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Vienna is the Best City in the World for Quality of Life


Vienna has been named the best city in the world for quality of life, according to international research by Mercer. Baghdad is considered the worst place to live in the world, while London, Paris and New York City did not … Continue reading

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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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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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Umbria and Tuscany Rising


Property experts in Italy are urging British buyers to look at buying now in the country, as prices seem set to rise, especially in the popular areas of Umbria and Tuscany. Italy’s property market has dropped since its peak, but … Continue reading

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Norway and Switzerland Top of Europe


Global real estate agency Knight Frank has revealed its list of the world’s top ten real estate markets. Fuelled by its rapid economic growth, China tops the list, followed by neighbouring Hong Kong. Other notable emerging markets to make the … Continue reading

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The Green and Pleasant Land of Northern Spain


Despite its current economic woes, experts are again predicting that the holiday homes market in Spain is likely to prove a healthy one in the long-term. Paul Collins of the BuyAssociation said this week that he expected Spain to remain … Continue reading

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