Brexit. New Bank Charges and Exchange Rates.

Since Brexit, the UK remains in the Single Euro Payments Area.  SEPA is a system that facilitates cross-border transfers regarding standards and protocols, but it is important to note that it does not limit bank fees. Now that the UK is out of the EU, European banks are free to set their own fees and […]

Estepona Hospital Opens

Estepona Hospital Opens

THE NEW ESTEPONA HOSPITAL OPENS. It has taken 10 years and €16 million but the new hospital of Estepona has taken an important step closer to fully opening. The Mayor of Estepona, José María García Urbano, a major force behind the project, and the President of the Junta de Andalusian, Juanma Moreno, attended a low-key […]

The Solheim Cup on Casares Costa 2023

On October 19th 2020 the Ladies European Tour announced that the 2023 Solheim Cup, (the men´s equivalent is the Ryder Cup),  will be played at Finca Cortesin, Casares Costa, in the very heart of the Costa del Sol.  This prestigious international tournament will be played in Spain for the first time, taking place from September […]

New Infrastructure in Manilva

Despite the current restrictions in place and the economic ramifications this brings, it is great to see that Manilva Town Hall continues to improve the infrastructure in the area. The latest announcement from the mayor of Manilva, Mario Jiménez, is a new “Blue Bridge” over the A-7.  This new bridge will be found at the bottom […]

A Walk Through Our Property Listings.

It has been several years now since we changed our web-site and there are some really great features that will help you to keep track of your favourite properties, see the location of it, the street view and now we are adding floor plans and videos. Firstly,  don’t forget to join our club, sign into […]

Vendor´s Thoughts Property ID 2499

Our lovely vendors Ann and Paul have kindly written about their stunning property in Viñas del Golf on the Doña Julia Golf course. We are the proud owners of this apartment in Vinas Del Golf. Having owned properties in Spain for over 30 Years and in 3 different regions, since moving to The Costa Del […]

Golf in the Manilva & Casares areas

There are so many wonderful outdoor activities to enjoy in the Manilva and Casares area none more so than golf.  Well, we do have the weather for it.  I have recently had a go at paddle boarding.  Wow, is that fun!  It’s fair to say I’m hooked.  I can’t wait to get out there again. […]

Final Lockdown Diary.

Hi Everyone, Yeeeehaaaaa……..We’re open again and carrying out viewings.  Happy days. We certainly haven’t returned to how it was prior to the virus but we are moving in a positive direction.  It remains to be seen whether or not this is all behind us, but one step at a time. I hope this “unlocking” is […]

Diary of a Lockdown Director Week 5

Hello Everyone, Into Week 6…… and more to go.  Hold in there. Living. Well, we are all still going well in Valle Romano and I am pleased to report the virus has been kept away.  In fact, it seems the figures in our area are very low.  Great news.  I hope you are all safe […]

A Diary of a Lock Down Director Week 4

Diary of a Lockdown Director Week 4 Hello Everyone, A month.  Wow.  It seems like 6. WEEK 4 completed and into week 5. Living. Again, first and most importantly my folks are well.  When I say that I mean physically speaking.  They are both going stir crazy, much like everyone else I suspect.  It’s harder […]