ALICANTE (Costa Blanca)
Get to know the Costa Blanca, the place in Spain where everyone wants to live
Rely on ES Property for Sale in Spain if you want to buy resale apartments in Costa Blanca, Alicante (Spain), or any other kind of property. The Costa Blanca is one of the most interesting areas of Spain.
The Costa Blanca, on the South East coast of Spain, remains a firm favourite with Spanish and Western European holidaymakers alike, with many choosing to buy a holiday home in Spain here. The Spanish property market is thriving across the whole of the Costa Blanca and with property prices at an all-time low there has never been a better time to explore property for sale in Spain and realise your dream of owning your own.
The weather, the main reason to buy resale apartments in Costa Blanca – Alicante
With over 300 days of sunshine a year and an average temperature of 20°C, the climate here is fantastic and really something to consider when looking for a property in Spain as you can easily holiday or live here all year round. Undoubtedly, the weather it is one of the main reasons why people decide to buy resale apartments in Costa Blanca (Alicante, Spain).
You only need to cast your eye across the farmers’ fields to see them blooming with fruit and vegetables four times a year! With no heavy industry in the area it is also a very healthy, dry climate. The salt lagoons situated 2 kms from Torrevieja, Costa Blanca draw the moisture from the air, making the climate ideal for people with arthritis, psoriasis and asthma. In fact the health benefits are so significant the World Health Organisation recommend it as one of the healthiest places to live.
Which cities make up the Costa Blanca?
The Costa Blanca, Spain is divided into the North and South regions, as a guide Alicante can be considered the dividing line. We have a vast selection of property for sale on the Costa Blanca offering something for everyone: new build villas, bungalows, resale apartments, townhouses…
The Northern Costa Blanca is a less developed area with regard to buildings and tourism in comparison to the Southern Costa Blanca. The towns of Moraira, Javea and Denia are in a strict conservation zone where building heights and density are rigorously controlled to ensure the picturesque coastline and dramatic mountain range views are not compromised. Property for Sale in Javea and Moraira has not seen such demand for some years.
Alicante, a historic Mediterranean port, dating back to the fourth century, is now one of the fastest-growing towns in Spain with an equally growing property market. With the airport within easy reach of the city, commutable by airport bus or taxi, Alicante is a convenient and appealing destination for holiday makers and people wanting to move to Spain permanently.
The wide harbour and castle dominates the centre of the city which is littered with wide alleys and a central shopping area perfect for strolling. Sun lovers will be spoilt for choice as they ponder the several kilometres of beaches along the coast.
The Southern Costa Blanca area from Alicante southwards to the Mar Menor is a region that is very easy on the eye. The contrasting gentle landscapes and rugged coastline play host to Spanish life, whether you are looking for quaint, traditional Spanish villages or bustling cosmopolitan towns the Costa Blanca region really has something for everyone. If you want to buy resale apartments in Costa Blanca – Alicante or whatever property type, please take the time to browse our superb portfolio of properties. If you don’t see what you are looking for please use our ‘Property Finder’ service – If your dream property for sale on the Costa Blanca is out there we will find it!
The Valencia region of the Costa Blanca proudly boasts 80 beaches flying the "Blue Flag". The “Blue Flag” is only awarded to beaches meeting the stringent requirement for cleanliness and facilities. In the summer season most of the beaches have a beach bar, perfect to enjoy a morning coffee or a cocktail at sundown. The beaches vary from secluded sand dunes to long flat sandy beaches.
Take a short drive inland from the coast and you will find yourself in beautiful, unspoilt countryside. Nature lovers will be in their element as the region is rich with wildlife and there are many protected reserves and parks to visit. The nature reserve of the lagoons of La Mata and Torrevieja, one of the most important marshlands in Valencia, serves as a habitat for numerous protected species of bird such as the greater Flamingo, and Montagu´s Harrier. These two beautiful lagoons, known as Las Salinas, the salt flats, date back to the 12th century and are currently one of the most important in the whole of Europe.
If you decide buy resale apartments in Costa Blanca –Alicante (Spain) you will enjoy the sun, the sea and the golf
If you like to do more than soak up the sun there are numerous beautiful marinas from Alicante through to La Manga which attract the boating enthusiasts, varying in size and facilities offered. There are also endless opportunities for water sports activities including windsurfing, yachting, snorkeling, diving, jetski-ing, kite surfing, waterskiing and wakeboarding to name but a few. ES Property for Sale in Spain has some wonderful properties for sale in and around these areas, some with stunning marina views.
After a hard day on the water why not take a short drive in the Murcia region and relax and unwind in one of the two excellent spa and health resorts offering a wide range of beauty and health treatments. The medicinal mineral waters of these spas are acknowledged by doctors.
Just over 3 hours away, the foothills of the Sierra Nevada gradually turn into high mountains. Several ski resorts can be found here and in some places there is enough snow on the higher slopes to ski in spring and autumn.
For Golfers, the southern Costa Blanca is a veritable paradise. There are numerous 18 hole championship golf courses located throughout the area with many more planned. For those wanting to take up the sport or to improve, there are also several driving ranges, and 9 hole courses to choose from.
From La Marquesa and La Finca close to Guardamar, through to Las Ramblas, Villamartin and Campoamor at Orihuela Costa, and southwards to the courses in the Mar Menor and Murcia regions such as the Sucina Golf & Country Club.
The Mar Menor Golf Resort and La Manga Club there is a course to suit every golfer whether professional standard or novice. The facilities available on most courses are second to none with excellent pro-shops, bars and commercial centres. If you are looking for a golf property for sale in Spain we would highly recommend that you consider some of our properties for sale in Villamartin and La Zenia as these have an excellent location for access to golf courses. If you are looking for golf property for sale on the Costa Blanca it is important you pick the right location and development, ask our experts.
If you do not know which destination of the Costa Blanca is the one that best suits your needs, contact us
Our website features hundreds of properties for sale on the Costa Blanca, ranging from luxury apartments for sale in Torrevieja to villas for sale in Villamartin, we have property to suit all tastes and budgets. If you can’t find your ideal property for sale in Spain our team of property consultants are on hand to find it for you. Not all properties that we have are listed on the website due to the fast turnaround of the property market so please use our property finder to assist with your search.
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