Tag Archives: Buying Overseas

Grab a Menorcan Gem


The Balearic island of Menorca can sometimes be overlooked by property buyers and holidaymakers in favour of its more famous neighbours, Ibiza and Majorca, but the island has much to offer. The Daily Telegraph named it in their recent feature … Continue reading

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Head South to the Canaries


The Canary Islands are part of Spain, but lie off the coast of north-west Africa. That means that they enjoy a European standard of living, with a sub-tropical climate. Buy a home on the Canaries and you’ll get to enjoy … Continue reading

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Making Decisions: What is your ideal overseas property?


Buying property overseas often depends on very different decisions to buying property in the UK. Buying at home, you’re generally looking for somewhere to live, very often for your family to grow in over twenty years or more. When buying … Continue reading

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New or Old?


If you are planning on buying a holiday home abroad, then you have lots of choices to make. Not least of these, is deciding which country or region to buy in. Once you have done that, then you still need … Continue reading

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Your Home, Your Pension?


Earlier this week, we wrote about the benefits of retiring abroad and a guide to the practicalities of actually doing it. However, we didn’t cover the financial aspect, and that’s important. According to international property expert Jon Ainge, speaking earlier … Continue reading

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Italian Indulgence


According to the Daily Telegraph, British property buyers are flocking to Venice, looking for a place in one of the world’s most romantic and attractive cities. Venice is packed with cultural attractions and there is some high quality property to … Continue reading

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An Overseas Retirement?


If you are planning to retire in the next few years, it’s time to think about how you want to spend your hard-earned leisure time. While in the past, retirement for most Britons was about downsizing within the UK, today’s … Continue reading

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A Northern Adventure


With winter well and truly with us this week, you might be wondering why anyone would willingly travel even further north and into even deeper cold. However, while Scandinavia might not be a destination for those seeking winter sun, it … Continue reading

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Spain Still on Top


Spain is still the most popular place to buy for international investors looking for a place in the sun, according to The Move Channel. While the Spanish market may be a tricky one at the moment for its domestic buyers, … Continue reading

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Resort Developments: pros and cons


If you’re thinking of buying property overseas, particularly if you want to buy in or around a big coastal tourist area, one of the major decisions you’ll need to make is whether to buy a villa or apartment in a … Continue reading

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