If you are interested in buying property in Spain there are many options open to you so there is every chance you will find the exact property requirements you are looking for and one of the biggest decisions will be whether to buy new build or resale. There are many advantages of buying New build, firstly you will have a building guarantee which will give you 10 years peace of mind that any structural or material defects are covered, also you will literally be able to move in and have no maintenance or renovation works. Also if you are buying new build, you will be able to choose some of the finishes and personalise to your taste.
Here are a few advantages of buying a new build property
Building standards in Spain have improved dramatically over the last 20 years and developers and architects have a better understanding of what people are looking for. The use of quality materials has become a standard throughout the construction industry which has vastly improved the energy efficiency of new property.
Virtually anything with energy consumption that you buy these days has been designed with energy efficiency to comply with latest World standards, so your new home will have some of the latest technology and build materials to ensure it complies. Solar energy, insulation and quality double glazing are just a few of the installations that make your new home energy efficient and reduce your utility bills considerably.
If you are looking to buy an apartment in a complex then not only will you have the latest build quality and guarantees, but the level of amenities provided have increased also. Things like swimming pools with kids area, gymnasium, playgrounds, Spa, and Tennis courts are the type of things that are being incorporated in the design of modern apartment blocks.
Flexibility and Choice
If you choose to build your own villa, you will have a major say in the design and build quality, together with your architect you will be involved with the initial design and gives you the flexibility to decide on aspects such as, room sizes, layout, windows, Tiles, colours, orientation, landscaping and build finishes.
Is buying New build a good Investment ?
The simple answer is Yes, With a new property you should have many years of stress free living with the knowledge that any defects are covered by the construction company. Also your new build cost should be lower than the market value at completion and with apartments it is often the case that they increase in price with every phase released.