The Junta de Andalucía has announced the creation of a record of "Viviendas Turísticas" in order to identify, harmonize and regulate the existing properties that are suitable to be considered as such. Here is some useful information if you think you might own one of these "Viviendas Turísticas", or you intend to rent a property on your next holidays in the Costa del Sol.
- What does Vivienda Turística means and what kind of properties does that include?
Any property (flat, apartment, villa, house, studio …) located in Andaucía which offer on a regular basis lodging accomodation under a price fixed by the owner, and marketed through touristic offer channels, such as travel agencies or online platforms. As per the Delegación de Turismo de la Junta en Málaga (local authority related to tourism business) every property announced through these channels that link owners and travelers, are to be enlisted as Piso Turístico (touristic apartment). This regulation does not apply to rural (countryside) properties since these are already under a specific legal frame,It does not apply either to proprietors with three or more properties used for this purpose located within a range of 1 Km. In this case the properties would be concerned to the “Decreto de Apartamentos Turísticos” within the Group Mode.