La Cala de Mijas is originally a small fishing village, but have been developing a lot over the last 10 years. Currently it is one of the areas with the highest amount of new properties for sale. The area is located midway between Fuengirola and Calahonda
, and has the original village located next to the sea. Most of the new construction of apartments is located a few 100 meters inland. There is several restaurants, supermarkets and a few shops in the small city. As a result, it is a very popular destination as everything is within reach.
The properties for sale in La Cala de Mijas are popular both among permanent residents and for holiday use. The A-7 highway cuts through the area, providing easy access to both Fuengirola and Marbella. Malaga airport
just 30 minutes away. Most of the properties for sale in La Cala de Mijas is either apartments, penthouses or townhouses. There is also villas for sale, often located in elevated positions above the city boasting panoramic views.
The neighbouring areas to La Cala de Mijas offer many different activities. Within 10 minutes drive it is possible find very good golf clubs such as La Cala Golf
, Calanova Golf
, and El Chaparal Golf
. For those interested in horse racing, the Hipodromo Costa del Sol
is also within a short drive. In general, La Cala de Mijas is a popular area with many amenities within walking distance, and a short drive to everything else Costa del Sol has to offer.
There is two different groups of villas for sale in La Cala, the classic Andalusian style villas, and new built modern villas. The area offers many great locations for villas, surrounded by the nature and with panoramic views. In the mountains behind La Cala, there is a many modern and contemporary villas. Often built during the last couple of years, or still in the construction or off-plan phase.
The average price for villas for sale varies a lot, and depends on location, views and plot size. Therefore, if you are looking to buy a villa in La Cala de Mijas, price per m² will fluctuate. Prices begin around 400.000 € for a small villa and continues towards 1.500.000 €. A few fincas even more expensive, but also with substantial amounts of land. Most of the villas for sale in La Cala de Mijas are priced around 7-900.000 €.
La Cala de Mijas is one of the most popular areas in Marbella East to buy an off plan, or brand new apartment. More than 15 new apartment complexes have been built over the last 5 years. As a result, the area really does have a great selection if you are looking to buy a new apartment. The apartments for sale in La Cala de Mijas are all in walking distance to the beach and amenities. You will be able to buy all types of apartments, from studios to 4 bedroom penthouse with roof terrace. The price for apartments for sale begin around 200.000€, and continues towards 500.000 €. Only the most luxurious penthouse apartments cost more than 500.000 €. Apartments in La Cala de Mijas are in high demand. As a result it is seen as an good investment, especially if the apartment benefits from sea views!
The selection of townhouses for sale in La Cala de Mijas is limited, and only 10-15% of the properties on the market being one. Prices are a little bit higher than apartments, and in general in you are looking to buy a townhouse in La Cala de Mijas your starting budget should be around 250.000 €. Average price is between 3-400.000€, and there can be big changes in layout, sizes and location. For La Cala de Mijas it is not the most desirable type of property to buy, however you might be able to find your dream property for a good price.