The famous fashion designer Roberto Cavalli is opening a new Cavalli Club Restaurant & Lounge in Puerto Banus and is at no lower standard than the other four in the rest of the world. Choosing to open his club in one of the finest establishments the Marbella property market has to offer was well thought out as Marbella is a city that is only going to become bigger, wealthier and more jet-set.
The Marbella Luxury Fair was once again a huge success. Fashion shows, conferences, showrooms, fine jewelery along with high-end cuisine and live music were the pinnacle of the fair. Showcasing luxury products and services in Marbella is no ordinary choice; it was done to reveal the real Marbella, the city lying behind the veil of economic crisis, a veil that is steadily being removed to reveal a city full potential for any economic sector starting by its property market.
The “Les Roches” school in Marbella, is a world leader when it comes to hotel management thanks to its highly disciplined school culture where only the best and most passionate can succeed. This is certainly not surprising that Marbella, a city that grew hand in hand with tourism, welcomed on its property this powerful institution. It will surely be thanks to these students that the city will continue to surprise us.
Real estate in the Malaga province is definitely back on track; Marbella’s property market has insured itself with approximately 4,000 units sold in the past year and the future looks pretty bright too. This city is actually monopolizing around 60% of transactions linked to property developers on top of selling to individuals. If you haven’t had the chance to jump onto this steaming train there is still time and the properties in the surrounding areas such as Puerto Banus or Nueva Andalucia are also extremely attractive.
Julieta Venegas, the Mexicain singer, songwriter, instrumentalist and producer, will be showcasing her new album at the Marbella festival. This goes to show how diversified and culturally rich Starlite is; its line-up counts stars such as Anastascia, Lenny Kravitz or Lionel Ritchie but also artists such as Village People, Sinatra and Friends, Vivancos or Melendi. This diversity comes from its host city, Marbella, in which culture, entertainment and happiness are important values. If you too share the same values, buying a villa, townhouse or apartment in Marbella should be in your bucket list.
In four years Starlite has managed to surpass all expectations by becoming one of Marbella’s leading festivals. Its success comes from its originality; a daily programme which includes music, fashion, art, film and gastronomy set in a quarry in which resides its open air amphitheatre. This triumph of a festival made 60 million euros in 2014 and 300 direct jobs setting the city back on the road to recovery. This is only one facet of the diamond that is Marbella and if you want to live in a city culturally rich and lively, the Marbella property market is where you should start looking first.
Alexander Grinberg, Russian millionaire and owner of the Marbella FC, wants to give more to Marbella; he is planning to build a sports city and a high performance football centre, which he hopes to be a leader in Europe. The love he has for this city drives his enthusiasm for investments and he only needed to visit Marbella once to do so. If you are looking for an investment or just a city where you can feel alive, the Marbella property market is the place where you want to be looking.
For the first time since 2007, Spain has started with some of the best data we’ve seen for their first quarter of 2015, growing at a pace 18 times faster than the US and putting itself on a track to get an annual growth of 2.9%. This strong economic growth brings along a lot of positive vibes for all industries including the property market, making it a perfect time for investing in a wonderful vacation villa, apartment or townhouse in Marbella.
The property market in Marbella seems to be reigniting at the moment, some say that it has finally hit the bottom whilst others say it has already passed. One thing is for sure; price drops are becoming harder to come by so if you’re looking to buy, now is the time. Bundle that with the low Euro value at the moment and you have a great deal on your future home in Marbella, Nueva Andalucia or Puerto Banus.
After unveiling stars such as Lenny Kravitz, Lionel Richie and the Village People, Marbella’s Starlite festival announced that Enrique Iglesias will be performing live. The world renowned Spaniard is coming back to his roots, he sold over 100 million copies of his latest album ‘Sex and Love’ and it is already expected that tickets to his performance will be sold out. As fans from all over the world flock in for this popular event so do potential property investors. Everyone will be talking about this event as well as the exceptional lifestyle a Marbella villa or Puerto Banus apartment would have to offer.