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Who We Are

Who Are We

Established since 2005. VIP Almeria are a Licensed Estate Agent in Spain and qualified by ANAI – Asociación Nacional de Agentes Inmobiliarios and awarded the API title is issued by the Ministry of Public Works, Transport and Environment - VIP Almeria API registration number: 01103. We are associate members of G.I.P.E Gestores Inmobiliarios Profesionales Europeos with asociado number 3651 and in addition to being a member, also a elected advisory board member to the AIPP. 

We are qualified, licensed, regulated and inscribed in the "Registro Mercantile de Almeria". CIPS - Certified International Property Specialist, plus a member of the National Association of REALTORS® with NRDS ID: 061237049. Licensed Property Service Providers & Auctioneers in not one but two different countries. 

Stephen Howlett in 2012 was awarded the "Almeria Area Expert" for the UK TV show "A Place in the Sun" - Summer Sun and over the years, has been interviewed about Mojacar and the surrounding Coastline. Steven has being involved in a number of other TV Shows showing property options to house hunters. Please see our profile Section on "A Place in The Sun" as well as a panel speaker at various cities showcasing Costa Almeria. 

Many different aspects of the industry via our qualifications are available from our beach office such as Sales, Valuations, Survey, Certified Appraisals, Title Insurance, Planning and Property Registry solutions including Construction Technology. We are happy to discuss your needs and in exchange for your business deliver happy results.

Now in 2024, we have already introduced many new clients to the area after very successful Property Expos. Our Client portfolio varies of Northern European and Nationals. We want people to enjoy this fantastic unspoilt natural area and have assisted so many integrating to the region which a strong cultural identity. Many cultural phenomena that are seen internationally as distinctively Spanish are largely or entirely Andalusian in origin. Think about flamenco and certain Moorish-influenced architectural styles.

V.I.P Almeria is known for its strong portfolio of all types of properties ranging from re-sales and distress sale opportunities. We hold collaborations with Developers of Key Ready products at vastly reduced prices. It is a good time to consider Spain as a second home destination and we are here to present sound, straight talking advice.

Paul Mc
Joan and Ray
At the notary
See us on A Place in the Sun

As everyone is different in their needs and criteria; If the property you want is not already on our books, VIP Almeria are specialists in sourcing property investments to suit every need via our excellent and diligent collaborators. We use only like-minded agents of the same work ethic and that are regulated. So we do have our keep area experts whilst offering you what you want not just what we have. This service costs you nothing extra. If you wish to consider us as a lead agent (Buyer's agent) we will be delighted to present all the options the area has including area tours.

Of all the services we provide to home-buyers, one of the most essential is helping them seek out the best options available to them. Many people feel comfortable knowing that we put ourselves in your shoes and will offer the benefits of what are advantages or disadvantages in a particular area. It is important to have an entry and exit plan unless it is your forever home. We have developed some solid contacts in this area over the years, so before you commit yourself, please feel free to contact us and we can investigate additional options.

It's surprising how flexible and accommodating our contacts can be in gratitude of the referrals we send them. Not to mention the tips they’ll tell you; this is transparency from us as they couldn't if you weren't our client.

When you decide it’s the right time for you to make a move or step forward, we would love to hear from you. Thank you for taking the time to look up our details.

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