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Foreigners bought 20% of homes sold in Spain in 2015

20% of home purchases made in Spain during 2015 was led by foreigners, which shows the weight that this group has been gaining since 2007. Last year, the sale of free houses by foreign amounted to 76,680, which represented an increase of 12.9%, according to data from the General Council of Notaries. The institution ensures…

Internet set to speed up all over Tenerife

Internet Tenerife Fiber Optica

ANTONIO Garcia Marichal, the Cabildo’s Innovation Minister, hopes the insular telecommunications ring will be completed within two years, which will enable the whole Island to enjoy the same internet speed and access. “We are ready for the second phase, and, once awarded, the completion time is eight months,” he said. “So it will be completed…

Hard Rock Hotel Tenerife set to lift Playa Paraiso, Tenerife

Hard Rock Hotel set to lift Playa Paraiso

Hard Rock Hotel Tenerife PLAYA Paraíso’s new, spectacular, 70-million-euro Hard Rock Hotel, which is scheduled to open on 15th October, is already taking bookings! The luxurious 5-star Hard Rock Hotel Tenerife will stage an official opening in December 2016. But, as Sergio Zertuche, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing for the Palladium Hotel Group owners, said:…

CARNIVAL TENERIFE 2016 Cecilia Navarro, Queen of the Action

CARNIVAL 2016 Cecilia Navarro, Queen of the Action

After a lot of illusion and nerves, the Carnival oven crowned yesterday its Queen of 2016. The candidate first in going out to the stage managed to convince the jury and rose yesterday evening with the scepter. The representative of The Opinion and McDonald’s, Cecilia Navarro Arteaga, was chosen as sovereign of the Holiday of…

Canaries only region where price rises of previously owned homes

Canaries only region where price rises of previously owned homes The archipelago is the sixth most expensive region, being surpassed by Castilla-La Mancha and Extremadura, among others Canaries is the only autonomy which has raised the price of previously owned homes compared to 2014, with an average cost of 1,309 euros per square last October…