Alicante province – properties for sale in Costa Blanca
The province of Alicante is Spain's most popular destination for property buyers. It is a part of the Autonomous Community of Valencia and a home to around 2 million people. During the high season this number increases several times due to the tourists. The Costa Blanca, which runs the length of Alicante province, is considered the warmest coast in the country (water temperatures can reach +29° C in August) and is known for its affordable prices of properties. The area averages 328 days of sunshine and 27 days of rainfall per year.
The province of Alicante has many renowned towns: Alicante, the capital of the province of the same name; Benidorm, the "Spanish Las Vegas"; Elche, Torrevieja among others. Thanks to a warm climate, bargain prices and the possibility to earn on letting, Alicante is suitable for both resort accommodation purchasing and permanent relocation. In our catalogue you will find a large selection of Alicante properties for sale in different categories:
Frequently Asked Questions
First, there is plenty of luxury real estate in the city of Alicante, especially in the Parque Avenidas and Vistahermosa areas (read our guide to Alicante neighbourhoods). If you drive to the west via the AP-7, you will reach Villajoyosa and Benidorm. The latter is extremely popular among British property buyers. Benidorm is also called the "Spanish Las Vegas" for its casinos and nightlife.
There are several suburbs around Alicante, where buyers are looking for privacy and peace, but also for cheaper options. For example, in Santa Pola (a few kilometres west of Alicante), you can buy apartments on the sea front for €70,000. In Santa Pola you won’t find any new buildings, so it is not suitable for permanent residence, but rather for holidays. In Gran Alacant and Arenales del Sol you will find a variety of new developments with townhouses, swimming pools and new apartments for sale within walking distance to the sea and amenities. The price for such options start from €100,000. The surrounding area of San Vicente del Raspeig, a student town with a campus around the University of Alicante, is also well suited to letting or buying student housing. Read more about the suburbs of Alicante here. There are also many bargain options in Torrevieja, Elche and smaller towns.