Mercers were one of the first estate agents selling property in Murcia since 1996. We started with many acres of undulating countryside. The Spanish province of Murcia Costa Calida has been transformed with many urbanisations being built over the years, with some of the most popular ones being Camposol, Mazarron Country Club & Polaris World Murcia.
Buy Spanish property in Murcia for your retirement, a holiday home or for a straight investment, the choices of properties in Murcia are amazing.
We were also among the first estate agents in Murcia to open offices in the region. Over the years we have not only sold to more property owners than any other agent but we have also built up a solid reputation as "the estate agent" for Murcia villas. This reputation has been built on integrity, professionalism, honesty and good old-fashioned courtesy to our buyers and sellers alike.
Property for sale In Murcia is unique. Murcia lies in the middle of the Segura river's coastal plain, which is why it has proved such a fertile site for fruit and vegetable production. The Costa Calida is an easy drive from the city and San Javier airport is a few kilometres away, while there's also good access to the main north-south coastal motorway.
The feeling of space and freedom abounds. This makes it an ideal location to find your dream home as many people have found stunning property for sale in Murcia Spain. Wherever you are on Murcia, it is virtually assured that you will have marvelous views of the mountains and surrounding countryside.
Murcia houses for sale and the urbanisations are best described as a "rural developments in an area of outstanding beauty with its own recreational and commercial facilities/amenities, yet only a 5 minute drive to major towns and minutes to the sea".
People choose to buy villas in Murcia on the Costa Calida for its renowned lifestyle, authentic cuisine and beautiful climate. For most of our clients, this is their first time buying Murcia properties. Therefore it is of paramount importance that you get what you want, not only from the property but also from the community and what it has to offer.
By finding houses for sale in Murcia you will enjoy over 3,200 hours of sunshine which provide a high temperature almost all year. The average temperature is 25 º C during the summer.
By far the biggest factor is the stunning Golf property in Murcia. There are 18 hole, 72 par golf courses situated in many of the urbanizations.
If you had a wish list of the ideal facilities and amenities that you would like close to hand to find your new house for sale in Murcia, we think that this area just about ticks all the boxes. For a start we have with access to the following:
18 Hole Murcia Golf Courses
- 4* Hotel & Spa
- 2 shopping and entertainment areas, including just some of the following
- Restaurants (Spanish, Indian, Chinese, English, Pizza, Steakhouse etc)
- Petrol Station
- Doctors' surgery
- Hardware stores
This is just a brief list but needless to say there is very little you cannot do or buy on Murcia. It is for this reason that the region is the fastest growing for property sales in Spain Murcia.
For the average customer, Murcia is the ideal entry into buying, owning and hopefully moving to this wonderful part of Spain. It is a very safe environment with lots to do and plenty of clubs and groups to join. Finding the right Murcia villa for sale will really be a 'home from home' but with fantastic weather and a lifestyle that would be impossible to achieve in the UK.
The area around Murcia is served by two international airports, Alicante and San Javier/Murcia and has excellent motorway links to the rest of Spain and Europe. A third airport is planned for Corvera, close to Murcia city. We are one of many Murcia estate agents with up to date information on this new airport.
Murcia properties are excellent and available from as little as 50,000 euros as well as resold from our own in-house property management and letting company handling property rentals Murcia.
If you are looking for a holiday home or are fortunate to be able to move to Murcia Spain, Mercers can help you to realise your dream by finding your perfect property for sale murcia for golf.
Murcia - Things To Do
The cathedral of Santa María, which was begun in the 14th century, is a mixed bag of Renaissance and Baroque architecture and took 300 years to complete but is a must-see building when you have bought your property in Murcia Spain. The Glorieta, next to the Segura River, is traditionally the centre of the town. This a pleasant landscaped square, built in the 18th century. Pedestrian areas cover most of the old town, centred around Calle Platería and Calle de la Trapería. The Casino, a social club opened in 1847, has a sumptuous interior that includes a Moorish-style patio.
As befits a thriving regional capital with a population of 420,000, Murcia has more entertainment possibilities than anyone could need. If this is important to you then be sure to locate properties for sale in Murcia near these buildings. It's a regular stopping-off point for top live acts - national and international - on tour in Spain and has a thriving club scene. There are two very good football teams (with a rivalry to match) and for all those retail needs, the shopping is as good as any in south-east Spain and includes an outlet of the country's flagship department store chain, El Corte Inglés.
Murcia - Eating Out and Nightlife
If food is high on your list for Murcia property for sale then the food here is perfect. Murcian cuisine is based around wonderful local ingredients such as tomatoes, melons and other fruit and vegetables. There's also plentiful seafood and succulent mountain-reared lamb. The city has good Spanish restaurants serving simply cooked traditional dishes and more elaborate creations. There's international cuisine to suit every taste, too.
Bars and cafes are an integral part of Spanish society especially around the coast, so look for an apartment for sale in Murcia. The climate means you can sit on the terrace all year round and enjoy watching the world go by as you sip a drink. The city's main concentration of cafés is on the Calle de la Trapería. There are late night bars and clubs dotted throughout the city, with particular concentrations around Calle Doctor Fleming and Plaza Universidad.
Murcia - Interesting Facts
Murcia - Location
Murcia lies in the middle of the Segura river's coastal plain, which is why it has proved such a fertile site for fruit and vegetable production. The Costa Calida is an easy drive from the city and San Javier airport is a few kilometres away, while there's also good access to the main north-south coastal motorway.
Murcia - History
Murcia's history makes it an excellent opportunity for property investment in Murcia. The City was founded by Abd ar-Rahman II in 825AD as part of the Caliphate of Córdoba. Following the Reconquest, King Alfonso X (the Wise) spent long periods of time here in the late 13th century and granted the city many privileges. Murcia prospered through the 15th century as its famous irrigation system in the huerta (orchards) neared completion and the trades, which today give their name to the streets of the historic quarter, flourished.
The city's commercial high point came in the 18th century. During this time, great urban and administrative changes took place encouraged by Murcianos close to the Spanish royal court and holding responsible positions. Among those luminaries were the powerful cleric Cardenal Belluga and the Count of Floridablanca.
Political instability took its toll in the 19th century when the city fell into a partial decline, but the region's solid economic base, with agriculture, minerals and - increasingly - tourism saw another age of prosperity in the 20th century with many foreigners looking at property for sale Murcia Spain.
Murcia - Tansport Links
There are daily flights into San Javier airport from most British airports and, further to the north, Alicante airport ranks as one of Spain's busiest. A new airport at Corvera, south of the city, will open in the near future. Once this airport is open it will make properties Murcia Spain even more accessible.