New episode of A Place in the Sun on More4 tonight - Costa del Sol or Brighton?

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:50 AM

9pm Thursday. Opting to live by the sea seems like a simple choice, but would you choose Brighton or Spain's Costa del Sol?  Nicki Pritchard and Nigel Cooper are faced with this dilemma. Luckily presenters Jonnie Irwin and Laura Hamilton are on hand to help them decide.

Living it large in French wine country

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, September 15, 2014 6:55 AM
French wines are world renowned, so if you’re thinking about moving to France, you might consider making your home closer to your favourite tipple. We explored the main wine regions and picked out these gems. 

Taking the long-haul leap to a new life... Canada

by A Place in the Sun on Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 AM

Cathy Hawker reports on the options in Commonwealth favourites.  This edition - Canada.

Al-fresco living

by A Place in the Sun on Saturday, September 13, 2014 8:22 AM

The latest pick of overseas home that make the most of the great outdoors.

Live the dream in France

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, September 12, 2014 12:34 AM

This week's selection of nine homes from across France carefully chosen to help you find your dream home.

Don't miss - new episode of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away - tonight 9pm, More4

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 8:17 PM

Watch More4 tonight at 9pm for a new episode of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away?

Buy a home in your holiday hotspot

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, September 09, 2014 6:04 AM

The Weekly Selection - 15 handpicked homes from our favourite holiday destinations.

Out of the ordinary...unusual homes for sale

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, September 09, 2014 2:34 AM

Our regular round-up of some of the more weird and wonderful homes for sale!

The Weekly Selection - what can you buy between £100,000 - £200,000?

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, September 04, 2014 5:55 PM

We pick twelve of our favourite properties for sale across the world under £200,000.

Watch More4 tonight at 9pm for a new episode of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away?

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, September 03, 2014 3:55 PM

Jasmine and Sara help Nathan and Georgina Spender search in Lanzarote.

Read our buying guide to... the Costa de la Luz

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 4:39 AM

We showcase our mini-guide to buying property on the Costa de la Luz in Anadalucía

A Place in the Sun reaches 5,000 followers on Twitter

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, September 01, 2014 7:05 AM

We reach 5,000 followers on Twitter

Star Pads! Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi buy *AGAIN*

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, September 01, 2014 3:41 AM

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi buy another Californian property, this time in Beverly Hills

Star Pads! Life’s a beach: Scarlett Johansson buys Hamptons coastal home for $2.2 million

by A Place in the Sun on Sunday, August 31, 2014 7:50 PM

Scarlett Johansson buys a Hamptons beach house for $2.2 million

Taking the long-haul leap to a new life... Australia

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 4:59 PM

Cathy Hawker reports on the options in Commonwealth favourites. First up, Australia


Watch More4 tonight at 9pm for a new episode of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away?

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 4:02 PM

The third of the new episodes of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away? will be on your screens this evening.


Read our buying guide to... Arboleas

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 10:11 AM
Read our buying to Arboleas in Andalucia

Have a great day! Our pick of USA properties

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:15 PM

We offer you a selection of our favourite US properties.

Alternative holiday rental destinations

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 2:25 AM

We suggest some alternative holiday destinations and rentals for A Place in the Sun'ers to consider.

Making a splash! Our pick of places with private pools

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, August 25, 2014 5:29 PM

We pick our 15 favourite properties with private pools.

Read our buying guide to... Mijas

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, August 22, 2014 2:59 AM
Read our mini buying guide to Mijas on the Costa del Sol

Oooh it's a scorcher! 15 sizzling Spanish homes for sale

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 7:32 PM
This months pick of some of our favourite homes for sale in Spain, from Barcelona to Alicante, Granada to the Costa del Sol.

Watch More4 tonight at 9pm for a new episode of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away?

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:28 PM

Presenters Jasmine Harman and Sara Darmergi are helping another couple decide between buying property in the UK or heading overseas.

Read our buying guide to... Pinoso

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:12 AM
Read our mini buying guide to Pinoso on the Costa Blanca

‘If only’... a four-bed villa in Vale do Lobo for £1.48million

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, August 18, 2014 7:54 AM

We showcase another of our daydream-inducing high end properties.

In the swim! Our pick of 15 fantastic places with communal pools

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, August 18, 2014 2:36 AM

We pick our favourite sale properties that come with communal pools. 

How to bag a bargain on the Algarve

by A Place in the Sun on Sunday, August 17, 2014 11:26 PM
An in-depth look at the Algarve, will local experts offering their tips and advice on where to look in order to secure a good deal.

Italy: rural idyll or coastal beauty? ... Sardinia and Liguria

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, August 15, 2014 4:23 AM

Cathy Hawker continues to compare inland and seaside options in our four favourite regions of Italy.

Read our buying guide to... Fuengirola

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, August 15, 2014 2:49 AM

Read our mini-buying guide to Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol, Spain for some trivia and a town property overview. 

Read our buying guide to... Tenerife

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:04 PM

Read our mini-buying guide to Tenerife, Canary Islands for an overview of property prices on the island. 

Watch More4 tonight at 9pm for a new episode of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away?

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 4:04 PM

The first of the new episodes of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away? will be on your screens this evening.

New episodes of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away? airing Thursdays at 9pm on More4

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 3:14 AM

New episodes of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away? airing Thursdays at 9pm on More4

Star pads! Jack Huston buys $2.29 million home from Real Housewives’ Faye Resnick

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 9:15 PM
According to Variety, actor Jack Huston has bought a newly refurbished home in the fashionable Hollywood Hills from The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills regular Faye Resnick.  

Bellissimo! Our pick of 12 idyllic Italian properties

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, August 11, 2014 5:30 PM

There’s something rather magical about living in Italy. The country offers expats a wonderful La Dolce Vita of cultural richness, beautiful landscapes and incredible food – it’s little wonder so many of us dream of completely relocating, or having a second home on the boot-shaped island.

Size matters: our pick of three-plus bedroom properties

by A Place in the Sun on Sunday, August 10, 2014 5:10 PM

We showcase our favourite three-bed plus properties listed at aplaceinthesun.com

Italy: rural idyll or coastal beauty? ... Liguria and Tuscany

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, August 08, 2014 1:15 AM

Cathy Hawker compares inland and seaside options in our four favourite regions of Italy. This is Liguria and Tuscany

Currency matters: thinking about exchange rates when moving back to the UK

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, August 07, 2014 5:19 PM

We discuss the benefits of employing foreign currency specialists when moving back and transferring overseas funds to the UK.

Read our buying guide to... Mojácar

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 06, 2014 3:34 AM

We showcase our mini-buying guide to Mojácar, Almería, Spain. 

'If only'... a £7 million home in Hawaii

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 06, 2014 2:50 AM

Another dream property for us to pine over, wishing we could afford to buy it. 

The noble new build: our pick of move-in ready homes

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, August 06, 2014 2:22 AM

 A Place in the Sun picks its 15 favourite move-in ready new build homes for sale

Bargain busting: our pick of 15 fantastic frugal finds for under £50k

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, August 04, 2014 3:25 AM

Our pick of our 15 favourite bargain properties to buy overseas for under £50,000

How to bag a Spanish bargain in 2014

by A Place in the Sun on Monday, August 04, 2014 1:43 AM

We ask local experts throughout Spain to comment on the current state of the housing market in their respective areas and to give consumer advice on how to secure the best property buying bargains.  

Star Pads! Klum's drum in the sun...

by A Place in the Sun on Friday, August 01, 2014 1:09 AM

We present another Star Pads! Celebrity Heidi Klum's mansion in Los Angeles is being sold.

Found the plot? Madrid government launches website listing public land for sale

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, July 31, 2014 12:39 PM

Found the plot? New website details public land for sale in Madrid

Fantastic fixer-uppers: our pick of “project property”

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, July 31, 2014 5:25 AM

We choose 12 great properties for the doers and DIYers among you.

Rent the high life: short-term stays in glamorous destinations

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 8:25 AM
We show all the practical advantages of 'renting the high life' through our holiday rentals partner HomeAway.

Market Snapshot: Portugal

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 8:16 AM

Liz Rowlinson takes a look at the latest property buying statistics for Portugal.

Read our buying guide to... Estepona

by A Place in the Sun on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 7:22 AM

We present our mini-buying guide to Estepona on Spain's Costa del Sol in Andalucía.

In the green: our pick of homes with gardens and grounds

by A Place in the Sun on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 3:30 AM

We choose 12 of our favourite homes that have gardens, grounds or open spaces. 

‘If only’... a seven-bedroom Barbadian villa for $5.95million

by A Place in the Sun on Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:03 PM

We showcase another 'if only' fantasy overseas property to buy with our imaginary millions...