Humberto Sanchez originally came from Venezuela and lived in Madrid for a time before heading to Estepona in 2005. He now runs a successful real estate agency, helping others find their dream properties. If you’d like to be featured, click the link underneath this article. But for now – it’s over to Humberto.
When did you move to Spain, and where from?
Originally I was born in Venezuela but 12 years ago I came south from Madrid
Who came with you?
I came alone
Where in Spain do you live now?
What things (apart from loved ones) do you miss from your country of birth?
Do you work? As what?
Real Estate Agent
How are you with speaking Spanish?
If you could change anything about Spain… what would that be? And why?
No I would not want to change anything in Spain
What are the best things about living in Spain?
The weather, the people , the beaches of Venezuela, the culture, the food.
What are your favourite Spanish dishes?
All Vasque cuisine, Fabada Asturiana and paella Valenciana,
What is the predominant nationality of your friends in Spain?
English, Spanish, Italian, Irish, Autralian, north American, Venezuelan
If you won the Euromilliones – would you still live where you currently are? Why / why not?
Yes I would for all of the reasons above
If a movie was made about your life – who would play you? Why?
If a movie was made about my life I would be a musician and I would be played by Jeff Beck. I admire his guiar playing.
If you had to describe yourself as a cocktail… what would you be, and why?
I would be a Harvey Wall Banger beacouse it goes down easy but it makes you happy or a dry martini because it makes you relax and enjoy a good conversation or a single malt Scotch Whisky with a splash of coconut water.
Right – now is the chance to tell us all about your business/website/blog if you have one (or more of course).
I have a real Estate Business called HBC Costa del Sol properties. We specialize in finding our clients the properties they are looking to buy or rent, whether it is an investment permanent or a holiday home or a business, commercial, we are an all around real Estate company dealing with people that are in the real estate market in Spain’s Costa del Sol and our objective is to provide a honest straight forward professional service and goal is clients satisfaction and to establish a relationship of respect and trust with our clients.
Visit – HB Costa del Sol Properties
Elle, along with Alan, is the owner of Spain Buddy and the busy web design business – Spain Web Design by Gandy-Draper.
Born a “Norverner”, she then spent most of her life “Dann Saff” before moving to Spain in 2006. Elle’s loves are Alan, the internet, dogs, good food, and dry white wine – although not necessarily in that order.