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Ibiza property news roundup

It’s hard to believe that just ten years ago, Spain was reeling from one of the worst financial […]READ MORE

Ibiza Christmas shopping guide

Let’s take a moment to send some love to those poor souls battling the crowds at various malls […]READ MORE

Stay-cations in Ibiza

Life as a local in Ibiza has an atypical rhythm. While the sun chasers have returned to their […]READ MORE

Wellness on the White Isle

Everyone knows Ibiza’s reputation as a party island but more and more, the island is building a new […]READ MORE

Island design: Lighting

Interior design is very much like choreography – it is the discipline that brings architecture into the human […]READ MORE

Putting a value on your property

There’s nothing arbitrary about putting a value on a property, however the Ibiza market does present some peculiar […]READ MORE

Closings for locals

Long-term residents of Ibiza often find themselves hosting friends keen to partake in the festive hedonism for which […]READ MORE

Summer activities for kids in Ibiza

When you’re a kid, summer holidays seem to stretch on forever in a haze of brown salty skin, […]READ MORE

Best Ibiza Bars 2018

The bar scene in Ibiza has developed into a fully-fledged alternative to clubbing these days. There are great […]READ MORE

Hot Property : Can Gato

This gorgeous traditional finca is the epitome of the Ibiza dream. Lovingly and sensitively restored this lovely home […]READ MORE

I bought a house in Ibiza: Adam Beyer

Over the last 15 years spent DJing, holidaying and residing in Ibiza, techno power couple Adam Beyer and […]READ MORE

Joining the A-list billboards

The billboards that run along the highway from Ibiza airport are unique. There is nowhere else in the […]READ MORE

I bought and sold a house : Anna Janssen

Anna Janssen moved from Holland to Ibiza in 1974 and found a property through Villacontact where she built […]READ MORE

Island design : Swimming pools

The very first swimming pool was built by the ancient civilisation of the Indus Valley sometime in the […]READ MORE

Hot Property : Finca Curt

Surrounded by mature gardens including an abundance of fruit trees, this five-bedroom villa is the perfect family home […]READ MORE

Architectural styles: Modern luxe

There’s a theme that runs through most of the architecture in Ibiza. It encapsulates what the music industry […]READ MORE

Continuity and care

Seven years ago, Belgian entrepreneur Chantal first contacted Villacontact to help her find her dream home in the […]READ MORE

Where to live – San Carlos

This little jewel of a village belongs to the municipality of Santa Eulalia. Surrounded by lush countryside […]READ MORE

Protect yourself in the property market – Introducing APIBIZA and AVAT

After decades of witnessing people being ripped off by fly-by-night middlemen and dubious agents, some of the island’s […]READ MORE

New year, new House

The past year has had many successes and the market continues to provide exciting new projects and opportunities. […]READ MORE

Who eats what at an Ibiza Christmas?

Ibiza is a melting pot of cultures and traditions. Never are the various multicultural aspects of life here […]READ MORE

Top 10 Spanish slang words to get you in and out of trouble

Mastering a new language is never easy. The key to arriving in Ibiza and landing on your lingual […]READ MORE

Island architecture: The finca

The traditional Ibicenco farmhouse has been studied by some of the world’s most well-known architects, designers and bon […]READ MORE

The lowdown: Renting your villa

There has been a big shift in the way people travel. Many eschew the hotel experience seeking out […]READ MORE

Concept to completion: A heartfelt property project

Ibiza’s property market comes with a set of challenges that many outsiders find baffling. But for Ibiza born […]READ MORE

Island design: Outdoor living rooms

The beauty of the Ibiza summer is that it stretches right into September and October. Breezy days and […]READ MORE

Ibiza’s Property market – going from strength to strength

Markits Economic’s PMI survey, published in January 2017, showed that Spain is still one of the ‘big four’ […]READ MORE

Ibiza’s  hippest hangouts

With every new season comes a string of new openings, and 2017 has seen some of the most […]READ MORE

Hï to the new dance floor Space of Ibiza

This season we see a new super club rise from the ashes of our beloved Space Club in […]READ MORE

Best vegetarian places to eat in Ibiza

Ibiza has traditionally been all about fish paella and grill meats, but the island has had a surge […]READ MORE

Top 10 useful Spanish phrases

A little knowledge can take you a long way in a foreign country and mastering a few phrases […]READ MORE

Ibiza by boat – off the beaten track

It’s impossible to be surrounded by this azure, crystal sea and not take a day or two to […]READ MORE

Interview with Sid Shanti – Chef, foodie and entrepreneur

One of Ibiza’s most loved characters and private chefs, Sid Shanti arrived in Ibiza in 1998 and loved […]READ MORE

Apartment vs. villa – Which property to buy in Ibiza

It’s all about lifestyle, which is likely the reason you’ve started to look for your dream Ibiza home. […]READ MORE

Island area guide – Choosing where to live

You can’t really go wrong wherever you end up, as Ibiza is gorgeous from top to bottom. However, […]READ MORE

Hjordis Fogelberg – Illustrator, author and designer

Hjordis Fogelberg’s parents were Ibiza pioneers, coming to settle on the island in the late 1950s. The island […]READ MORE

Cost of buying property in Ibiza

You have found your dream Ibiza villa and you’ve made the offer. The ballpark figure to take into […]READ MORE

Countdown to Christmas in Ibiza

Even the most un-festive person will find it difficult to resist Christmas in Ibiza. Here’s a run down […]READ MORE

Ibiza’s best charities

Ibiza is definitely a place of joy where people come to holiday and yet it is also an […]READ MORE

We bought a house in Ibiza

In 2002 Navine and Craig Colligan decided to leave London behind and seek out a place to live […]READ MORE

Ibiza’s Halloween Calendar 2016 – Scary stuff!

Forget the Ibiza openings and closings – anyone who’s experienced knows that October 31 in Ibiza is the […]READ MORE

How to make your Ibiza home sellable

You may be ready to upsize or downsize but either way there are some things that are indispensible […]READ MORE

Space Ibiza : The final chapter

Pepe Roselló has always liked to party. In 1963 he opened the first Playboy club in San Antonio, […]READ MORE

Why buy property in Ibiza?!

People make up all sorts of excuses to stop themselves from living the life they really want; the […]READ MORE

How to get a villa rental license in Ibiza

Ibiza presents some excellent investment opportunities. First of all, unlike the rest of Spain, the housing market has […]READ MORE

Escape the crowds – Ibiza’s best alternative beaches

Ibiza’s more fashion conscious beaches get a lot of attention especially in July and August. Lots of beautiful […]READ MORE

Bars with a view in Ibiza

Ah, cocktail hour. What joy to find a spot where you can witness the kaleidoscopic skies of Ibiza […]READ MORE

What Brexit means for British buyers

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union raises some important questions. Here’s how it will affect British […]READ MORE

To rent or to buy – That is the question

There has been a lot of media coverage recently about a the rental market in Ibiza. When trying to […]READ MORE

Ibiza’s most wanted properties

You might have heard the Ibiza property market is moving fast these days. While that may be true […]READ MORE

Top 10: Typical architectural styles of Ibiza

Ibiza architecture is many things to many people. One person may conjure up images of rustic fincas surrounded […]READ MORE

Top 10: Off the beaten track

For such a small island there is a plethora of things to see and do – many of […]READ MORE

Planting a native Ibiza garden

Ibiza enjoys an amazing 360 days of sunshine a year, making it one of the most pleasant places […]READ MORE

Top 10 Spanish words to know

It’s pretty easy to make friends in Ibiza especially if it involves food, wine, cute kids or cats! […]READ MORE

Top 10 myths about Ibiza

Ibiza’s history of ancient cultures, pirate rampages, hippy hedonism and raver madness has created a solid repertoire of […]READ MORE

Exclusive property for sale : Villa Calma, San Jose

Sometimes architects have the uncanny skill to build something new that encapsulates the historical and cultural traditions of […]READ MORE