Buy property in Atalaya - A guide
Atalaya is a nature rich valley between San Pedro de Alcantara
, boasting a great scenery surrounded by mountains and a golf course, Atalaya Golf
. With few minutes by car to the beach, amenities and limited traffic, it is no surprise this residential area is gaining in popularity. The properties for sale in Atalaya are to a large degree apartments. Partly due to the two very popular apartment developments, Catalaya & Las Terrazas de Atalaya. Most properties for sale in Atalaya have views to either mountains or golf, but some also have sea views. The prices in Atalaya mostly depend on size and age of the property for sale, and less by the views and exact location.
The area will always be attractive due to its proximity to San Pedro
. Within a short drive there are three high quality golf courses; El Higueral Golf
, Guadalmina Golf
and El Paraiso Golf
. Several schools are also in short distance, the private school of Colegio Atalaya
, and two public schools in San Pedro
. Five minutes in land there is a large lake which is home to Marbella Wakeboard center
, also know as Cableski. The prices for properties for sale in Atalaya has been increasing more than 10% each of the last three years. Furthermore, due to the many new properties for sale in the area, this increase will continue.
Buy apartment in Atalaya - A guide
Many people are drawn to the area due to the many new modern apartments for sale, all in high quality from renowned property developers. There are several older urbanisations with apartments for sale in a classic Andalusian style. Prices are 30-50% lower than the new urbanisations with modern apartments for sale. The area is quite compact and most apartments for sale are close to the golf course. A 2-bedroom apartment for sale begins around 200.000 € for a classic apartment, and around 400.000 € for a new modern apartment. Prices continue towards 800.000 € for the most luxurious penthouse apartments for sale. The average new apartment will cost around 500.000 €, and the average classic apartment around 300-350.000 €.
Buy villa in Atalaya - A guide
The area does have a decent amount of villas for sale, mostly larger villas on plots above 1.000 m². Contrary to the apartments, the villas are spread out over the entire area of Atalaya, often on plots which offers great views to either the mountains or the sea. Naturally there are also villas for sale which offer both, and some with panoramic views of the entire valley. The price for a villa for sale begins around 500.000 € which will get you a small 3 bedroom villa on a 6-800 m² plot. Prices continues towards 2.000.000 €, with the average villa for sale being around 1.2-1.500.000 €. There is a handful of spectacular villas for sale with prices up towards 8.000.000 €
Buy townhouse in Atalaya - A guide
If you are looking to find a charming townhouse for sale, there is several options; either townhouses frontline golf, or in the small residential area closer to the A-7. The townhouses for sale have been built over the last three decades, and are either semi modern or classic style. The price for a townhouse for sale in Atalaya beings around 200.000 €, and continues towards 500.000 €, with the average townhouse for sale costing 300.000 €