The region of Valencia is one of the most popular destinations for foreigners to settle in Spain, with towns all along the Costa Blanca in the south to the Costa Azahar in the north having communities of Brits, Dutch, Germans and Scandinavians.
TWO dead bodies have been found in an abandoned home in central Spain. The gruesome discovery was made in a property in Quintanar de la Orden, near Toledo. An unnamed man entered the house, often used as shelter by homeless people, and found the bodies yesterday. The remains were partially burned, investigators said. Guardia Civil […]
A FAMILY of four squatters have been forced out after hundreds of angry residents descended on the house of a 94-year-old woman in Portugalete, in the Basque Country. The parents and two young children requested police assistance to vacate the property under fierce threats of violence outside no. 66 in the Grupo Progreso urbanisation after […]
A WELL-KNOWN expat designer has been accused of receiving up to €1million to fund her fashion business and property portfolio from a financial advisory company that collapsed after racking up huge debts on Spain's Costa Blanca in 2017. Jody Smart, 43, director of Continental Wealth Management (CWM), allegedly drained the cash in the two year-period [?]
ON the face of it, it's just another ordinary neighbours' dispute. Now in court, it hinges on skip-loads of wood allegedly stolen from a property development on the Costa del Sol. However, what makes it a little different is the involvement of a colourful local character, who rides around Mijas dressed as a Red Indian. [?]
POLICE have seized a huge marijuana plantation hidden in the basement of a luxury villa on the Costa del Sol. The impressive greenhouse was constructed underground in a property in Mijas, an area with a huge British expat population. However after receiving a tip off, Policia Nacional staked out the home and found it was […]