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Jonnie Irwin: why a Cyprus property could suit you

After a recent trip filming on the eastern Mediterranean island, our presenter can’t believe why he doesn’t meet more property hunters looking to buy there.

11 December 2018

The Weekly Overseas Property Selection

Search through our latest weekly overseas property selection - which features homes abroad in all of your favourite destinations.

10 December 2018

Building Surveys Abroad - Essentials FAQs

Here, we answer some of the more common FAQs when it comes to property surveys abroad.

7 December 2018

How & Where to Spend your Winters in Florida

If you have ever considered escaping the winter months to stay in sunny Florida, you certainly are not alone.

6 December 2018

Unwrap your FREE Gift from A Place in the Sun!

5 December 2018

A Place in the Sun Welcomes...Jean Johansson!

30 November 2018

Case Study | From Durham to the Silver Coast

29 November 2018

How to Become a Spanish Resident Pre-Brexit

27 November 2018

We're Seeking TV House Hunters for 2019 - Apply Here

23 November 2018

Case Study | Our Investment Property in Le Marche, Italy

22 November 2018
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Italy

Case Study | Our Investment Property in Le Marche, Italy

Dream about buying and restoring a townhouse in Italy? Here’s how you do it...

22 November 2018

The Mediterranean Property Selection

Are you looking to buy a property in the Mediterranean? If so, take a look at our latest selection of homes for sale.

21 November 2018

Retiring to Italy from the UK - What to Know

Our magazine editor Liz Rowlinson provides all you need to know about retiring to Italy from the United Kingdom.

13 November 2018

Download our Updated Italian Property Buying Guide

We've updated our free guide to buying a property in Italy, filled with even more case studies, advice and information on where to buy.

23 October 2018

Does Your Star Sign Dictate Your Choice of Holiday Home?

Astrologer Russell Grant suggests it does and provides the ideal homes for the 12 signs of the zodiac. Is he right or wrong about you?

18 October 2018

All You Need to Know About Sardinia

Here we provide you with all you need to know about the Italian region of Sardinia, an ancient Meditteranean land in the heart of modern Europe.

17 August 2018

RIP Peter Stringfellow: Happy memories of homes in Mallorca and Puglia

We celebrate the life of the late Peter Stringfellow, who has always had a great appetite for getting the most out of life, seizing opportunities and happy times spent in his homes abroad. 

7 June 2018

The Italian Property Selection

Search through our latest handpicked selection of properties for sale in Italy. Bellissimo!

9 May 2018

Greece

Case Study | Buying our Corfu Property

Novelist Mandy Baggot and her husband Jon recently bought a property in Corfu, Greece, and haven't looked back since...

22 August 2018

Case Study | A Proposal, Wedding & Property in Greece

A proposal, then a wedding, then a home in Naxos, Greece!

9 August 2018

Case Study | Building Our Dream Peloponnese Property

Judith and Chris Clegg purchased a 200 sq metre plot of land in the Peloponnese, Greece, back in 2009. Today, they're proud owners of their dream, custom built property, and share their experience with you.

26 January 2018

A Closer Look at Property on the Greek Islands

Journalist Andrea Watson has spent most of this year travelling around Greece. Here she picks a few of her favourite places and looks at what you can buy there...

26 October 2017

Case Study | Buying our Property in Crete the Right Way

Allen and Leonie Salter from Abingdon bought a new-build villa in western Crete in 2016, who explain why seeking legal advice gave them peace of mind throughout the buying process.

2 October 2017

Greek Home Fit for the Gods | Case Study

 Chris and Kathryn Wicks from West Malling in Kent fell in love with the beauty of the chestnut-forested Pelion peninsula on the Greek mainland. They bought land and a ruined cottage and the rest is history...

21 March 2017

Best Places to Buy in 2017 - Greece

We are kicking off the new year with a countdown of the top ten places to buy abroad in 2017, and at number 6 is Greece...

3 February 2017

Enjoying our Semi-Retirement in Crete | Case Study

Roger Collins and Elizabeth Andrew fell in love with Crete on their second visit to the island in 2011. They talk to us about having a home built 2,500 miles away from the UK and life on the island.

19 August 2016

Cyprus

Jonnie Irwin: why a Cyprus property could suit you

After a recent trip filming on the eastern Mediterranean island, our presenter can’t believe why he doesn’t meet more property hunters looking to buy there.

11 December 2018

A Tour of Linda Barker's Property in Cyprus

Leading interior designer Linda Barker shows reporter Angela Sara West around her investment property in Cyprus. Why does she love the island so much? Click here to find out...

1 November 2018

How Much Does a Cyprus Property Really Cost?

Ever wanted to know the true cost of owning your very own property in Cyprus? Well, now you can...

16 August 2018

What Happened Next to Our Overseas Property Hunters? Part 5

Bernhard Hatch and his partner Joy Reader from Liverpool bought a one-bedroom apartment in Tersefanou near Larnaca in Cyprus for £36,000 just over a year ago...

12 June 2018

Brand New Seminar Theatre Announced

We're thrilled to announce that we have a brand-new seminar theatre for our exhibition at Olympia London.

27 April 2018

Case Study | We're Raffling Off Our Villa in Cyprus!

Richard Way meets a couple from Somerset selling their Coral Bay holiday home in a less than traditional way… 

16 February 2018

Case Study | Why I Love my Paphos Property

Claire Alderton speaks to us directly from her property in Paphos and explains why it's been the best decision of her life.

24 August 2017

Making a Home in Cyprus | Case Study

Fourteen years ago, Lynn and Tony Bell left behind their lovingly restored cottage in Yorkshire and moved to Peyia in the Paphos area of Cyprus. There have been ups and downs since then, but the couple are still very much in love with their adopted country. 

4 April 2017

People Who've Bought

Jonnie Irwin: why a Cyprus property could suit you

After a recent trip filming on the eastern Mediterranean island, our presenter can’t believe why he doesn’t meet more property hunters looking to buy there.

11 December 2018

Case Study | From Durham to the Silver Coast

Glimpsed from a plane window, the beaches of the Silver Coast persuaded one couple from Durham to buy a custom-built home there.

29 November 2018

We're Seeking TV House Hunters for 2019 - Apply Here

The A Place in the Sun TV show is now recruiting house hunters for 2019, especially those wanting to buy on the Costa del Sol and Canary Islands.

23 November 2018

Case Study | Our Investment Property in Le Marche, Italy

Dream about buying and restoring a townhouse in Italy? Here’s how you do it...

22 November 2018

Case Study | Our €1 Million Cheateau in France

Janine Marsh met the brave young couple who took on a €1 million ‘project’ in Mayenne, northern France – something many of us can only dream about.

16 November 2018

Case Study | Moving to Mallorca

Ken and Linda Britton from Thatcham in Berkshire share their experiences of moving to the east coast of Mallorca, Spain back in 2015.

31 October 2018

Case Study | Living on the Costa del Sol

Sixty-somethings David and Meg Penny from Gloucestershire appeared on the TV show in February 2017 with Laura Hamilton looking for a townhouse in Axarquia, southern Spain, with a budget of £100,000.

12 October 2018

Case Study | Buying our Corfu Property

Novelist Mandy Baggot and her husband Jon recently bought a property in Corfu, Greece, and haven't looked back since...

22 August 2018