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The Overseas Editor hunts out stories from around the world about Overseas Property. We share editor duties across the team, so if more than one writer has been involved and we can't settle a credit after a duel, we'll file it under Overseas Editor.

Rightmove Overseas Search Report – March 2017

Search activity for March 2017 52.60% of locations increased in search activity 47.35% of locations fell in search activity 0.05% of locations stayed the same in search activity Download the full report including data tables here   Search Data Highlights Top 10 Climbers and Fallers this month (areas with > 100 searches a day) Top 10 Climbers [...]

By |2018-11-12T22:05:53+01:00April 10th, 2017|Data Insights|

Think about currency early for a smooth overseas purchase

Organising your currency transfers nice and early brings peace of mind when you buy abroad. Just ask this couple who bought a home in Spain… Article written by The Overseas Guides Company For Annabel and Chris Johnson, opening an account and speaking with Smart Currency Exchange a few weeks before completing their Spanish property purchase [...]

By |2017-03-16T16:51:20+01:00February 7th, 2017|Articles|

Feel-good homes that help you feel better!

New Year, new healthy you? A property in one of these destinations would be the ideal place to kick off your 2017 detox or fitness regime… Catalonia, Spain Overlooking some of Spain’s finest fairways and with views of the Montseny mountains, this boutique apartment development within the award-winning PGA Catalunya resort in Girona would be [...]

By |2017-01-30T09:59:01+01:00January 9th, 2017|Articles|

Snow place like a mountain home!

Take a look at these Winter homes, where you get guaranteed snow in winter and the smell of fresh pines all year Cantabria, Spain Spain’s north-west corner is a hidden gem for lovers of the great outdoors, where forested hillsides form dramatic backdrops to unspoilt sandy bays. The climate is cooler and wetter than the [...]

By |2017-01-09T16:00:04+01:00December 13th, 2016|Articles|

For year-round fun, buy a pad with winter sun!

It’s hard not to dream about being somewhere hot as you scrape ice off your windscreen… Perhaps one of these winter sun destinations will light up the December gloom. Each has some cracking properties for sale.… Lanzarote, Canary Islands When you marry an average December temperature of 20°C with fantastic beaches and good flight connections, [...]

By |2017-02-08T11:18:41+01:00December 8th, 2016|Articles|

Ski resorts with a special edge to them

If this year’s early snow dumps have rekindled your desire to own a ski home, we’ve picked six resorts that offer a bit more than just great slopes… Article written by The Overseas Guides Company Competition to attract more visitors is driving French Alpine resorts to offer far more than just good skiing, with today’s [...]

By |2016-12-02T15:43:51+01:00November 25th, 2016|Articles|

“Our exciting B&B adventure in the Emerald Isle”

If unspoilt countryside and a laid-back, rustic lifestyle matter more to you than the weather, then how about a home in Ireland? Meet one British couple who are about to start a new life there… Article written by The Overseas Guides Company For Steve and Sonia Clinch, Christmas 2016 will be their last one as [...]

By |2016-12-02T15:44:54+01:00November 18th, 2016|Articles|