Monthly Archives: March 2013

Spanish property values fall by 11.3% in 2012

New figures released by the National Statistics Institute have revealed that residential property prices in Spain dipped significantly last year. Data from the report shows that values dropped by 11.3% in the last year, following record low activity by purchasers. … Continue reading

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Job Opportunities in Portugal

People look to buy property in Portugal for a number of different reasons. The beautiful scenery. The warm climate. The increased value for money. However, a number of expats looking to uproot, buy property and live in the country are … Continue reading

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Currency experts could be invaluable for overseas transfers

Purchasing a property abroad can be a difficult, time-consuming and stressful process, if you do not take sufficient steps necessary to create a smooth transaction. Many foreign property investors will not live in the country in which they are buying … Continue reading

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New home construction in Ireland at 40 year low

A worrying new report has painted a worrying picture on the number of new homes being constructed in Ireland. According to the Construction Industry Federation, the total of new homes developed in 2012 was the lowest for 40 years.

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