Where to buy for that ‘riding high’ feeling!

The world’s most famous cycle race is taking place this month as riders battle it out in the Tour de France. So here’s a timely reminder of holiday home destinations that also happen to offer some of the best cycling in Europe… Mallorcan pad in Puerto Pollensa Spain Mallorca in the Balearics is [...]

By | 2018-07-30T15:55:04+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Articles|

Guaranteed kicks from owning abroad!

  Why not combine the beautiful game with a beautiful property? In a nod to the World Cup this month, we highlight some European holiday resorts with their own top-notch football facilities, many of which attract top teams for pre-season training camps… Fancy an apartment in La Manga Club? Spain One of the [...]

By | 2018-07-11T11:26:36+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Articles|

Honeymoon hot spots fit for a prince!

No-one is quite sure where Prince Harry will be whisking off his new bride Meghan after tying the knot this month. So in a nod to the royal wedding, here’s our list of possible honeymoon destinations for the newly weds - and for each we’ve picked an exciting home for sale! The African bush Namibia [...]

By | 2018-05-04T16:47:38+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Articles|

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|

Get ahead of the game and book a viewing trip today!

Now is the ideal time to start planning a viewing trip, while resorts are quieter and estate agents have more time on their hands. Read our tips for making a few days searching for your dream home really worthwhile... As 2018 gets underway, why not move a step closer to bagging an overseas property by [...]

By | 2018-02-08T17:49:19+00:00 February 8th, 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|

Be sure of your budget for a smooth buy in 2018

Serious about buying abroad in 2018? Before you start browsing, it’s worth getting your head around all the costs that come with an overseas property transaction - it could save you a lot of time and heartache! Additional buying costs Nine times out of ten, the cost of taking ownership of a property, regardless of [...]

By | 2018-01-09T12:31:16+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Articles|

Get down to business when you move abroad!

Is 2018 the year you move abroad and turn your hand to something different? If so, one of these businesses could be your ticket to an exciting new life in the sun! B&B & campsite in Dordogne B&B and campsite, France Ready and waiting for enthusiastic new owners is this B&B with a [...]

By | 2018-01-09T12:30:10+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Articles|

Hungry for a home in a foodie hot spot?

A highlight of owning abroad is enjoying the local cuisine. Here are four second-home destinations that are growing increasingly popular with foodies! Beachfront apartment in Isla Canela, Huelva Huelva, Spain The city and province of Huelva, located in Andalusia’s south-west corner, was deservedly crowned Spain’s 2017 Gastronomic Capital. A highlight there are the [...]

By | 2017-11-06T18:26:15+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Articles|

Overseas homes that light your fire!

Nothing beats an open fire or wood burner for adding character to a second home, as well as making winter visits extra snuggly. Here are reasons to consider one... Beautiful farmhouse in rural Catalonia, Spain It does get cold in the Med! The lure of guaranteed sunshine is what drives most people to [...]

By | 2017-11-06T10:59:56+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Articles|