Nestled high in the mountains of the Costa Del Sol, Mijas, is a beautiful example of a traditional Spanish town and the Mijas property market is currently booming in this idyllic part of Andalucia. While it may not be as well known as some of its cousins on the Costa Del Sol, it’s a great place check out in your search for that perfect second home. You never know, you might fall in love at first sight.
With thousands of people fleeing the bleak, cold winters of the UK, Mijas has become a hot-spot (literally) for those seeking sun, sea and second homes. Prices are reasonable, resell value high and the Spanish way of life especially enticing during those long and cold winter months back in the UK.
The town enjoys a thriving summer economy which makes purchasing in this area even more enticing. The rental market is healthy and a second home in this area will almost certainly appeal to the scores of tourists who visit Mijas each year as a rental option for you, putting money back in your pocket when you’re not enjoying the sun and sea air yourself. This is a popular option for people buying in Spain, especially those who still plan to live in the UK, for half or at least part of the year.
From stunning seas views of the beaches below on Costa Mijas to majestic mountain views looking back up, this picturesque region has an awful lot to offer. Restaurants, bars, shopping and a thriving tourist and cultural economy keep this little gem hustling and bustling throughout the summer months. You’ll never be bored in Mijas.
The beaches are long, golden and the water warm(ish) and tens of thousands flock to them each year to enjoy the surf, bars, and restaurants nearby. If that all sounds a little too hectic for you and you want to avoid the crowds, Playa De La Campana, a gorgeous stretch of beach is for you. It’s quiet and calm and a great place to top-up your tan while reclining on the beach beds they hire out for a more than reasonable price right there on the sand.
The town has some of the most stunning and diverse architecture in all of Spain, from whitewashed Andalusian townhouses, traditional farmhouses, to Spanish villas, and modern condominiums. So whatever you’re looking for you’re sure to find something to suit your specific needs, taste, and budget in Mijas.
The property market in Spain is thriving, and consequently, there’s a lot of competition in the real estate market. Things have moved along a lot since this 80’s, but it’s still important to do your due diligence when buying abroad. Make sure you consult the experts, it will keep you safe, and the very best will work with you and for you to make sure you get the very best deal possible; a second home to fall in love with and create memories in for years to come. In a location, you desire, for a price that suits your budget, and caters to all of your needs.