Time to tee off your hunt for a golf home?

It’s Ryder Cup year, which means Europe’s best golfers have teamed up to take on the USA, this time in France. In a nod to the famous biennial competition, we pick four affordable homes beside the fairway in four popular golf destinations on both sides of the Atlantic… Central Florida Golfers will feel immediately at [...]

By | 2018-09-26T08:53:29+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Articles|

Buying abroad 10 years after the crisis

This month marks the 10th anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers, a pivotal moment in the 2008 financial crisis that saw global economies and property markets crash. Ever wondered how much things have changed for Brits buying abroad during the decade since? Here are some observations… Fancy this view in Spain's Costa del [...]

By | 2018-09-26T08:52:29+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Articles|

Why big isn’t always better!

Not everyone needs lots of living space, with singletons and childless couples often prioritising location, style and convenience over square footage. We outline the key benefits of opting for a snug bolt-hole abroad and find you some exciting studios and one-bed homes for sale… Is your dream home abroad somewhere that’s hassle-free and more of [...]

By | 2018-08-23T13:21:29+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|Articles|

Why overseas golf homes score above par!

Spain and Portugal are two of the most popular places to own a home next to a fairway. We look at the benefits of buying in a golf development or larger golf community, pinpoint the hot spots and pick some eye-catching properties for you… Fairway views from a villa at Las Colinas, Costa Blanca [...]

By | 2018-07-30T15:52:22+00:00 July 20th, 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|

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|

Just add sun to make your winters fun

Looking for winter sun without the jet-lag and flight time of the Caribbean? A home in one of these destinations in the Atlantic should make escaping the UK’s chilly months a cinch Sea-view pad in Sal, Cape Verde Cape Verde An archipelago 350 miles off West Africa, Cape Verde’s resorts and holiday home [...]

By | 2017-12-12T15:31:03+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Articles|