Could you be charmed by a clever conversion?

Character properties with a past life make some of the most interesting homes abroad. Could one of these quirky conversions catch your eye? Once a station, now a charming French home Railway station in France Spending an unnecessary amount of time in a train station isn’t usually a pleasant experience, but not in [...]

By | September 25th, 2017|Articles|

Net yourself an ace tennis home in the sun!

Has Wimbledon inspired you to dust off your tennis racquet? Buy in one of these places and you could enjoy a balmy knock-around anytime of the year... Three-bed villa at Aphrodite Hills, Cyprus Aphrodite Hills, Cyprus the Med just outside Paphos, facilities on offer at the 234-hectare Aphrodite Hills resort include its world-class [...]

By | July 3rd, 2017|Articles|

Bike, hike, golf or boat – magical Mallorca offers more than its beaches

From pristine marinas to exhilarating cycle routes, the activities on offer in Mallorca these days are as exciting as the properties there… The island of Mallorca is one of Spain’s most popular tourist destinations, but it’s not just the beaches that attract holidaymakers from around the world there.  The island has an ongoing campaign to promote [...]

By | June 29th, 2017|Articles|

Tips for a rewarding overseas holiday let

We’re weeks away from high season in resorts around the Med so owners of holiday lets should be booked out by now. If you’re looking for a lettable second home, consider these top ten tips for maximising your income. 1. Get to grips with the local rules for holiday lets. You may need to register [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Articles|

“I fell for the rustic fun of a finca!”

There’s more to Spain than rows of beach pads in busy coastal resorts. Meet one British owner who headed into the countryside and opted for a rustic bolt-hole with vineyard views Noisy crowds, nosy neighbours and traffic jams aren’t things Emma Drake [pictured above] has ever had to worry about at her finca in the [...]

By | June 20th, 2017|Articles|

Where will you find your roof with a view?

The highlight of many Mediterranean homes is a roof terrace, ideal spots for enjoying a sundowner. As these ones show, your own solarium could be more affordable than you thought … If you’re buying a home in the sun, you probably want to sit outside catching some rays. Fortunately, while gardens can come at a [...]

By | May 27th, 2017|Articles|