Off the beaten track in Transylvania

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, July 02, 2015 5:00 AM

Our Editor, Liz Rowlinson delves deeper in to central Romania. Read more here...

The Spanish Property Selection | June 2015

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, July 01, 2015 3:00 PM

Have a look here at our latest sizzling selection of Spanish properties for June...

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Italy: Four regions to find value

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 12:00 PM
With the euro at its lowest level against sterling for seven years, Cathy Hawker sniffs out four seductive areas of Italy where your pocket full of pounds will go far.

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29 June | Summer Sun | Lake Como

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 29, 2015 3:00 PM
Classic car-driving couple Helen and Charles Taverner have set their hearts on a holiday home near Lake Como. Watch on MORE4 at 21.00 to see if Sara's handpicked properties hit the mark.

Anyone for tennis? We've served up these aces for you...

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 29, 2015 12:00 PM
To celebrate the 129th edition of The Championships, Wimbledon we have handpicked some properties with nearby access to tennis courts...

28 June | Summer Sun | Portugal's Silver Coast

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, June 26, 2015 5:00 PM
Summer Sun on Channel 4 at 17.35 sees Sara Damergi scour the Silver Coast for a new home for Chris and Sue from Shropshire

Can owners in Spain be hit with purchase taxes?

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, June 26, 2015 4:00 PM
It is the question that many of you are asking: can owners in Spain be hit with retrospective purchase taxes? Jonathan Eshkeri of E&G Solicitors Spain responds.
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26 June | Summer Sun | Abruzzo, Italy

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, June 26, 2015 12:00 PM
We're in Italy with Sara Damergi as she shows good friends Jackie Venn and Jane Howes what they can buy in Abruzzo with their combined resources. Channel 4 16.00.

25 June | Summer Sun | Aude, France

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 25, 2015 11:00 AM
Summer Sun follows Philip and Faye as they search for a home in Aude. Their tastes are quite different so it's a challenge for Sara. Watch the show on Channel 4 at 16.00.

Download our new 2015 buying guide to Portugal

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 25, 2015 10:00 AM

Check out and download our new buying guide to Portugal here...

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The Italian Property Selection | June 2015

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 3:00 PM
We've selected some impressive Italian homes that have caught our eye on aplaceinthesun.com

24 June | Summer Sun | Spain's Costa del Sol

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 1:00 PM
Savvy shoppers Steven and Jennie Flowers want their holiday home to double up as a rental investment. See if Sara Damergi can deliver the perfect property in Summer Sun on Channel 4 at 16.00.

Caribbean sweet spots

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 3:00 PM
What’s new in the West Indies? Cathy Hawker returns from her Caribbean tour to report on some of the hottest new homes

23 June | Summer Sun | Liguria, Italy

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 12:00 PM
Today's episode of Summer Sun sees Sara Damergi help Graham and Janet Gifford find a new home in the Italian region of Liguria. Watch the show on Channel 4 at 16.00.

22 June | Summer Sun | Malaga Province

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 22, 2015 12:00 PM
The new series of Summer Sun kicks off today on Channel 4 at 16.00 as Sara Damergi shows Peter and Diane Bates what's on offer for their £35,000 budget.

22 June | Home or Away? | Wakefield vs Valencia

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 22, 2015 12:00 PM
Richard and Laura are getting married and looking forward to buying a home. Will all the money go on a family home in Wakefield or can some be spared for a small flat in Valencia?

Coastal v inland properties?

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 22, 2015 11:00 AM
Here's a spectrum of properties this week, ranging from the ocean's edge to the rural idyll.

Take advantage of sterling near a six-year high

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, June 19, 2015 1:00 PM
The strong pound is really driving the overseas property market now and Alastair Archbold explains how to make the most of exchange rates.
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Download our new 2015 buying guide to Spain

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 18, 2015 2:00 PM

Check out and download our updated Spain buying guide for 2015 here to help with your property search.

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The Portugal Property Selection | June 2015

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 12:00 PM
If you're looking for that dream home in the Portuguese sun then browse our handpicked favourites here...
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Condo ownership explained

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 11:00 AM
Kissimmee based realtor Jon Penny provides a simple guide to purchasing a condo and the fees involved.
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Weekly Property Selection | Under £250k

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 15, 2015 11:00 AM
We've upped the budget this week, but you still won't need to break the bank, there's some stunning value to be had between £150,000 - £250,000.
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15 June | Home or Away? | Leeds vs Treviso, Italy

by A Place in the Sun on Sunday, June 14, 2015 7:41 PM
Don't miss this afternoon's episode of Home or Away? on Channel 4 at 16.00 as Grant and Francesca Crofton choose their new family home.

15 June | Home or Away? Cornwall vs Callera, Spain

by A Place in the Sun on Sunday, June 14, 2015 4:54 PM
Hard decisions for Andy and Gaynor as they search for a holiday home in either St Ives or along the Costa del Azahar. Watch the show on MORE4 at 19.00.

14 June | Home or Away | Somerset vs Spain

by A Place in the Sun on Saturday, June 13, 2015 1:02 AM
Sunday 14 June's episode of Home or Away? follows AJ Woodward's search for a new home for her husband and son in Bridgwater or Valencia. Watch the show on Channel 4 at 17.35.

Cyprus: a safe place to buy now?

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 11, 2015 2:00 PM
In the wake of the latest bailout problems in Cyprus we ask Neil Heaney to address the key issues.
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Case Study: How Lagos is such a rental hotspot

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:00 PM
Laura Hollins from London rents out a two-bed house in Praia da Luz for £300 to £800 per week, she reveals how.
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The Spanish Property Selection | Under £150k

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 10:00 AM
Browse our latest selection of Spanish properties all available for under £150,000.

Download our new 2015 buying guide to France

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, June 09, 2015 2:00 PM
Check out our newly updated France buying guide here, packed with useful information...

Properties for under £125k

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 08, 2015 11:00 AM

Bag yourself a bargain with our handpicked property selection of lovely homes for under £125k.

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Spanish land grabs, soon a thing of the past?

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 08, 2015 10:00 AM

Jonathan Eshkeri provides the latest need to know on Land Law reforms in two regions. 

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7 June | Home or Away? | Channel 4, 18.10

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, June 05, 2015 7:00 AM
It's the Llyn Peninsula vs the south of France in tonight's episode of Home or Away?

8 June | Home or Away? | MORE4 21.00

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, June 05, 2015 7:00 AM
Jasmine and Sara help Neil and Steph decide between an island home on Feurteventura or closer to home on the Isle of Wight.

The Mediterranean Property Selection | June 2015

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 04, 2015 12:00 PM
If you're looking for a holiday home on the Med, then browse our handpicked properties from Greece, Cyprus, Malta & Turkey.
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Malta - The Three Cities

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 04, 2015 10:00 AM
History, harbour views and investment potential, are just some of the reasons to consider Malta.

Top tips on finding a great property manager in Florida

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, June 04, 2015 9:00 AM

Why finding a good property manager is as important as using the right realtor in Florida.

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Homes with added extras

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 01, 2015 3:00 PM
For some home-hunters, one fabulous property abroad isn't enough - so if you're in the market for a holiday home with a little something extra...

Why we all love Antalya

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, June 01, 2015 9:00 AM
It was the No. 1 Turkish province for overseas buyers in 2014. Richard Way takes a tour of the area and finds out why...

The French Property Selection | May 2015

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, May 28, 2015 12:00 PM
We have some beautiful French fancies for this month’s property selection – enough to make your mouth water.

A big fat interest in Greece again

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, May 28, 2015 11:00 AM
Overseas buyers are back in on our favourite Aegean Islands, reports Liz Rowlinson...
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31 May | Home or Away? | Channel 4 17.30

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, May 28, 2015 6:21 AM
Sunday's episode of Home or Away? follows Steve Robinson's search for a new home in Lincolnshire or Spain.

1 June | Home or Away? | MORE4 21.00

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 9:26 PM
It's East Devon vs Andalucia, Spain in tonight's episode of Home or Away? as Marc and Lucy Champ decide where to buy a holiday home.

Tranquil havens to call home

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:00 AM
Browse our handpicked selection of tranquil havens where you can sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery from the comfort of your own home.
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A new life in France

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, May 22, 2015 11:00 AM

Dreaming about your new life overseas? Well couples, Mary & Mike and Phil & Tina made it happen

25 May | Home or Away? | Yorkshire vs south of France

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, May 22, 2015 4:00 AM
Jenny Kevan is joined by Laura Hamilton and Adrian Simpson in Home or Away? on MORE4 at 21.00 tonight as she chooses a holiday home.

24 May | Home or Away? | Cornwall vs Alpes Maritime, France

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, May 22, 2015 3:00 AM
Watch the show on Channel 4 at 17.30 as Alyson Jackson chooses between England or France.

10 top tips for a stress-free move abroad

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, May 21, 2015 11:00 AM
PSS International, a leading removals company provide some great pointers for counting down to your move – and how to save some time, money and, yes, some hair-pulling – in the process…

The Spanish Property Selection | May 2015

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 3:00 PM

Find your perfect casa with our handpicked Spanish properties in May's monthly selection

Italy in early summer

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 7:00 AM
Beat the crowds with an early Italian holiday and discover some hidden property gems, courtesy of Gate-Away.com.

Get Spain savvy - tips for buying a business in Spain

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:00 PM
Get the essential lowdown about purchasing a B&B venture from Jonathan Eshkeri...
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