimpey de España, explains, « Mallorca seems be receiving a touch of the Monaco effect, attracting the rich and famous to our shores. The island is already noted for being fashionable, desirable and fantastic for boat owners and beach lovers alike. » Taylor Wimpey de España have also just […]

Mallorca tops the charts as the most sought after Spanish property location

Ignacio Osle, Sales and Marketing Director of Spain property builder Taylor Wimpey de Espana, comments: « Over the last 12 months we have seen both visitor numbers and enquiries for property in Mallorca rise steadily. Buyers from the UK and Europe are not only looking at the traditional property hotspots on the mainland but further afield […]

Properties in Mallorca prove highly popular

According to Kyero’s Spanish House Price Index(Q1 2011), property in Mallorca has the second highest average asking price in Spain at €428,300 (£381,000). Mallorca is renowned for its wide range of superb beaches, golf courses, as well as its fair share of celebrity residents such as Catherine Zeta-Jones and her husband Michael Douglas. Ignacio Osle, […]

Spanish property set to be popular this summer

The Balearics’ property market remains strong, with a 145 per cent increase in property sales in 2010 compared to 2009 recorded by the Public Works Ministry. Ignacio Osle, sales and marketing director of Taylor Wimpey de Espana, claimed that it is easy to see why the Mediterranean island is proving popular with buyers. « Over the […]

Golf guarantees property gains?

Taylor Wimpey de España know a thing or two about golf and after 50 years of building in one of the greatest golfing Mecca’s in Europe they certainly know a lot about property. Demand for golf property in Spain in the prime locations is also increasing according to Taylor Wimpey de España. Enquiries have increased […]

Buy to let opportunities in Mallorca

Ignacio Osle, Sales and Marketing Director of Spain property builder Taylor Wimpey de Espana, comments: « Over the last 12 months we have seen both visitor numbers and enquiries for property in Mallorca rise steadily. Buyers from the UK and Europe are not only looking at the traditional property hotspots on the mainland but further afield […]

Are Spain’s islands recovering first?

Property developer Ignacio Osle from Taylor Wimpey de Espana says that « over the past 12 months we have seen buyer interest in the Balearic Islands, especially Mallorca, rise steadily ». Via findaproperty.com

Mallorca will be Spain’s hottest destination this summer

Taylor Wimpey de España for example are launching two superb new residential developments, Aires de Pollensa , just minutes from Pollensa beach in the north of the island and in respond to client demand, a new phase at Los Altos del Golf in Andratx, in the south west. Both developments offer a very high standard […]

New Alicante Airport Terminal set to boost visitor numbers

Ignacio Osle, Sales and Marketing Director of Taylor Wimpey de España, the leading new homes developer in the Costa Blanca region comments: « Demand for access to the Costa Blanca is incredibly high especially from the Brits, Germans and the Dutch. This directly correlates with the demand for second homes from these countries also. » Via easier.com

New terminal to see Easter flight boom in Alicante

Ignacio Osle, Sales Director for locally-based property firm Taylor Wimpey Espana, agreed that home owners in the surrounding area were set to benefit enormously from the terminal. « With an abundance of discounted flight fares available throughout the year and now the increased capacity for passengers that the new terminal in Alicante Airport will provide, the […]

Balearics bound ahead in Spanish property market

‘Over the last 12 months we have seen buyer interest in the Balearic Islands, especially Mallorca, rise steadily’, said Ignacio Osle, sales director of the nation’s largest homebuilder, Taylor Wimpey Espana. An enduringly popular tourist destination amongst Brits in particular, the Spanish Tourist Board estimates holiday visits from UK customers to the Balearics has grown […]

Balearics lead Spanish property revival in sales

On the ground real estate agents are reporting an increase in interest and in buying. ‘Over the past 12 months we have seen buyer interest in the Balearic Islands, especially Mallorca, rise steadily,’ said Ignacio Osle, sales and marketing director of Taylor Wimpey de España, Spain’s leading house builder with developments within the Balearics. Via Property […]

Expatriate Insurance News: Balearics property revival underway

Ignacio Osle, sales and marketing director of Taylor Wimpey de España, commented on the news: ‘Over the past 12 months we have seen buyer interest in the Balearic Islands, especially Mallorca, rise steadily.’ Via Expatriate Healthcare

Make gains while the sun shines

Go with a name you can trust, a company with a track record that you can scrutinise. Taylor Wimpey (formerly Taylor Woodrow), wich has been building in Spain for 50 years, has new projects on the Costa del Sol and Mallorca (taylorwimpeyspain.com).Via The Sunday Times

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