Egg-citing Easter destinations for holiday homes!

Many of our favourite European destinations stage elaborate celebrations at Easter, making it an exciting time to visit. So why not book a trip to one of these places and squeeze in a spot of property-hunting while you’re there... Lemon tree views in Sardinia Sardinia Home to the famous Costa Smeralda (Emerald Coast), [...]

By | 2018-03-15T17:43:30+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Articles|

Vines and vistas – homes worth raising a glass to!

Has the world ever been more in love with wine? If your ideal overseas home comes with views of vineyards and lots of local plonk to sample, try one of these burgeoning wine destinations… Character trullo close to Puglian wineries Puglia, Italy The heel of Italy’s ‘boot’, sunny Puglia is regarded as the [...]

By | 2018-01-09T12:31:45+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Articles|

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 | 2017-09-25T09:56:55+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Articles|

New Year’s Eve abroad – how do you celebrate yours?

Every year, expats take part in a variety of local New Year’s Eve celebrations. Here are some of the quirky traditions they’re likely to encounter in European destinations… Article written by The Overseas Guides Company France Known as La Saint-Sylvestre, New Year’s Eve is an occasion for indulging in gastronomic treats, typically Champagne, oysters and [...]

By | 2016-01-05T09:59:34+00:00 December 21st, 2015|Articles|

Sold on Rightmove Overseas – pub / commercial property, Crete, Greece

Testimonial from Seller - Kate McIntosh / Peter Homewood (2013) Rightmove have proved invaluable in selling my business abroad, any enquiries have been answered quickly and efficiently with a personal touch. Their service is professional, effective and gets the required results. I advertised with them in June and my business was sold by November 2013. [...]

By | 2014-08-12T10:39:57+00:00 August 12th, 2014|Articles|

Market conditions at home and in Europe fired up cravings for a house abroad in 2013

Interest in purchasing overseas property surged in the UK during 2013, according to the latest Overseas Guides Company Quarterly Index, which saw overall enquiries for the year increase 33 percent compared to 2012, with growth driven by key European destinations. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company Italy and Portugal were the star performers in [...]

By | 2014-03-07T10:14:48+00:00 February 27th, 2014|Articles|