Sunday, March 15, 2009

Property for sale in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

gran canaria property, property for sale in MaspalomasGran Canaria property for sale from as little as € 99.000, studios, apartments, villas, seafront, canarian villages, shopping centres you name they have them all.

Cardenas Real Estate agents are based in Gran Canaria and have been selling property there since 1980, well established and multi lingual, so they speak your language.

View all the property for sale in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria here

Friday, February 27, 2009

Completely refurbished property fully furnished in Lanzarote

This 1 bedroom apartment property has just landed on the Lanzarote property market after a complete refurbishment totally loaded with the latest gadgets and modern decor. Flat screen TV, new kitchen, satellite package, WIFI (wireless) internet connection, new wooden flooring, oh and for only 122,000 euros.

This property is situated in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. Read and view more information about this lanzarote property

Friday, February 20, 2009

Property for sale in Gran Canaria for only £66.420 in Puerto Rico

Property for sale in Gran Canaria, Puerto RicoBuying a property in Gran Canaria is still popular and the town of Puerto Rico has a studio apartment for sale for as little as £66.420, thats 75.000 €.

This property, has all the facilities you would normally find a Gran Canaria, communial swiming pool, great views of the sea,
restaurant, pool-bar, minimarket, music bar and of course plenty of warm sunshine.

Find out more about this property for sale in Puerto Rico, Gran Canaria

Monday, February 16, 2009

Tenerife property for sale in San Eugenio Bajo

Tenerife property for sale in San Eugenio BajoEver wanted to buy a Tenerife property but not sure what you can afford? Well here's a quick reminder of what kind of property you could own in Tenerife.

For only £135.000 you can own a Studio Apartment in a residential complex, with a communial pool in San Eugenio, close to Puerto Colón in Las Americas. This property complex is well known in Tenerife and popular with ex-pats.

Read more here about Tenerife property for sale in San Eugenio Bajo

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Seafront property in Gran Canaria

gran canaria propertyThis is your dream holiday home. Right on the sea front, the wind whisting through the palm trees, birds singing, the sound of the crashing waves at night while you sleep.

So if you have 99.500 € (Approx. £86.645), what you waiting for?

Read more about this apartment in Gran Canaria

Bungalow in Palm Mar, Tenerife - LISTED AS QUICK SALE


This 1 bedroomed bungalow is situated in the up and coming village of Palm mar, not far from Los Cristianos.
There is an open plan kitchen, good sized bedroom, garden and terrace. The propery is also for sale partially furnished. A bargain at 188,000 Euros

For more information, visit the bungalow in Palm Mar in Tenerife.

This property is for sale by Horizon Property Group

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Modern Luxury Villa for sale in Monte León, Gran Canaria

It comprises of 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, 840 m² of outdoor space, a private and heated swimming pool and private garage for only 900.000 € (Approx. £831.060)

The villa has 2 floors and a basement and a possibility for a third bedroom. Read more about the luxury villa in Monte Leon

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Recently Reduced, 3 bed Villa in Corralejo, Fuerteventura, Fully Furnished 147.000 Euros

This is an amazing offer you just cant miss out on. Lets re-cap.
Recently reduced by €50 000 plus fully furnished! Across the road from the property is large swimming pool which also hosts a childrens splash pool.

Want to see more of the property in Corralejo

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Yes, i purchased a property in the Canary Islands

If you have purchased a property in the Canary Islands, tell us why you chose your property, the highs and lows of the purchasing process. Do you have any recommodations for future buyers?

Whatever your story, we would love to hear from you.

How much does it cost to buy a property in the Canary Islands

Normally you will pay around 10,000 Euros for Legal Fees & Taxes when buying buying a property in Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote & Fuerteventura.

All the legal proceedings are usually under taken by the Bank, the Estate Agent or the Seller.

Lets see the break down off payments you will have to make.

  1. Transfer Tax - 5% of the official property value.
  2. Plus Valia Tax - pay all fees and taxes due on transfer of property.
  3. Land registry fees - fee is about 0.5% of the declared property value.
  4. Notary Fees -fee is about 0.75% of the declared property value.
  5. Lawyers fee - 1% of the purchase price may be requested.
  6. Tax Retention - buyer must retain 5% of the declared property price
For a more in depth view, read the canary islands property buyers guide by

Monday, February 2, 2009

Life's a beach at Playa del Duque and La Caleta in the south of Tenerife

With some fantastic new luxury properties and commerical units appearing in both Playa del Duque and La Caleta, there's no wonder why the Adeje townhall has called the diggers in to improve the beach between these two popular and sort-after property spots.

If you have every been to the Las Vistas beach in Los Crisitianos, then you will remember not only the size of but its golden sands. Well thats what Playa del Duque and La Caleta beach now has.

The importation of this golden sand proves that Adeje is hearing what potential property buyers would most like, a golden sand beach outside their house.

Sunday, February 1, 2009

Tenerife property still alive and kicking

The property market in Tenerife slowed down due to the economic crisis, but there is still hope as the market is recovering, albeit slowly.

A good friend of mine told me how his friend finally sold his house in Tenerife after 3 years on the market. In the end he got more money for the selling price as there were 4 bidders.

There is also a good range of New Developments in Tenerife with quality apartments and villas for sale now on the market and the interest from potential buyers is heating up!

Take a look at Mirador del Atlanico, built and sold by Gomasper, situated in a little village just above Los Cristianos in Tenerife.
They comprise of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments starting from as little as 107,000 POUNDS, thats 136,000 EUROS.

Here, take a look for yourself, there are also photos of the show apartment and views of the sea.