As I have rattled on about for the Marbella problems, Catral must be the same in that the only ones who did not know the building was illegal were the poor souls who bought both Spanish & foreign.
Nobody is going to convince me that lawyers, developers and estate agents did not know that Catral was illegally built. It’s in a nature reserve for Gawd’s sake. They did not want to derail the gravy train.
If you started knocking up houses in Hyde Park I think you might have a visit.
You should see the horror stories we receive of at the Costa del Sol Action Group.