Mallorca fincas: A Europe investment focus

News Hollywood actor Michael Douglas’ Mallorca finca (country estate) is on the market with Mallorca Sotheby’s International Realty set the market there spinning recently. The projections the finca may demand as much as €50 million euro reveals what most experts say is a bull market for such exclusive properties. Spain’s Balearic Islands deserve a closer look for the coming New Year.

Spain’s Golden Visa Program Disappoints International Investors

Spain’s recent attempt at a “Golden Visa” program for international real estate buyers has failed to spark much interest and hasn’t capitalized on the huge market of entrepreneurs and international investors. Initially potential investors were attracted by the lower starting level of €160,000, but this has since been increased to €500,000.

Spain: The New Bargain Hunter’s Paradise?

It’s not secret that money talks and.. Well, you know the saying. Nothing could be more true in the international real estate game than the fact that economic decline brings on desperation for those holding mortgages. For Spain in particular, banks there appear to be in a frenzy to unload bad paper. Want a great property investment? Check out that Spanish villa you always dreamed of.

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