Find a Spanish mortgage for a property in Gijon, the heart of the Asturia region
A Spanish mortgage can be a great investment if you are looking at property abroad. Popular with British expats for its rich culture, contrasting landscapes and wonderful food and lively atmosphere, Spain is a wonderful place to invest in an overseas mortgage.
Gijon is one of the most popular areas for those looking for a property in Spain due to its beautiful coastal scenery and lively city centre. It is the biggest city in the Asturias and has a modern and welcoming vibe with green spaces, sports facilities and protected heritage sites dotted around the city. Due to its good transport links, the city is often host to major concerts, festivals, conventions and sports events, meaning that there is always something going on to keep you entertained.
Find a Spanish mortgage for a property in Gijon
With a population of 275,000 people, Gijon is considered to be the maritime capital of the Asturias. With a recreational port as well as major commercial port, Gijon is the perfect place for property buyers wishing to try out some of the local water sports which include sailing, windsurfing and sea kayaking.
For those who want to take advantage of the summer sun, the city also boasts nine beaches, the main one being the San Lorenzo which is one of the biggest and more notable. If you tire of sunbathing, a wander along the coastline between Ribadesella and Gijon will lead you to some of the most important Jurassic dinosaur fossils and footprints in the world. Nearby La Griega beach has a Jurassic museum dedicated to the discoveries and history of the area for those keen on learning more about the dinosaurs.
As the region’s most important economic hub, Gijon can be easily reached both internationally and from other parts of the country. A short drive away is the ferry port in Santander which has good ferry links with the south of England for those less keen on flying. The airport in Castrillon is also close by and provides a regular service to London Stansted. Other major Spanish cities are all also easily commutable with services running as far as Madrid.
A Spanish mortgage for a cosmopolitan city in the Asturias
This makes it the perfect place for exploring the rest of Spain as well as for commuting to business meetings around the rest of Europe. Gijon is a cosmopolitan and lively city with prosperous inhabitants. Its atmosphere of energy and activity is always present and gives it a particular appeal to the growing number of British expats who reside there.
Let Conti help you find a Spanish mortgage
If you are interested in a mortgage in Spain, Conti overseas mortgage specialists can help you find a Spanish mortgage that suits your needs.
Our friendly team of advisers will help explain the necessary processes involved with getting a mortgage in Spain. Why not give us a ring today and see if we can help you find an overseas mortgage for your Spanish property.
Ring us on 01273 772811 to find out more about obtaining a Spanish mortgage.
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