Magical Morocco

Morocco easily ticks all the boxes as an undiscovered place for a vacation rental home. With flights from the UK being less than three hours’ duration and around six hours from the east coast of America, it is a wise decision to consider purchasing a vacation home in this increasingly popular North African country.

The nation is peaceful and politically stable and the king is doing everything to ensure that the people are provided with suitable employment and a good standard housing; he realises that tourism and foreign investment is the way forward for a country with so many glorious beaches.   

If you had purchased a luxury two bed-roomed apartment on the Mediterranean coast of Morocco for around 40,000 GB pounds in 2006, by now it will almost have doubled in value.

There are still plenty of new developments under construction at a relatively affordable price and there is a wide choice of property available; villas with their own private pool, apartments with communal pools and on-site supermarkets, shops, gated security and underground parking – and all this within a short distance of miles of golden sands and prestigious marinas.

The buying  process is fairly straightforward and furniture packages can be arranged by reputable American companies  Moroccan-living. who supply everything needed to equip your vacation home to a high standard; apart from this and the cost of air conditioning units there is very little else to pay.

Morocco was never one of the more popular places to invest and thus remained largely undiscovered but the situation is changing rapidly. In recent years the country has begun to earn its rightful place on the list of the world’s most fashionable locations to buy vacation property.

Buying a Moroccan vacation home could not only prove to be a lucrative investment opportunity but it could also be beneficial to your family and friends too.

Property management is easy with a company such as Vista Rent who will help you rent out your Moroccan holiday home Vista-rent

Browsing on Internet property sites such as Rightmove will reveal details of the main areas of development. There is a choice between complexes on the Atlantic coast or the Mediterranean coast. There are photos of the completed phases of all the main developments and subsequent phases still being built.

For those who are not bothered about a vacation home on the coast why not consider a development inland? Here you will find ski-resorts and a selection of exclusive spas near Marrakesh – Morocco’s magnificent piece de resistance. There are of course no beaches but it is an oasis of calm in the desert which provides a sumptuous hideaway for the rich and famous – but with non exclusive prices for all! Framed by the snow-capped Atlas Mountains the walled city of Marrakesh, fringed by swaying palms is a veritable mirage.

As a prospective investor you will not fail to be impressed with Morocco; the location, the specifications, everything is first class and on a par to the construction in Spain but at a fraction of the cost. And for those who are not easily convinced, you can see the properties for yourself before you part with any money by arranging a free inspection flight from the UK.

Don’t worry that you will end up having to endure the hard-sell approach. Moroccan estate agencies do not need to adopt such underhand tactics as the properties on their books easily sell themselves. Set in outstanding locations near fine sands, marinas and golf courses you won’t have to look very far before you find somewhere appealing.

A smartly dressed representative will meet you at the airport, take you to your hotel and give you all the relevant information on the properties you have chosen to inspect.

You may stay at the The Dawlitz, one of the best hotels in Tangier and when you are shown to your room you will be amazed at the breathtaking view over towards the port and the beach – it has got to be one of the best views in the world. And if you happen to like burgers there is a McDonalds right next to the hotel with a great view too! From your balcony, perched high on a hill you can also see the old quarter of Tangier and some of the new city. Property here is booming and many new developments are available for those wanting a fashionable city-based vacation home.

Refreshed after a good night’s sleep you will be ready to continue your inspection trip and have ample time to get a feel of the Moroccan way of life and perhaps try some traditional cuisine such as couscous or a tajine but for those who prefer food of a more familiar variety the local McDonald’s is sure to please. 

The beaches you will see on your inspection tour will have pale golden sands to rival those of the Caribbean with The Rif Mountains as a backdrop.

The climate of the Moroccan coast is temperate all year round and offers a wise choice for a vacation home although the main season is July and August. The months of May, June and September are less exhausting as the heat can be too oppressive at the height of the season, when Moroccan sands can be too hot to walk upon.

As well as the sands of Morocco, the country itself is set to become full of hotspots. The King is an enterprising guy who has embraced tourism and there is even talk of a ‘Channel tunnel’ being constructed in the next few years between North Africa and Europe.

Many developments you will be shown on your inspection tour will have whitewashed walls with colourful contrasting shutters. The gardens are lush and the pools inviting.  You will find yourself looking around to spot something you don’t like – but there will be nothing. All the properties will have been purpose-built to provide a vacation home in a country that awaits discovery.

Fully furnished show properties will give you an idea as to what your vacation home will actually look like even if you buy off plan. The specifications are high; a choice of granite worktops, fully tiled walls and floors and air-conditioning come as standard. Compass Properties Morroco, deal with a selection of resale and new properties to suit all tastes and pockets.

The discerning overseas investor will not fail to be impressed by the quality of vacation homes available in Morocco; it is difficult to think of a better location for one. If you don’t wish to buy then you can rent your ideal through other reputable sites such as: Mediahols or Flipkey and Homelidays.