The Costa del Sol is one of the main places of Spain in which both locals and foreigners decide to buy a property, however the town of Mijas Costa is one of the areas that attracts more interest in foreign buyers, mainly as a result of Its strategic location, since it is one of the municipalities of the province of Malaga that has a greater extension and the greater one of the Costa del Sol, also has a very pleasant temperature, during the summer near 30º.
This area offers at the same time a variety of sports and entertainment for its citizens, such as: about 11 golf courses, tennis, racecourse and even a water park. At least 70% of the total purchase and sale of apartments and properties in the area are carried out by foreigners, who find in Mijas and in its more than 12 kilometers of coastline the best offers and the perfect place to live and They decide to buy an apartment in Mijas, whose prices start at € 32,000 and can reach the € 400,000 the most expensive.
In the case of the most economical properties for sale, they have the following characteristics: they are located in the area of Atalaya, they have only 25 square meters, both the kitchen and the only room are furnished, it has electric heating, oven and kitchen Electric, fridge with separate freezer and washing machine. It is located exactly 100 meters from the beach. It is also very close to pharmacies, supermarkets and other types of shops.
On the other hand those who are around 400,000 euros have the following characteristics: they are located in the privileged area of La Cala de Mijas, have 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 164m², only five to ten minutes walking to the city center and the beach. It has a spectacular panoramic sea view and an excellent Southwest orientation, as well as a large terrace, large sliding windows from floor to ceiling and underfloor heating in the bathrooms.
Mijas is divided into 3 important centers, the first of which is Mijas Pueblo and is basically the historical center of the city, the second is Las Lagunas and is the area with the highest real estate offer as a result of the modernity of the site. As well as that it is the place where the commercial area of the town is concentrated, and finally there is La Cala, which is the area dedicated to sun and beach tourism and residential and is where the main health centers , Schools, the house of culture and the library.
How much does an apartment in Mijas cost?
However, taking into account that at least 7 out of 10 people who decide to buy a property for sale in Mijas is foreign, it is important to make known what are the prices that are being handled in the area, which, as we previously mentioned, start In the case of 34,000 euros, in this case for studio apartments whose size is really small and do not have great benefits, because have only one room and bathroom, the most of the time they do not have a terrace, nor do they have common areas within their buildings, such as swimming pool, gardens, among others while the most expensive are around 400,000 euros and mostly have ocean view, have between 2 and 3 bedrooms , At least 2 bathrooms and only meters from the best beaches in Mijas Costa.
Now, in order to give you a bigger picture of the prices and the characteristics that it offers, let us know a little more about available apartments, their costs and their qualities:
An apartment in the center of Mijas can cost about 65,000 euros and have the following features:
- 74 m²
- 3 rooms
- Located in “Las Lagunas”
- On the third floor of a building
- It has a bathroom with window
- Laundry room
- Large living room with terrace
- 10 minutes from the seafront
- Near Aquapark Mijas, Fuengirola Institute, Virgen de la Peña College, and the Zoo.
Now, if your budget is greater you can access an apartment whose cost is 82,000 euros and has the following characteristics:
- Located in Campo de Mijas
- 100 m²
- 2 rooms
- It is brand new, ie brand new
- Not furnished
- It has only one bathroom
- The building does not have a lift
- It has a balcony from which you can see other buildings.
For its part, those apartments whose price is around 122,000 euros have the following characteristics:
- It is located in Las Lagunas, Mijas
- It has 85 m²
- 2 rooms
- 85 m² built, 61 m² useful
- 2 bathrooms
- It is a new building, the apartment is brand new
- Fully furnished and equipped kitchen
- Also with armored door, air conditioning hot / cold
- Modular built-in wardrobes and video intercom.
- Includes parking space and storage.
As for the apartments that are around 200,000 euros, we can say that they have the following characteristics:
- They are located in Urbanization Lagar Martell, Sitio de Calahonda – Atalaya, Mijas
- 146 m²
- 3 rooms
- This is a brand new apartment, ie brand new
- The apartment is distributed in 3 floors
- It has 2 bathrooms
- One parking place
- The building has an elevator
- The kitchen is furnished including stove and microwave
- The rest of the apartment is not furnished.
Finally let’s talk about those properties in Mijas of greater value, and is that those who reach the 400,000 euros that are just the most expensive have the following qualities:
- They are located in La Cala de Mijas, Mijas
- 164 m²
- 3 rooms
- Only ten minutes from the city center and the beach
- Panoramic sea view and excellent south west orientation.
- Extensive gardens and services beyond expectations
- Multiple use pool with separate heated pool
- Beach area and miniSpa
- Children’s pool with slides, gymnasium, games room and BBQ chill area for special events and dinners.
- Built-in wardrobes
- Parking place
- Laundry service
- Air conditioner
Real estate agencies in Mijas
Now, as a result of the large number of purchases and sales that are materialized in the area, it is important to note that there is a lot of Real Estate Company in the area that are responsible for offering local buyers as well as foreigners The best real estate offers, as well as the necessary advice to materialize the purchase of an apartment in the area, that is why we want to give you a list of some of all the agencies that will help you to buy a property in Costa del Sol available in the place:
Site of Medina S.L.
Calle Centro Comercial El Zoco Local, 1
Real estate syalis real estate
Rio Darro 1, c.c parque mijas office 16
Nice House Real Estate
Av. De Mijas, 28, 29651 Las Lagunas de Mijas
Calle de la Virgen de la Peña, 8, 29650
Atlantis Property Management and Real Estate SL
Centro Comercial Los Olivos Local 3 y 4 C / Adarves, 29649 Sitio de Calahonda
Medina del Zoco RCI
Carretera de Cadiz Km.198 Urb. Medina del Zoco Block 4 Portal 1 Bajo C, 29649
Start Group Property
CC El Zoco, local 20A Calahonda, Mijas
Av. Alcalde Clemente Díaz Ruiz
Real Estate Management Molina
Avda. De Mijas, Nº 21 – Bajo 4
What are the main sites of interest in Mijas?
It is important to note that it concentrates three main urban centers: the first of them is Mijas Pueblo, which is located on the slope of the Sierra Of Mijas, and is the one that constitutes the historical center of the municipality; The second of them is known as Las Lagunas, and is also one of the main sites in which are located the apartments that attract more interest from foreign buyers as it is the most modern, commercial and bustling area of Mijas, And which is located in the area called Mijas Costa, and which is also part of the urban continuum of the city of Fuengirola; And finally La Cala, located in the coastal town and as a result of it is also another area where there is a greater real estate offer as a result of its proximity to the sea.
As a result of the privileged position of Mijas on the Costa del Sol, we can say that practically everything in this place is a range of possibilities for tourism. And here you will be able to find monuments, such as the Caves of the Ancient Forge, which are a set of natural caves that are located in the center of Mijas Pueblo, specifically in the neighborhood of Santana and whose entrance is free.
There are also a number of great beaches that await visitors, such as the Cala de Mijas beach, the Butibamba beach located specifically in La Cala, as well as the Senda Litoral de Mijas, which extends Practically throughout the coastal area and where you can find a striking coastal facade that is characterized by the variety in the landscapes, finally we can highlight the Playa la Luna, which is one of the quietest in the whole town and is one of The places you should visit if you want to get away from all the noise of the city.
All this leaves us more than clear that those people who think of the places that they can know in Mijas will be able to choose between the town and the coast or just enjoy both.
In the village you will find lovely whitewashed corners, as well as beautiful courtyards and gardens, one of the elements that has more relevance on tourists and also on those who buy apartments in the area is that everything features features of the Arab era.
In the old part of the city you will find many important sites, such as the small bullring, whose entrance costs only 3 euros and which was built in 1900.
Also there are other places that are interesting to visit in Mijas and which have a great relevance at historical level: it is the Carromato de Max, located at Av. Del Compás, 29650, and whose entrance costs only € 3, said money Is also donated to an association of people with mental illness in Mijas. This place is small and can be visited in its entirety in only 20 or 30 minutes, however it is very appealing to tourists since there you can find pictures painted in a grain of rice or a pinhead. Also there are other important places, such as the Flour Mill, the House Museum of the Villa and the Center of Contemporary Art.
Here you can also find the Historical Ethnological Museum, which was inaugurated in 1995 and offers a permanent collection of both historical and ethnographic objects of interest, as well as exhibitions of painting, photography and history, Of activities such as talks. It is located in Plaza de la Libertad, 1, 29650 Mijas.
And it is that in addition to all the visits, which we have mentioned before, another of the things that you can get to do in Mijas and that is also extremely peculiar is to use the donkey-taxi. Which is a fun as well as original way of getting to know the city, which has a cost of 10 euros, while if you are interested in Paseo in donkey cart you must pay 15 € and 20 € in the case of Horse carriage ride .
Another of the most important attractions in the area is the Mijas water park, which has the following prices per day:
- Adults: if you buy the ticket in ticket: € 24.50, if you buy online € 20.80.
- Junior from 8 to 12 years, ticket price18,50 €, online price 15,70 €.
- Children from 3 to 7 years old at the ticket price 13,50 €, online price 11,50 €
The park opens at 10:30 am and closes according to the date between 17:30 and 19:00, you can visit it between April 25 and September 29.
And last but not least it is important to emphasize that the area has at least 10 golf courses, among them: La Cala Golf, Santana Golf, Chaparral Golf Club, La Noria Golf Resort Club, La Golf Club Siesta, Lauro Golf, Cerrado del Aguila Golf And Resort, La Cala Golf Academy, and Mijas Golf International SAU
All this has allowed us to see that Mijas has a lot of attractions among beaches, golf courses, museums and monuments that make the purchase of an apartment in that place is much more attractive, in addition there are excellent prices of apartments such as those mentioned previously.
Written by: MARA
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