5 reasons to live in Sant Andreu de Llavaneres
As we mentioned in our previous article about the towns of the Maresme, Sant Andreu de Llavaneres is one of the best secrets of the Maresme coast. Just an hour from Barcelona by car and accessible by train with 2 train stations, Sant Andreu de Llavaneres is a town that hides a great cultural and […]
A jewel of the Costa Brava: Cap de Creus Natural Park
Costa Brava hides some of the most spectacular landscapes that you can see. We definitely can guarantee that its towns, beaches and its mountains have become one of the best places to visit in Catalonia. Among all these sites, the Cap de Creus Natural Park stands out, a jewel of the Costa Brava that we […]
The route of vegan restaurants in Barcelona
The cosmopolitan city of Barcelona is one of the favourites of the most epicurean clients of all tastes and flavours. In previous posts we have talked about the 5 most exclusive restaurants in Barcelona or the best places to celebrate with a Gin Tonic in Barcelona. Today, in the city of Barcelona you can find […]
A tour for the best wine tasting in Alella
Alella is a unique land and very famous for its wines. It is located on the north coast of the city of Barcelona next to the Mediterranean Sea and only 20 minutes from the city of Barcelona. It is one of the most beautiful towns in the Maresme and one of the richest areas in […]
Costa Brava: the best beaches and coves for sailing
The best beaches and coves of the Costa Brava can be reached by sailing either by boat, sailboat, yacht or catamaran. Few places can be compared with Costa Brava in terms of the beauty of its beaches and coves. Sailing along the Costa Brava is synonymous with enjoying beaches with turquoise and transparent waters, old […]
Tips for decorating charming penthouse terraces
The arrival of good weather invites us to spend more time outdoors and with it, to enjoy the best terraces and balconies. Decorating these spaces is not always easy since many aspects must be taken into account to achieve a good decoration. Therefore, and so that you can better enjoy your terrace, we will discuss […]
The Catalan Venice: Things to do in Empuriabrava
For the past few years, spending a summer on the Costa Brava has become one of the best options for many people and in Empuriabrava, you can find everything you need to enjoy a great vacation surrounded by friends or family. If you have not yet been able to visit any of the towns […]
How smart homes work?
Smart homes, or also known as the modern digital home, are not science fiction, they are a reality and today it is reachable for almost any pocket to automate different functions of home devices with the use of technology. From Font Real State, as a real estate agency specializing in the purchase, sale and […]
The Best Resorts in Costa Brava
Costa Brava is composed of a group of municipalities in the province of Girona in Catalonia, ranging from Blanes to Portbou. They are crystalline beaches bathed by the Mediterranean Sea. It is known for having an exceptional climate, without extreme temperatures, and surrounded by an endless number of coves, each one more beautiful and special. […]
Castles in Barcelona
The 5 Most Beautiful Castles in Barcelona If you are a castle lover and all the stories that surround them, here we show you a selection of the 5 castles in Barcelona that you can absolutely not miss. From medieval castles of the 10th century to castles of the 20th century, some of which are […]
The villages of Maresme: The best kept secret
Maresme is the coastal area to the northeast of Barcelona and stands out for being a large region close to the city of Barcelona. Only 30 minutes from the big city, you could find tiny villages, especially those located in the coastal area of the region thanks to its beautiful beaches. From Font Real Estate […]
Advantages of living in a rural house in Catalonia.
Over the years many people have chosen or considered moving out of the big cities and into quieter and smaller towns. As a consequence of the hectic pace, pollution and hustle and bustle, it is becoming increasingly common for many families to find living in a rural home a great alternative and decide to move […]
Prefabricated houses, an upward trend
Prefabricated houses are gaining prominence in the real estate market and one of the causes is the infinite possibilities they offer. One of the main reasons is that this type of housing can be modified depending on the owner’s requirements.
Real estate investment in spain breaks record in 2018
Last 2018 ended with a total volume of 11,630 million euros in the sale and purchase of assets. Without taking into account corporate operations. The best year of the last decade for real estate investment in Spain. As anticipated at the beginning of the year, 2018 has been a great year for the Real Estate. […]
Spain among the reference markets in luxury homes
It is well known that the Spanish luxury Real Estate has been climbing positions for many years. The interest for the purchase of high standing properties by national and international investors has placed Spain in first position in the luxury residential market. Locations as demanded as Barcelona and Madrid or the whole area of the […]
4 technologies that are changing the real estate sector
Technology is changing all industries by leaps and bounds and the real estate is not an exception. Improvements and innovations that completely transform society, posing a very different scenario from the one we knew in the last decade. As new technologies such as virtual reality or blockchain progress, the sector finds in them a powerful […]
5 exclusive and luxury restaurants in Barcelona
From Font Real Estate we want to show you our recommended list of exclusive and luxury restaurants in Barcelona that you should stop visiting. One of the best cities in which you can be looking for a luxury restaurant in Barcelona. Known for its haute cuisine, we show you a list of 5 of the […]
Invest in rental housing in Barcelona, an upward option
The profitability offered by the investment in housing to put them for rent has increased from 6.3% to 7.3% on average in Spain in a year. This is due to the increase and consolidation experienced by the rental demand during the year 2017. A clear indicator that the real estate market has become interesting for […]
The city of Barcelona will have a new viewpoint located in collserola
Barcelona will have this year a new viewpoint with privileged views of the city. This new viewpoint located in the park of Collserola, in the neighborhood of La Mercè de Pedralbes, where we find the Finestrelles water deposit, will join the more than 20 viewpoints that already exist and will give us a new vision […]
Sold the luxury property of Johan Cruyff in Barcelona
Font Real Estate aims to offer excellence to its clients and we are proud of the trust placed by our clients thanks to the efforts of the whole team and our way of understanding our work. In the advice we carry out, we seek from the start to turn all our experience into a committed, […]
Real Estate investment in luxury homes is concentrated in Barcelona
Photo by Erwan Hesry on Unsplash Luxury flats continue to be one of the main demands of the residential market in Spain for both residents and investors. A segment in which luxury housing in Barcelona has a lot to say in real estate offer.
Trends in the housing of the future: how are we going to live in 2025
Based on a study presented at the Barcelona Meeting Point last October by promoter Corp, one of the largest housing promoters in Catalonia, together with the Internet Age Media (IAM) innovation and trend platform, it has been possible to contrast interesting conclusions of the analysis carried out. From Font Real Estate we want to talk […]
The reasons why Barcelona is one of the best cities for Real Estate investment
Besides being a reference for the Spanish economy, Barcelona exerts a great influence in its adjoining zones. According to data from the study of “Capital Flows: developing not Colling”, Barcelona improved positively between European capital in relation to previous data, going from the eighteenth position to the seventeenth with respect to the previous year, being […]
BARCELONA, 3rd World city in the icca 2016 Ranking
Barcelona is well known internationally for being a prosperous city and one of the most coveted in business, investment and tourism. The perfect position of Barcelona as a destination for meetings is increasingly evident and that is why recently the city has ranked as 3rd world city in the prestigious ICCA ranking, which establishes the […]
4 Barcelona luxury stores to discover
Barcelona is a city completely dedicated to international fashion. That’s why it’s possible to practice luxury shopping in the city and international top-level firms have put the focus on it. One of the most famous streets where the most luxury brands are concentrated is the Passeig de Gracia.
The best neighbourhoods in Barcelona for luxury properties
Barcelona has become one of the most desired cities for property investment, due to its location, climate, culture and fascinating history. It’s a city that has been described by many as having “everything”: a metropolitan city sat right on the sea with the most important port in Europe, surrounded by mountains and hiking paradises, a […]
The dream of owning an attic apartment in Barcelona
When looking for a luxury property in the centre of Barcelona, it can prove difficult to find somewhere that really takes advantage of light and space, given that the vast majority of homes in central Barcelona are apartments. The best solution to this is to invest in an attic apartment. Located at the top of […]
Font Real Estate mentioned in ‘The Peak Hong Kong’ magazine
Barcelona – the Mediterranean Hotspot of real estate In last month’s issue of The Peak Hong Kong magazine, they published a feature on the “intoxicatingly beautiful” city of Barcelona and how it is currently the “Mediterranean hotspot” of real estate. They spoke to Font Real Estate‘s founder, Salvador Font, on how Barcelona has become so […]
Golden Visa a guide to Spain’s Investor’s Residency Law
You may have heard of the so called Golden Visa, an attractive opportunity for non-EU citizens thinking of investing in Spain. Outline of Law 14/2013 27th September – “Investor’s Residency Law”: Investing in Spanish real estate In 2013, Spain passed the Investor’s Residency Law, popularly referred to as the ‘Golden Visa’ law, granting one-year residency […]
Where to find the best gintonics in Barcelona
The Dutch invented gin and the British added tonic, creating the classic and simple Gin & Tonic drink. But it’s the Spanish who turned the G&T into an art form, elaborating this humble drink into a bittersweet taste sensation.
The Barcelona night
Barcelona is famous for its buzzing nightlife and top bars around the city, from exclusive lounge clubs to hotel rooftop terraces. We’ve hand picked the most desired nightlife spots around Barcelona… Dry Martini Cocktail Bar Everything you expect from a traditional cocktail bar you’ll find here. Bow-tied staff and dark wood bar tops to antique […]
Rising house prices in Spain
After a seven-year decline in house prices all over Spain, the market is finally picking back up again. In fact, prices are now increasing in line with the European rising average. Now is the ideal time to invest in the Spanish real estate sector, with house values predicted to continue going up. We’ll explain in […]
The interior design of luxury properties
Design vs. Decoration? Contrary to what the majority of people may think, interior design is vastly different from interior decoration; designers may decorate but decorators do not design (at least not to the extent of a designer). Interior design is the art and science of understanding people’s behaviours to create functional spaces within a building. […]
Real estate investment in Barcelona: Why invest in 2017?
Barcelona has one of the world’s most booming real estate sectors at the moment making it one of the most attractive markets to invest in. In PwC’s most recent report, “Emerging Trends in Real Estate” that outlines the new developments that the European real estate market will see in 2017, it points out that Barcelona […]
The Most Exclusive Activities to Enjoy the Snow
One of the best things about living in or near Barcelona is that you have the best of both worlds: beach and mountains. While during summer you may want to soak up the sun by coast, in the winter you can enjoy endless activities in the snow with the Pyrenees Mountains so close. The first […]
The Architecture Prize goes to Catalonia
This year, The Pritzker Architecture Prize “the Nobel of the Architecture” is awarded to a humble trio of architects from Catalonia, Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vilalta, who have been collaborating together since 1988 in their company RCR Arquitectes, founded in their home town of Olot in Girona, just one hour of Barcelona.
Skiing near Barcelona
Barcelona is in a privileged location, just 90 minutes from the nearest ski resort. The Pyrenees is home to the first ski resort opened in Spain and offers some of the best skiing in Europe. We’ve selected some of the best ski resorts near Barcelona you’ll find. La Molina/La Masella Just one and a half […]
New edition of the Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2017
WELCOME TO MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS Mobile World Congress is back for its 12th year running here in the Mobile World Capital of Barcelona. It is the largest gathering in the world for the mobile industry and each year welcomes the biggest mobile and tech companies to speak, presents new products and create a conversation about […]
Font Real Estate selected to be in Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate
At Font Real Estate we work hard every day to advise and offer customized real estate solutions for our customers. We are proud to be able to communicate that after a long selection process, Font Real Estate has finally been selected to enter to be part of the prestigious selection of international firms of luxury […]
A luxury Valentine’s Day in Barcelona
Valentine´s Day is just around the corner so LuxuryFont have handpicked some of the most exclusive places for you to spend the special evening with your other half, and fall in love all over again in the perfect setting that is the charming city of Barcelona.
Discover the new and spectacular luxury house in Spain by Font Real Estate
Can you imagine living in a unique property, a Spanish luxury home that emanates singularity from the first moment, with a constant sensation of amplitude, high ceilings and big windows full of natural light and a awesome outside? Our new property for sale in Spain has that and more. That’s why from Font Real Estate […]
Trends in real estate for 2017
Once 2016 is finished, from Font Real Estate we want to show you some of the trends that are expected for the year 2017 in the sale of real estate. These forecasts are drawn from different sources of information that will determine to a greater extent the evolution of the real estate market for the […]
New Year’s concert at the Palau de la Música Catalana. A luxury plan
If you are a classical music lover and want to be part of a unique experience, the plan that we propose from Font Real Estate is a unique opportunity to witness one of the most awaited events of the New Year in a magical place and world heritage.
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Barcelona
One of the most special and most awaited celebrations is the new year’s eve. We are just days away from the event and it is normal to have doubts about what to do and what plan to propose to your family or friends. With the purpose of enjoying a luxury New Year’s Eve in Barcelona, […]
The Shopping Night Barcelona returns.
From Font Real Estate we always want to share very special plans and luxury activities to break the routine and make day to day more fun and glamorous That’s why we want to talk about one of the events of the year. Shopping night Barcelona 2016 will be held this Thursday, December 1st with an […]
Ice skating in Barcelona
Christmas it comes, and the city of Barcelona becomes a landscape full of colorful lights and a unique atmosphere compared to other times of the year. A perfect plan for these dates is to be able to do with family or friends something out of the ordinary. That’s why, from Font Real Estate we want […]
International AutoRetro Barcelona 2016
The AutoRetro Barcelona is the international classic car par excellence. This year 2016 its the 33rd edition with more news than ever and more than 35,000 m2 to boost the classic car sector. If you are a motor lover, from the 24th to the 27th of November you have an appointment at the Fira de […]
SMART CITY EXPO BARCELONA 2016
Barcelona will once again become the international headquarters of smart cities, and from November 15th to 17th will be organized in Barcelona Smart City Expo World Congress 2016. The event par excellence that the promoters of sustainable cities expect.
Practice Horse Riding in Catalonia. Luxury plans
if you are looking for a exclusive leisure activity totally different, from Font Real Estate we propose a unique and special plan. If you are an animal lover, in particular horses, How about discover another panoramic from Barcelona or the Catalan Pyrenees area? There are many companies that offer incredible equestrian routes that can not […]
10 reasons to invest in real estate in Barcelona.
The real estate in Spain is recovering after the real estate crisis. That’s why we want to share why it is a good option to invest in real estate in Barcelona:
The Barcelona Meeting Point arrives; the International Real Estate Exhibition.
From 19th to 23th October 2016 starts in Barcelona the 20th edition of the Barcelona Meeting Point (BMP). The only professional and international real estate exhibition in Spain which founded in 1997, has become the meeting point of the sector. More than 300 accredited exhibitors will have 22,000 m2 where it is expected that the number […]
Boat show Barcelona 2016
This year the Port Vell will host the best international boat show, the Barcelona Boat Show. From 12th to 16th October 2016 the sailing lovers and companies have this date marked on the calendar. An event, in the 50th anniversary, presents the largest and most complete commercial offer in sports and recreational boating. Discover the […]
What is the current buyer profile in real estate in Spain
“More trusted in the future, more willing to buy, with a bigger budget and more financially solvent.” Affirmation that matches both Eloy Bohúa, director of Planner Exhibitions (the organizers of SIMA fairs to help thousands of visitors find a property) and Juan Fernandez-Aceytuno, director general of the Society of Taxation (ST) . Still, the pressure […]
New building in Barcelona about to run out
According to the ST (Evaluation Society) the supply of new housing in Barcelona could run out in 12 months. And the new housing census is under minimal in the city. ST According to sources, the stock has fallen to 73.3% since 2014. If the pace of sales remain as trend in recent years, little more […]
Luxury dining plans to enjoy in Barcelona (PART II)
If you liked the first part of our luxury gastronomic proposals in Barcelona, you can not miss this article where a second part also focused on luxury gastronomy prevailing in the city. This time we focus on some of the most stunning hotel restaurants.
Luxury dining plans to enjoy in Barcelona (PART I)
Modernist, cosmopolitan, lively, … Barcelona can be defined in many ways and all of them refer to cultural and tourist spirit that watches over the city both. The Catalan capital is a city for everyone, but you can not miss know it from a totally unique view: discover the luxury Barcelona! If you want to […]
3 exclusive leisure in Barcelona
Barcelona is recognized as a global city for its cultural, financial, commercial and tourist importance. It has one of the largest ports in the Mediterranean and is also an important communications point between Spain and France, due to motorway connections and high-speed rail. If you decide to invest in the Catalan capital, you will realize […]
The luxury sector thrives in Barcelona
Barcelona is an important European city for its cultural and archaeological heritage. The works of Antonio Gaudi, for example, the flagship artist of Catalan modernism are World Heritage as well as the Palau de la Música Catalana and the Hospital de Sant Pau. In addition, Barcelona and its surroundings- its natural heritage- are also protected […]
The charm of the natural heritage of the Costa Brava
The Costa Brava designates the coastal area of Spain that begins in Blanes, and ends at the border with France in Portbou. Its great feature is the preservation of its natural and archaeological heritage despite a tourist boom. However, besides the magnificent coastline and enchanting landscapes of the Empordà flatland, the surrounding region has gorgeous […]
The best areas to invest in luxury properties in Barcelona
The real estate sector is booming in Barcelona now for several years, and continues to grow. That’s why real estate sales and rents eventually reactivated and areas such as the Avenida Diagonal, the Gothic Quarter, the Eixample or other different municipalities near the city, have risen in the purchase or rental of luxury properties in […]
5 hotel terraces to enjoy summer in Barcelona
With the incoming heat of summer, also comes the desire to spend time outdoors. We want to propose you one of the most chic plans of the season in the city to enjoy these days. So, why not to relax in one of the terraces of the most luxurious hotels in Barcelona during summer?. These […]
OneOcean Port Vell, the new face of the port of Barcelona
In recent years an area of the Port of Barcelona, the Port Vell, has been remodeled to build an exclusive space, intended for luxury yachts and a select audience thanks to this facelift, now they have a premium space called OneOcean Port Vell. A private club that’s have gourmet tapas and live music with dj […]
Majestic Fashion Tea. A luxury proposal to have a snack in Barcelona
If you already know our post that we speak about luxury shopping in Barcelona and has a good planning for an afternoon walking along Passeig de Gràcia visiting the most exclusive reputable brands shops, it’s time to talk and do planning the second half. A “break” truly luxurious. The Majestic hotel proposed every afternoon at […]
5 key aspects to define a high standing home
Certain conditions must be met if we are to associate the term “luxury”, “exclusive” or “of high standing” to a property. This is why if you want to determine if a house, apartment or any other type of accommodation belongs to the luxury real estate sector, it is necessary to look to its distinctive features, […]
BARCELONA MOTORDAYS 2016: The biggest motor and premium lifestyle event in Spain
One more time, during the Barcelona Motordays, you will be able to see more than 300 sports cars through a Village composed of exhibitors, brands and activities in the ultimate event for motor cars fans. The motor show will take place the 4th and 5th June at the Moll de la Fusta in the port […]
The 43rd Conde de Godó Sailing Trophy returns to Barcelona
The international prestige of Barcelona’s water sports with the 43º Sailing Trophy Conde de Godó. The Real Club Nautico de Barcelona (RCNB), the Spanish yacht club located in Barcelona that was founded in 1876, will host the 43 sailing trophy Conde de Godó from Friday 3 to Sunday 5 June 2016. Sailing Trophy Conde de […]
The luxury tourism sector is set in Barcelona
Barcelona has a cultural offer comparable to that of the largest cities in the world. So, you can visit interesting museums, walk through extensive beaches, attend numerous cultural events and eat at fine restaurants. But since the art and the culture of the city attract millions of tourists every year, many are the walks during […]
Luxury shopping in Barcelona
It seems that Barcelona has gained ground over Madrid as the favorite place to do luxury shopping, according to foreign tourists and Spanish people. Currently Catalonia is attracting the great part of foreign tourists looking for haute couture and to do luxury shopping in Spain. The Paseo de Gracia avenue, one of the main avenues […]
Health and wellness at the Diagonal Zero Hotel in Barcelona
Located in the Plaça de Llevant in the heart of the city, the Diagonal Zero SB Hotel invites you to its wellness center where you can enjoy a privileged moment in the spa with swimming pool, sauna, massages, and even a gym. After your exercising, savor a healthy meal at Echo Restaurant to regain strength. […]
Chef Berasategui in Condes de Barcelona Hotel
Located in Passeig de Gracia, Condes Hotel is the fiefdom of the famous chef Berasategui. The hotel houses two delicious restaurants under Berasategui influence: Lasarte restaurant awarded with two Michelin stars, and Loidi, a great gastro bistro. For more information about Condes de Barcelona Hotel, you can visit the official website.
5 extreme water sports in Barcelona
Barcelona’s gorgeous beaches are ideal to tan, swim or build sandcastles, but you can also try something more extreme. Over the past years, many extreme sports emerged and became very popular thanks to the sensations they produce. For that reason, lots of companies propose you to try different sports and activities that will increase your […]
Dans le Noir? Restaurant experience
Dans le Noir? is an international chain of restaurant whose concept exists in only 5 cities in the world. The name says it all, the experience consists of eating a dinner in the dark. To help you find your table and everything you need, the waiters are blind. As they are used to move, walk, […]
Exclusive shopping Barcelona – Santa Eulalia
Located at the number 93 of Passeig the Gracia, Santa Eulalia is a well-known fashion boutique selling luxury clothing designed by very famous creators and brands from all over the world such as Christian Louboutin, Valentino, or Kenzo, for both men and women. It was declared one of the 30 top menswear stores in the […]
Extreme activities to do in Catalonia
Catalonia has a lot to offer regarding extreme activities for the ones who are seeking adrenaline. Mountain, sea, countryside… Catalonia holds every kind of landscapes and wonderful views, which enables strong sensations lovers to try many kind of activities while enjoying the beauty of the region.
3 destinations to visit in Easter near Barcelona
If you do not know or have no plans this Easter, from Font Real Estate we want propose some destinations near Barcelona worth visiting for its history, its tourist attractions or culture.
Skiing near Barcelona
Barcelona is truly in a privileged location. You can enjoy the gorgeous beaches in summer by swimming, tanning, or building sandcastles, and you are not too far away from the Pyrenees to go skiing in winter. We have prepared for you a selection of three of the best ski resorts, please also note that some […]
Mountain activities near Barcelona
Not only Barcelona has wonderful beaches ideal to go tanning or swimming in winter, but moreover, it is very close to many ski resorts. But skiing is not the only activity you can do in these resorts, there is a large range of discoveries and adventures to try in the snow. Here is a selection […]
Rent a Yacht in Barcelona. Exclusive Leisure
The surroundings of Barcelona, especially the Costa Brava, have many beautiful landscapes to offer. An original and enjoyable way to discover them is to see them from the sea, in order to change the usual point of view. For a day, a weekend or a whole week, you can enjoy the wonderful coastal landscapes of […]
Futura. Barcelona Training and Employment Week
Barcelona is a city in constant motion. A epicenter city of great events that promote the most important sectors of our society. From March the 9th to the 13th, the Recinto Montjuïc will host the Semana de la Formación y el Trabajo meaning Training and Employment Week. The event will be divided into two fairs: Futura, the Masters and Postgraduate Studies Fair (Saló dels Màsters i […]
Beautiful places in Costa Brava: Tossa de Mar
Located in Girona province, Tossa de Mar is only a ninety-minute drive from Barcelona. This city is worth a visit both for its wonderful natural landscapes and its cultural heritage.
eShow Barcelona, the event dedicated to e-commerce and digital marketing in Fira de Barcelona
On March 31 and April 1, 2020, the 9th edition of eShow Barcelona, the event dedicated to electronic commerce and digital marketing, returns to Barcelona. The meeting point will be at the Fira de Barcelona. eShow Barcelona A wide range of activities and conferences will be organized […]
080 Barcelona Fashion Week
As usual in previous years, begins the seventeenth edition of the largest Fashion Festival in Barcelona, the 080 Barcelona Fashion. Since yesterday February 1 until Friday 5th, The Casa Llotja de Mar opens its doors to new fashion collections for the autumn-winter 2016-2017 season.
Costa Brava Experience: Roses
Roses is a wonderful town in Alt Empordà, in the province of Girona. Very attractive for tourists and investors, Roses has many interesting places to visit and beautiful landscapes. You can access Cap de Creus Natural Park to admire its protected species and beautiful views, or simply enjoy its beauty walking and visiting the many […]
Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2016
From February the 22nd to the 25th, you will be able to attend the Mobile World Congress and 4 Years for Now at Fira Gran Via and Fira Montjuïc in Barcelona.
La Garoinada, the Sea Urchin Festival in Palafrugell
Located an hour and a half drive from Barcelona, Palafrugell is a most beautiful city in Girona that will host the 25th edition of La Garoinada, the Sea Urchin Festival, from January 15 to March 20.
Trends of Real Estate Market in 2016
2015 has been a more profitable year for real estate compared to previous years, and last year’s figures allow us to think that 2016 will also be positive. These are the forecasts and trends of the real estate experts for 2016.
Summary Real Estate market in 2015
According to most analysts, after many years of fall due to the crisis, the Spanish real estate market recovered in 2015. The phenomenon started in 2014, and the year 2015 confirmed the economists’ forecast. The sector did not retrieve its pre-crisis worth, and it is almost impossible to go back to 2007’s prices, but still, […]
Expohogar, International Trade Show
From January the 23rd to the 26th, the Recinto de Montjuïc, located in Avenida Reina Maria Crisitina, will host the 55th edition of Expohogar, the International Trade Show of Gift and Home Articles Spring-Summer Edition.
Why you should visit Girona
Spain, including Catalonia, developed under different influences. The various invasions and immigration waves have had a huge impact on architecture and culture, making it richer and richer. Roman, Moor, and Jewish influences among others, built the city of Girona. From Barcelona, you can reach this city is by car in 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Black&White Ball – A luxury event to celebrate New Year’s Eve
To celebrate New Year’s Eve, the Pullman Hotels in Barcelona will take you to a journey through space and time, more precisely at New York City Plaza Hotel on 1966.
Food and Wine Tours in Empordà and Costa Brava
To discover Catalan traditional cuisine and wine, there is nothing better than a food and wine tour in the regions of Empordà and Costa Brava. Cava, fuet, escalivada, suquet de peix… Taste these Catalan treasures while enjoying the dazzling views of Costa Brava and the countryside landscapes of Empordà.
Exclusive neighborhoods in Barcelona
Do you find busy cities incredibly stimulating? Are you bored as soon as there is no more noise or nothing to entertain you? Then, maybe you should think about renting or purchasing an apartment in the hectic city of Barcelona.
Exclusive properties in Costa Brava
If you are tired of the noise and the crowd of the city, if you like to relax in the open air but need more than a balcony over a busy street to enjoy it fully, or if you want to try different activities than the ones available in the city, Costa Brava may be […]
Reasons to invest in Barcelona
Barcelona attracts foreign buyers for many reasons. The low prices due to 2008 crisis, the Mediterranean weather that makes you feel like you were in holidays all year long, are part of these reasons. But there are many others that we will explain to you.
Gin&Tonic Week by Schweppes
Gin&Tonic lovers, next week is your week! Enjoy an exquisite gin and Schweppes tonic and taste the Schweppes tonic brand new flavor! From December the 9th to the 12th, Schweppes will be celebrating the Gin&Tonic week at the very exclusive One Ocean Club.
Scuba diving in Costa Brava
Costa Brava is famous for its wonderful landscapes and its beaches, but submarine views can be fairly breathtaking too. Shipwrecks, caves, wildlife, there are so many reasons which make scuba diving in Costa Brava fascinating. There are various scuba diving schools proposing different areas to explore, the ideal way to be satisfied is to ask […]
The Shopping Night Barcelona
Shopaholics will be pleased on December the 3rd, for the annual Shopping Night will take place in Passeig de Gràcia, the best shopping area in the city center. The shops will be open until 2am, and many activities will be organized in the streets.
Cadaqués :: Catalunya Experience
Cadaqués is a lovely town in the Alt Empordà, only two hours away from Barcelona. Contrary to Barcelona, the town is not crowded with tourists but rather attracts people willing to buy a second home in a beautiful and authentic place.
Cava tasting in Barcelona
Cava is a typical sparkling wine from Catalonia which can be white or rosé. The first production of cava dates back to the second half of the XIXth century. Nowadays, “cava” is a Protected Designation of Origin. Just like champagne, cava is produced according to the champenoise traditional method, which means that the effervescence of the wine is […]
Barcelona’s best Japanese restaurants
Barcelona is a cosmopolitan city, and the great variety of restaurants serving different food from all over the world reaffirms this premise. Japanese food is no exception, and there are, in fact, many Japanese restaurants in Barcelona. But with this diversity of options, it can be difficult to find a good one, so we will […]
Sarriá-Sant Gervasi top boutiques
Located in the North-West of Barcelona, Sarriá-Sant Gervasi is one of the biggest districts of the city. It was the last independent village to be annexed to the city in 1921. With its small houses and picturesque streets it has kept its village-like appearance and atmosphere, which make it very peaceful. It is the best […]
The benefits of using the services of a real estate agency in the luxury sector
There are many different luxury real estate agencies in Barcelona to meet the growing demand. But why is this demand so substantial? Is it really necessary to use the services of a luxury agency? Here are the benefits of using a luxury real estate agency.
Helicopter tour over Barcelona
Catalonia has not only gorgeous landscapes, but also a very rich architectural heritage, and there is nothing better than being up in the air to discover the wonderful views of Barcelona and its region in an original way. Get in the helicopter and enjoy the magnificence of Catalonia! Many companies propose you different helicopter tours, […]
Smart City Expo World Congress Barcelona
From 17 to 19 November, the fifth edition of the Smart City Expo World Congress will take place in Barcelona, proposing new solutions for future problems related to urban growth in topics as much discussed as: intelligent society, technology, governance, energy, mobility and the sustainable city. Come and discover the city of tomorrow
Hot air balloon flight in Costa Brava
Catalonia as you have never seen it before. If you have ever wondered what Jules Verne’s Phileas Fogg would feel on board of his hot air balloon, you can experience it yourself while enjoying the wonderful views of Catalonia with Globus Empordà. Everyone who tried this experience will remember it forever and want to go […]
Carpe Diem Lounge Club
The Carpe Diem Lounge Club (CDLC) of Barcelona greets you for a gourmet meal combining Asian, Arabian, and Hindu influences by day, or a dancing night with friends in a very chic atmosphere and a privileged location, right in front of the sea. The most exclusive club in Barcelona is waiting for you!
International Boat Show of Barcelona
From the 14th to the 18th of October, the Port Vell is the place to be for sailing lovers. The Salón Nautico Internacional de Barcelona, in other words the International Boat Show of Barcelona, is the biggest of its kind in Spain, and the only one approved by the International Federation of Boat Show Organisers. The city […]
Restoration at El Palace Hotel
Located in the center of Barcelona, the five stars hotel El Palace holds two restaurants and a cocktail bar. According to your mood and the time of the day, you can have a gourmet meal at the restaurant Caelis, tapas or tea at the 19/Nineteen, or a drink at the Bluesman Cocktail Bar. El Palace […]
Gin & Jazz at the Mandarin Oriental Barcelona
Everybody needs a drink to hold on on Wednesdays. The lucky few who live in the sunny city of Barcelona can head for the chic Mandarin Oriental, located in the wonderful Passeig de Grácia, where luxury will sound like some inimitable rhythms and taste like the best gin & tonic around. If you are wondering where the […]