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What our clients tell us...


"HELENA  & BERNT, SWEDEN -ALMUÑECAR

Helena & Bernt, Almuñecar

Fast, smooth, trustful, nice and correct!

We bought a town house in the old town this summer via José at Tropicana.  He has been of invaluable help with information, knowledge and his negotiation skills. He has also a good network of people and companies to use before, during and after the purchasing process.

It was the third time we have done business via José and we can only give our highest recommendation to use his services. 

Tropicana can offer the best range of services in Almuñecar.

 

HAKAN & MARIETTE ANDERSSON - SVERIGE- ALMUÑECAR

Vi köpte ett townhouse år 2016 genom Tropicana Properties Estates.
José gav oss ett mycket seriöst, professionellt intryck och trevligt bemötande redan från första mötet.
Han talar mycket bra engelska och är väl insatt i alla regler, skatter samt har ett bra kontaktnät som kan tänkas behövas.
Mäklaren har även en fantastiskt bra fastighet- samt lokalkännedom och kan hela staden utan och innan.
Husaffären kändes trygg redan ifrån start och vi har fått extremt bra hjälp både före, under och till och med efter själva processen.
Vi har redan varmt rekommenderat José på Tropicana properties för våra vänner,
och vi vill även göra detsamma för er andra som nu går i hustankar.

GORDON & LOUISA – PENRITH (NOW ALMUÑECAR)

Thank you to the team at Tropicana Estates for the fantastic service throughout the purchase of our two properties in Almuñécar. The whole process from finding the properties to signing at the Notary was professional.

We can highly recommend the services the team (Jose, Sonia & Matilda) delivers, including the after services of assisting with document translations and establishing contacts with local tradesmen.

We wouldn’t be where we are now without the support of Tropicana Estates and would commend them to anyone.

They are the best Estate Agency covering the town of Almuñécar and local villages.

Thank you all for your support over the last 7 years.

 

FRANCISCA FRONTANA GOMEZ - ALMUÑECAR

A team with great experience, pleasure and a lot of professionalism. Sonia and Jose very attentive and effective. I will use your services again.

 

P & T GLAZZARD – HEREFORD (UK) & ALMUÑECAR

“We can highly recommend Martin and his team at Tropicana Properties. We felt we could trust them fully in dealing with our first property purchase in Almunecar.  Jose spent hours showing us different properties within our budget, without any undue pressure. Martin and Bernard’s experience in the critical legal aspects made us feel very assured at every stage of the process. Even after the purchase the team were happy to support us in our needs, whether it be translating documents or helping us to setup an internet connection. We truly believe Tropicana Estates offer the finest real estate service in the area – we look forward to purchasing our next property in Spain with your help.”

S & A HOLDER – ALMUÑECAR

“Hi Jose & Martin

As I'm sure you know we are due to sign the Public Sale on 1st June, and Irina seems to have everything very efficiently in hand. We'll be in Almunecar for a couple of months to sort everything out and will call with you to pick your brains about builders etc. if that's OK? Look forward to seeing you both again, and many thanks for all your help, advice and hard work at Tropicana.”

M & P GOODGER – ALMUÑECAR

“Thanks for that advice, we have finally changed our money but the Greece thing spoilt things for us really. Never mind like we said originally we can move on now. We are thinking of using our money to buy here an investment! And hopefully secure a nest egg for later on. Thanks for all you have done Tropicana it was a pleasure liaising with you and your team. Once again we thank you for your assistance with saving us extra costs, it makes a difference to us and we appreciate it.”

C HEDELIN - LA HERRADURA

"Hello to you, This is to confirm that the sale of our property is now completed. I would like to thank you for your sales efforts during the time you have been involved. If Bernard does not receive this directly I would appreciate someone in Tropicana to forward to him my sincere thanks for his longstanding support and advice."

S & D CORBAN – ALMUÑECAR

“Thanks for selling our house, I feel so much better now my life is simpler thanks to you and the team, you are all so perfect and powerful and brilliant at what you do. I am really so grateful Martin, Jose, Bernard & Sonia in Tropicana… Thank you so much”

N & Y EVANS - ALMUÑECAR

"… in truth, we would not hesitate in recommending Tropicana Properties."

C HEDELIN AV LA HERRADURA

"Plötsligt stod det klart att fastigheten inte var officiellt registrerad i våra namn såsom ägare. Vår kontaktman, Bernard av Tropicana, inte bara upptäckte det allvarliga misstaget utan startade omedelbart aktiviteter för att korrigera felet. Vi uppskattar mycket Bernard´s djupa engagemang liksom hans mycket professionella och effektiva handläggning av detta svåra ärende, vilket tack vare honom och till en mycket låg kostnad löstes framgångsrikt. Vi ser fram emot att samarbeta med Bernard,Jose och Martin av SpainCostaTropical i deras ansträngningar att sälja vår fastighet."

C HEDELIN - LA HERRADURA

"Suddenly it became clear that the property was not officially registered  in our names as owners. Our contact man, Bernard of Tropicana, not only discovered the dangerous mistake but also immediately started procedures to correct the default. We highly appreciate Bernard´s deep engagement as well as his very professional and efficient handling of this difficult matter, which thanks to him and at a very low cost was successfully solved. We are looking forward to working with Jose, Bernard and Martin of Tropicana in their efforts to sell our property."

C KELLETT - OTIVAR

"I can't believe property not registered in my name, I paid xxxx to do all the necessary paperwork for me! But hey ho thank God I've got a good Estate Agent. Thank you so much for sorting so much out for me, I really appreciate it. Big Hug of thanks to you and your team at Tropicana Properties."

D & P ROBINSON - MURCHAS, LECRIN VALLEY

"Everything was handled with professionalism, and we were kept informed every step of the way. We would not be able to recommend Martin and his colleagues Jose & Bernard highly enough and of course we welcome any queries to our email address from people who want to verify our authenticity."

O & H COOPER – GELIBRA, ALMUÑECAR

"…we would like to say that Martin has been a joy to deal with, and everyone involved in our sale has been very friendly and helpful. We would recommend him without hesitation."

A & A GUEST - RIO SECO, ALMUÑECAR

"From that first visit to Tropicana Properties, Martin and his team were honest and up front. They informed us that they did not have anything that matched our requirements; and so did not waste our time. I appreciated their honesty. The next day Martin called to inform us of a property that had just come on the market. He was spot on and we purchased the property the next day."

G & S CONNOLLY - LA HERRADURA

"The amount of background work, managing and administration that Martin and his associates provided for us, as part of the service was tremendous. Friendly and approachable at all times and a credit to the business. If someone where to ask who to recommend for property purchasing and support in the Costal Tropical region I would unreservedly say Tropicana, with Martin and his contacts every time."

C NICHOLLS – NIGUELAS, LECRIN VALLEY

"Tropicana guided us through each stage of the process from the initial search to the completed refurbishment including contacting and negotiating with reliable builders. As an architect with many years experience I am pleased to recommend Martin."

F OOSTERBERG - LA HERRADURA

"It was great to work with Martin. He understands what you want and knows his way around to get you the perfect deal. In our case it was a wonderful plot of urban land, with the most spectacular views. But even after the sale his service goes on. He helps find you the right architect and warns you for disaster. Thanx Bart & Flip"

E & A BULTITUDE – LA HERRADURA

Jose took us through an extensive apartment portfolio, showing us what we could afford on our budget - and also showed us what we couldn't afford.  This is where Jose and the team at Tropicana with their breadth of experience and in-depth knowledge of the market came into its own. From listening to us and asking more questions they came up with a proposal that gave us a luxury apartment that we could afford."

H SAVAGE – LOS PINOS, ALMUÑECAR

"Thanks to Martin, Tropicana are the best thing that could have happened to me in my search for a new home. I have every confidence in Martin and the team he introduced me to. You can’t put a price on integrity and when you are making a big investment in a completely unknown market it is such a relief to deal with honest, reliable people. His clients’ interests are paramount and the after sales service has been awesome. Good people can be hard to find… these are great people!"

N & Y EVANS - ALMUÑECAR

"…we decided to deal only with Tropicana , as their approach appeared to be more professional and they checked out all the property paperwork beforehand to avoid complications later on."

G & S CONNOLLY - LA HERRADURA

"Within 15 minutes we were on our way to view a property in La Herradura, Martin and his contacts were great and took delight in describing the local area, their expertise really impressed us as did the property when we arrived. Only a matter of hours later we negotiated a deal and landed the property that we wanted. We were very apprehensive about how the sale should be handled; but again Tropicana took us through every aspect and managed the process for us. We were informed, kept up to date and it was made very simple."

N LYTTLE - MONDUJAR, NEAR GRANADA

"I thought once I had paid the deposit I would never hear from them again. That had been my experience in the UK. Instead Martin Bright, and Tropicana’s staff, came with me (and at no extra cost!!!) to help me buy all the white goods for the house and sorted out all manner of issues dealing with moving into a new home in a country where, as yet, I still do not speak the language well. I tell all friends who consider buying in this part of Spain; forget the rest, Martin is the best."

D & P ROBINSON - MURCHAS, LECRIN VALLEY

"When people ask us about buying property in southern Spain (although the same could apply wherever your buying) the one piece of advice we always give, is that trust is everything and finding someone to place that trust in is the most important thing you can do. We found that trust in Martin and his colleagues Bernard and Jose at Tropicana in Almunecar. Thank you."

V GRANT - LECRIN VALLEY

"Martin was very patient with all my queries and guided me by the hand. The communication was excellent. Now I read horror stories of people who have not been so fortunate, and I thank the day I met him."

A & A GUEST - RIO SECO, ALMUÑECAR

"When Tropicana take on a property to sell they insist on having a copy of all the property paperwork which then allows them to check that everything is in order. This gives both you and your buyer a certain confidence and peace of mind. These are serious people."

E & A BULTITUDE – LA HERRADURA

"Six months later we are in our new home looking forward to life in the sun while still enjoying visiting friends and family back in the UK. Thanks Jose and to all your contacts too, you know your business."

C ALLEN - ITRABO & ALMUÑECAR

"It was crucial for me to trust in an Estate Agent as I was buying overseas and Martin has exceeded my expectations and still does to this day. The after sales service is first class, he really makes you feel part of the process and it is very reassuring for me to have a trustworthy, honest, reliable contact in Spain."

R & R HITCHMOUGH – JETE

"When we decided to sell our first house and wanted to buy a second property we did not hesitate to contact Martin. He has access to such a wide range of properties for all price ranges and locations in the beautiful Costa Tropical. He keeps you informed throughout the whole process and offers other services alongside, including renting your property if you wish to do so. I would recommend his services to anybody who is serious about wanting to buy a property in Spain and wants a good professional to make it happen."

E & A BULTITUDE – LA HERRADURA

"Our initial briefing to Tropicana was simple - "This is our budget, we want a villa, pool, garden, in the mountains", and here we were two pensioners wanting an easy life!  Martin took us through a full and comprehensive questionnaire that raised many questions and made us start thinking that we had been ignoring our own frailties. Living in an apartment gave us a new outlook on life and after several excursions into the hills we changed tack and out went the villa, pool etc."

C NICHOLLS – NIGUELAS, LECRIN VALLEY

"In our quest to find a suitable property in Spain we were very fortunate to have a colleague who referred us to Martin of Tropicana Properties. He provided invaluable advise and assistance in researching and finding a unique property for refurbishment in a stunning location."

G & S CONNOLLY - LA HERRADURA

"Over the last 5 years in many different areas in Spain, we had probably been to some 30 different estate agents and viewed over a hundred different apartments. During a visit to the Costa Tropical region we were coming to the end of a five day visit and yet more property viewing, that just didn't hit the mark for us. We were driving through Almuñecar and noticed the Tropicana Properties premises on the corner and went in. We met Martin, who seemed to understand our frustrations, and was immediately shown a selection of properties within our

E & A BULTITUDE – LA HERRADURA

"When my wife and I arrived in Spain we had preconceived ideas of what we wanted by way of a new home and where we wanted to live. It was a long, arduous road that we travelled on our own and was full of disappointments. We eventually met up with the Martin’s contacts in Almuñecar who found us an apartment to rent while we settled down and took stock."

S HOLDEN – ALMUÑECAR

"Martin and his contacts have been more than helpful in the 3 years I’ve been in Almuñecar. The after sale service has been invaluable, and I have only praise for all their efforts. He and his colleagues come highly recommended by me…"

R & R HITCHMOUGH – JETE

"We have known Martin these last 8 years; we bought our first house in Spain from him, a beautiful white house up in the mountains of Jete. He helped to make the whole journey as hassle free as possible, and that is saying something given the Spanish mañana. He has continued to be of help and support, very important when your property is in another country..."

D & P MANLEY – GUAJAR FARAQUIT

"Martin & Bernard guided us through the sale of our property, which went through the legal system speedily and without a hitch. Nothing was too much trouble and I would HIGHLY recommend them to any prospective purchaser or seller of Spanish property on the Costa Tropical."