The Costa del Sol has become one of the busiest areas for new property developments. It is one of the districts in Spain with the highest number of newly built properties between Marbella and Sotogrande. Whether for those looking to buy their second holiday home or for young people who are eager for their first brand-new home, the new home is the perfect place for them.

The Costa del Sol granted 6.2 licenses per 1,000 existing homes in 2020, which is almost over double the national average of 3.3. New-build sales are also gaining market share. They accounted for 27% of the total in the first quarter of 2021, up from 15% in 2020 and only 10% in 2019.

With so many new-build options, the following question will come to mind: where and what do I buy? To assist you in making that critical decision, you can find a list of the 5 most trendy new developments on the Costa del Sol right now below. Each and every one of these 5 developments are unique, beautiful, and perfectly located.


Ocean View
The Ocean View exists of sea view apartments and penthouses with prices from €640.000. This development has been constructed such that all properties have spectacular views of the sea and all the way to Gibraltar and Africa. Within the gated community, only 44 private residences are available. The apartments offer 2 and 3 bedrooms. On top of that, there are 10 penthouses, each with its own private pool on the rooftop solarium terrace.


Artola Homes
Artola Homes is a gated residential complex of 56 homes with 2, 3, and 4 bedrooms arranged in low-rise blocks on two neighboring plots, with a unique and inventive design that is completely blended in an excellent natural setting for prices from €486.000.  Everything at Artola Homes centers around the development of places that will transmit the calm and tranquillity that you want in the neighborhood. Because of its thoughtful design, you may pick the ideal orientation for your home: whether you like to enjoy stunning sunrises, frontal views of the vast Mediterranean Sea, or even the everlasting sunsets of summer, Artola Homes makes it possible.


The Malaga Towers
The Malaga Towers are the first set of luxury homes overlooking the Mediterranean and they were inspired by the light of Malaga. Designed by Lamela studio and with prices from €943.000, The Malaga Towers have large terraces facing the sea. On top of that, there is a common area with 3 swimming pools, 1 heated and 2 outdoor, a spa, a gym, a movie theatre, and a playroom.


Epic Marbella
Epic Marbella is a one-of-a-kind development in Marbella consisting of 74 timeless villas with prices from €2.490.000. The community allows you to create your own personal retreat without ever leaving Marbella's enchantment behind. EPIC welcomes you to revel in a cosmopolitan enclave, intended for individuals in quest of a distinctively elite lifestyle on the Costa del Sol, located in the heart of Marbella's renowned Golden Mile.


The Secret
These luxurious detached villas with private pools are located in Benahavís, Costa del Sol. The prices start from €1.932.000 for 1.033 m2. Besides the private pool at the property, lots of other facilities are available. Think of leisure areas with hotels, spas, stores, and restaurants. The project is also nicely located for those who love activities such as horse riding, golf or just going to the beach. Lastly, there is a lake near as well as a lake club.

If you are interested in any of the new property developments listed above, feel free to contact us. We would love to provide you with more information on the new property developments and/ or assist you in the next steps that need to be taken when purchasing a home. You can get in touch with us by email: or call/ WhatsApp: +34 689 289 669.


Article by Spanish Property Insight