That is the verdict of Spanish property website Kyero’s Richard Speigal, who said British interest was still strong despite the triggering of Article 50 towards the end of March.
The findings were based on visits to and searches leading property websites throughout the month.
“With Prime Minister May emphasizing how slow the Brexit process is going to be, with the UK being hostage to the negotiation cycle, it seems that Brits are happy to take a ‘keep calm and carry on’ approach to buying homes in Spain,” said Speigal, head of research.
“Interest has slowed, but is far from going into reverse – in fact, British visitors to property websites have increased by 30.2% over the past year.”
In addition we are seeing ever increasing numbers of clients from a broader cross section of countries purchasing on the Costa del Sol and particular in the Marbella area than ever before and in greater numbers.