Monthly Archives: May 2012

Bulgaria Bargains


Bulgarian property has seen significant falls in its value over the last few years. While that means it might not be the best choice of market for investors needing quick returns, it could be the perfect place to pick up … Continue reading

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French Property Market Stable


There has been some speculation recently that the result of the French presidential election could cause instability in the country’s property market. No so, say experts like Danny Silver of the Villages Group (a property development company specialising in France). … Continue reading

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Cypriot Prices Rising


The Cypriot property market is recovering from the downturn, which saw big drops in prices in many areas, especially those favoured by overseas buyers. Prices in coastal cities like Limassol and Pahpos, which attract large numbers of holiday makers as … Continue reading

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Beating the Swiss Restrictions


Switzerland has long been a favourite destination with international buyers – or at least, with those who have cash to splash, as some Swiss property is among the most expensive in the world. Foreign buyers looking to get into Switzerland … Continue reading

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Croatian Paradise


From a war torn nation to a holiday paradise; the transformation in Croatia over the last decade has been remarkable. The country is now firmly on many holidaymakers’ lists when they are choosing where to jet off each summer, and … Continue reading

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Mountain Views, Ancient Cities and Rising Prices in Austria


Austria is often overlooked by British property buyers searching for their dream home abroad, but there is more to the country than the usual Mozart and Sound of Music clichés. The country is dominated by its Alpine landscape, but it … Continue reading

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British Buyers Eye Up Euro Bargains


British buyers are starting to look to the two countries that have been worst affected by the Euro crisis for cheap property. Greece and Ireland might not seem like the best places to buy property, but the crisis that has … Continue reading

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Investors See Big Returns in Portugal


British buyers looking to invest in an overseas rental property should consider buying in Portugal. The market in Portugal is weak, with the most recent figures from March 2012 showing falling prices and sales. A large part of the reason … Continue reading

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Turkish Market Opened Up


The Turkish property market has received a boost this week from the Turkish parliament. The ‘reciprocity law’ had restricted the purchase of homes in Turkey to citizens of those countries that allowed Turkish citizens to buy in their countries on … Continue reading

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The Big Spanish Sell-Off


Spain’s property market has taken a battering over the last few years, with dropping prices and repossessions. Those who bought at the top of the market have seen their property’s value drop by as much as half in some cases, … Continue reading

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