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Expat City Ranking Highlights Preferred Expat Cities


InterNations’ annual Expat City Ranking has revealed how expats rate life in 82 cities around the world, including Barcelona and Lisbon. From getting used to local culture, to the ease of finding housing, InterNations looked at a range of issues … Continue reading

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Portugal and Spain are top 2019 expat destinations


InterNations’ Expat Insider report reveals the top five expat destinations of this year, according to a survey of 20,259 participants.

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Why choose Spain as your new home?


There are a number of reasons why British expats choose to relocate to sunny Spain. It’s the go-to place for those looking to settle down somewhere typically drier and warmer than the UK.

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Spain “Most Desirable Location” for Brits Retiring to Europe


The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has recently released new figures confirming that Spain has retained the top spot for most popular area for Britons to retire to in Europe. What’s not to love about this sunny country full of … Continue reading

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What can you Buy in France for the Price of a UK Home?


Once again, France remains the most popular location to visit in the world, with Jean Baptiste Lemoyne, the French Minister of State, estimating between 88-89m foreign tourists in 2017 – a record new high on the 85m recorded in 2015. … Continue reading

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What can you Buy in Spain for the Price of a UK Home?


For many Britons aiming to purchase a second property in 2018, the dream is often a sun-drenched home within a short distance of the sea. But, with the average UK house price now at £243,339, turning this dream into a … Continue reading

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French Wealth Tax Changes Welcomed by British Expats


British expats are welcoming changes to French wealth tax as of 1st January 2018, which previously implicated property buyers across the Channel. Back in October 2017, President Macron’s reforms of this notorious wealth tax passed into law and have now … Continue reading

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9 Countries where the Cost of Living is Cheaper than the UK


Working and living abroad are great ways to make your money go further. With 4.85m people in the UK now self-employed, perhaps a move to one of these countries, where the cost of living is cheaper than the UK, should … 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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These are the Most Welcoming Countries to Raise a Family In


Moving to another country for a new job and life can be extremely daunting. But when you have children, finding the right place to move to can be even more difficult. Recent research by expat networking group InterNations found that … Continue reading

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