Lucainena de las Torres is a lovely place – though it’s a fair drive inland and not really near any large towns. If you are looking for peace and tranquility and a place to “chill out” – this is a good place to be.
Buying in Almeria is the same as buying elsewhere in Spain. Be very cautious – use your own truly independant lawyer and insist on Bank Guarantees for any payments that you make. Speak to a lawyer BEFORE you pay anything – even an allegedly “refundable” reservation fee.
Better still buy a good book and read about the potential pitfalls – there are a number of publications which you might find useful – look at the Resources section on this site for some ideas.
If you are looking at properties with P…… Properties – you should be VERY wary of their practices. A look at the www. Holiday Truths.co.uk website for Mollina Hills might give you some idea of what to look out for if you are considering buying with them.
Almeria is a lovely part of Spain – more unspoilt then some other provinces. The only cavaet is that water shortages impact more on this area.