Monthly Archives: September 2017

The 30 Most Visited Cities in the World in 2017


This week, Mastercard released its 2017 Global Destination Cities Index, which provides a ranking of the 132 most visited cities in the world. Measured by the number of international overnight visitors, the study – now in its ninth year – … Continue reading

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Record Number of UK Expats Retiring to Spain


Recent data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows that Spain is home to more UK expats aged 65 or over than the UK is home to Spanish citizens. The number of British retirees living in Spain has doubled … Continue reading

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UK buy-to-let investment dropping down European table


Buy-to-let yields in the UK are now amongst some of the worst in Europe, according to a new report from an international payments company. The research from WorldFirst shows that Ireland is the top European location for buy-to-let location for … Continue reading

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Confidence in European property price growth rising


A new report has revealed that confidence in European house prices is increasing, but temptations to over stretch financially is putting consumer finances under more pressure. The sixth annual ING International Survey Homes and Mortgages 2017 reveals that 59% of … Continue reading

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The 4 most Popular Places to Buy a Second Home in Spain


Spanish tourism continues to break records, so it’s no surprise that Britons are returning to the country to buy their own second home there. Which locations are attracting the highest number of buyers? The Iberian nation welcomed over 10.5m tourists … Continue reading

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Portuguese property popularity reaches nine-month high


Interesting new research carried out by international portal TheMoveChannel.com shows that Portuguese property popularity has reached a nine-month high. The ‘Top of the Props Index’ from TheMoveChannel.com discovered that Portgual re-entered the top three destinations in July 2017. This was … Continue reading

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Britons just can’t get Enough of Property in Tenerife


Britons have been visiting Tenerife – the largest and most populated of the Canary Islands – since 1960s package holidays. And the love affair continues, as Brits just can’t get enough of property in Tenerife…

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