Like in most other countries, the most important factor about choosing a property in Malta is Location! Location! Location! There are several good locations and your decision should ultimately rely on the kind of lifestyle or investment you prefer to make.
Unlike most countries, even though the capital Valletta is unique and rich in culture and history with good shopping to be found, the main commercial areas are Sliema & St. Julians, and this tends to be the area most people prefer – and when there is a demand – prices increase.