Besides its unspoilt countryside and beaches, Brittany’s proximity to the UK by ferry and road makes it popular with Brits, and recent months have even seen new flights there. Evidently interest in the region is growing, so we take a….read more »

Championed as a closer alternative to the Caribbean, Cape Verde is expecting a surge in interest following the opening this month of a mega five-star beach resort. Could it be time to dip your toe in the water of this….read more »

Search activity for October 2014

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Interest in buying foreign property continues to grow during 2014 compared to 2013, according to the latest report from the Overseas Guides Company, which cites cheap mortgages, a stronger pound and value for money as key attractions for British buyers… more »

The Austrian ski resorts are as varied as those to be found in either the French or the Swiss alps. From the high altitude, lunar-like bowls of Ischgl to the tranquil lake-side town of Zell am See,….read more »

Interest in Basilicata, in southern Italy, could be on the verge of surging after an ancient city there was selected as a European Capital of Culture in 2019. With charming detached homes available for well under £100,000, it’s surely worth….read more »

Old time favourite of holiday homeowners, Spain’s Costa del Sol is luring back growing numbers of British buyers in 2014. The Overseas Guides Company’s online resource, Spain Buying Guide, which has an office in Cala de Mijas in the Costa….read more »

Exchange rates are pivotal to the cost of foreign property, which means sending money abroad should be carefully planned, especially in volatile periods. Here, Charles Purdy, CEO of currency specialist Smart Currency Exchange, looks at recent currency movement. Article written….read more »

If you’re in the market for a ski home, 2014 could be the ideal time to snap up a slope-side property in the Alps. Why? Mortgage and exchange rates currently favour Brits, and a number of French resorts have new….read more »

Search activity for September 2014

50.43% of locations increased in search activity
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