A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Costa Blanca, Spain

2015 / Episode 17 on 19 January 2015

Episode 17

Laura Hamilton helps former firefighter Gary and his partner Kevin find a home in the Altea region of Spain's Costa Blanca on a budget of £175,000.

Property 1:

Three-bed townhouse in Altea, €185,000

Located in the old part of town, this three storey house offers living areas on the lower floor, and a large open plan loft with a balcony. Karma Properties (www.karmaproperties.com). 

Property 2:

Three-bed townhouse in Altea, €235,000

Traditional style townhouse with sea views from the roof terrace. Living area arranged over three levels. SolanaCasas (www.solanacasas.com).

Property 3:

Two-bed apartment in Altea La Vella, €239,000

With its bright and airy living room opening on to a covered south-facing terrace to make the most of the sea views. There's also a communal pool and gym. Stadman International (www.stadmaninternational.com).

Property 4:

Two-bed apartment in Mascarat, €200,000

Bright, south-facing two-bed apartment with sea views. Outside there's a terrace and there's a lockable garage. Dinah Properties (www.dinahproperties.com).

Property 5:

Three-bed townhouse in Altea, €250,000

Behind its traditional exterior, inside is spacious and modern in feel and design. The house is close to restaurants and bars and has amazing views from the roof terrace. Nardia Real Estate Agency (www.nardia.es).