Revealed- what Spanish buyers want

Revealed- what Spanish buyers want

A report by the Spanish property portal has revealed what those looking for property in Spain are searching for.

The company's recently released enquiry report analysed almost 130,000 email enquiries showing that between July 2011 and December 2011 47.3% of enquiries for properties in Spain sat within the £50k to £100k price range.

The report also found that the majority of buyers wanted a three-bedroom villa; with apartments the second most popular type of property. 55% of those who enquired wanted a property with a pool.

Alicante and the Costa Blancaremain the favorite locations for foreign property hunters, accounting for nearly 35% of enquiries - according to's findings - while Malaga in the Costa del Solfollowed behind with 14.4%.

Commenting on the results, Marc Pritchard, Sales and Marketing Manager at Taylor Wimpey España said: “"The report provides an interesting insight into what buyers want from Spanish property. In 2012 it is important to look at trends in buyer behaviour and the interest generated regarding Spanish property to identify how to grab the attention of this year's property buyers.”

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