My journey into purchasing a property abroad.

One of our valued team members has written about her experiences and observations before deciding to invest and purchase their property in Andalucía, Spain. Investment abroad for me was a long-term dream; having had two holidays abroad every year for the last 10+ years, it was vital for us to choose the right location. In […]

Vendor´s Thoughts property ID 2341

We have really enjoyed our Amber Manor apartment over the years. It is a very happy place where we have spent many enjoyable weeks.   It is compact and very easy to manage, leaving us free to enjoy the many beaches, towns and villages nearby, as well as the beautiful pool on site. We have […]

Court Ruling over Spanish Mortgages

EUROPEAN COURT OF JUSTICE TO RULE ON SPANISH MORTGAGES TIED TO IRPH INDEX ON THE 3RD MARCH 2020 Our trusted financial advisers, Fluent Finance have written today about the imminent court ruling over Spanish Mortgages. The European Court of Justice (ECJ) is set to publish their final ruling on whether Spanish mortgages which have or […]

El Parador, Hacienda Guadalupe.

The beautiful urbanisation of El Parador,  sits on the cusp of Hacienda Guadalupe, one of the largest private urbanisations of the municipality of MANILVA. A very well established, financially stable and cared for location. Benefiting from 30 properties with only three service roads on a one way system.  There are 11 single story bungalow style villas, […]

Association Gatos de Manilva Explained.

What motivated our charity Association Gatos de Manilva, to be created within our Municipality of Manilva? There are some days we ask ourselves that same question! Association Gatos de Manilva set out to fill a huge hole within the community to help care and support the street cats.  It has grown organically since its inception […]

Traffic Accidents

My name is Natasha Pedro, I have been working in Castles Estate Agency for just about 6 years and have lived in Spain for 17 years. The reason for my ´blog´ is due to a learning curve I have gone through recently and if I am able to help anyone in future by writing this […]

New Spanish Mortgage Rules & Regulations

The financial sector in Spain is in throes of a shake up. Understanding that we are experts in property, not finance, we are really happy to be working with the professional team at Fluent Finance Abroad. It is really important for us at Castles to be able to advise our clients from the beginning to […]

Vendor´s thoughts: Property ID 2493

For a personal insight into this beautiful property, take a look at the vendor´s thoughts. Let me introduce you to Miraflores, our home for the last 10 years. Miraflores is situated in the prestigious urbanisation of Sotogrande, less than 30 minutes to Gibraltar airport and just over an hour to Malaga. The house is situated […]

Further Brexit news and Exchange rates

Following the Brexit news today of a further delay, our money exchange partners, Foremost Currency Group, have shared their thoughts on the possible changes to the exchange rates. Click on the picture to hear what they are saying. For further information about the Foremost Currency Group, take a look at their page on our web-site: