Recent News & Features

Timetable Released For Our London Exhibition

The official timetable for our London exhibition in May has just been released. Click here to see what's on.

20 April 2018

All You Need to Know About Sardinia

Valeria Pintus from Sardinia-based agent Ajò provides all you need to know about the Italian region, an ancient Meditteranean land in the heart of modern Europe.

19 April 2018

The Italian Property Selection

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

18 April 2018

Moving to Spain During Brexit

Myra Cecilia Azzopardi of Citizens Advice Bureau Spain looks at what we do know about the future for expats.

17 April 2018

The Weekly Overseas Property Selection

16 April 2018

Want to Appear on A Place in the Sun?

13 April 2018

Where are the Property Hotspots on the Costa del Sol?

12 April 2018

The Florida Property Selection

11 April 2018

Where To Find Cheap Portuguese Properties for Sale

10 April 2018

Five Great Reasons to Buy a Property in Portugal

6 April 2018
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Spain

Moving to Spain During Brexit

Myra Cecilia Azzopardi of Citizens Advice Bureau Spain looks at what we do know about the future for expats.

17 April 2018

Where are the Property Hotspots on the Costa del Sol?

From the glitz and glamour of Marbella to the popular package resort area of Benalmadena, there are properties on the Costa del Sol to suit all budgets and tastes...

12 April 2018

Five Minute Focus: La Marina Alta, Spain

Our latest 'Five Minute Focus' takes you to La Marina Alta, the headland that reaches out towards the Balearics situated on the northernmost tip of the Costa Blanca.

5 April 2018

Our Brand New Costa del Sol Property Buying Guide

We've just launched our brand new guide to buying a property on the Costa del Sol - find out what's inside here...

3 April 2018

Suzi Quatro & Her Holiday Home in Mallorca

Angela Sara West catches up with the leather-clad rocker Suzi Quatro to find out why her holiday home in Mallorca suits her hectic lifestyle. Read more...

22 March 2018

A Place in the Sun Live Re-Visits Manchester Central

A Place in the Sun Live, Europe's largest overseas property exhibition, visited Manchester Central this weekend! Here are our top highlights...

20 March 2018

Learn The Key Facts About Buying a Property in Spain

Learn the key facts about buying a property in Spain at A Place in the Sun Live at Manchester Central...

7 March 2018

British Buyers Remain Buoyant About Spanish Properties Pre-Brexit

Spanish government statistics show that British buyers remain buoyant about Spanish properties pre-Brexit. Click here to read more...

6 March 2018

France

The French Property Selection

Search through our latest French property selection today which features home in Brittany, Aquitaine, Limousin and Poitou-Charentes.

4 April 2018

The French Property Selection - 14th March

Bonjour property hunters, take a look at these 14 stunning French homes which are bound to make you say oh là là.

14 March 2018

Where to Find Yourself a Cheap Property in France

Take a look at where you can bag yourself a French property bargain this year...

13 March 2018

Gain Essential Advice on Buying a Property in France

Visit us at A Place in the Sun Live in Manchester to receive essential advice on buying a property in France...

2 March 2018

5 Great Reasons to Buy a French Property

Great value for money, a strong tourism market and easy to reach - there are so many great reasons to buy a property in France...

8 February 2018

Carol Drinkwater's Love Affair with Provence

The former actress turned writer and olive oil farmer, Carol Drinkwater talks to Angela Sara West about her life in the sun-baked hills behind Cannes.

2 February 2018

An Insider's Guide to Living in the Dordogne

For more than 50 years the Dordogne has had a special place in the British heart, but why? Julie Savill has lived there for 13 years after leaving Essex and thinks she might know...

25 January 2018

Case Study | Living in Cannes

Husband and wife, Mark and Ingrid, have always had intentions of one day moving to France. Now, they own their very apartment in Cannes - here is their story!

11 January 2018

Portugal

Where To Find Cheap Portuguese Properties for Sale

From northern Portugal down to the Algarve, there are plenty of properties for sale in Portugal to suit all budgets, requirements and tastes - but where should you look first?

10 April 2018

Five Great Reasons to Buy a Property in Portugal

Stunning sceneries, world-class gold communities and low living costs - there are certainly plenty of reasons to buy a property in Portugal this year...

6 April 2018

Case Study | Living in Madeira

Alex and Jan Green purchased their property on the Portuguese island of Madeira back in 2015, which is now their full-time home...

29 March 2018

The Portugal Property Selection

If you're looking to buy a property in Portugal, then take a look at our latest hand-picked selection of stunning homes for sale.

28 March 2018

The Portuguese Property Selection - 21st February

Browse through our latest selection of stunning Portuguese properties for sale.

21 February 2018

Case Study | Life is Sweet in Madeira

Seeking some easily reached winter sun? Liz Rowlinson meets a British couple who have moved full-time to the subtropical Atlantic island...

20 February 2018

Case Study | Living in the Algarve

Pat and her husband Tom talk us through what it's like buying and living in the Algarve, after originally visiting the Portuguese region back in 2015.

6 February 2018

The Portugual Property Selection - 31st January

Feast your eyes on these stunning Portuguese properties for sale up and down the country.

31 January 2018

Greece

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

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...

16 November 2017

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

House Hunting on the Greek Islands - Part 2

In the final part of our Greek island series we explore the property market in Crete, Kefalonia and the Peloponnese.

16 August 2016

Cyprus

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

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...

5 December 2017

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

Best Places to Buy in 2017 - Cyprus

We are kicking off 2017 with the top ten places to buy in 2017 and at number 7 is Cyprus, whose property market has been quietly prospering during 2016.

27 January 2017

Tickets to Legal Seminar on Cypriot Property

2016 saw decisions reached in Cyprus in relation to historical issues surrounding property purchases funded by foreign currency loans. Affected purchasers of property in Cyprus are invited to attend a seminar hosted by law firm Judicare.

26 January 2017

Our Piece of Paradise in Paphos | Case Study

Avid A Place in the Sun watchers, Michael and Sarah, have travelled all over the world but now they’ve decided they’d like future family holidays to be spent in a second home with their two sons rather than hotels. Here Michael tells us their story so far…

24 January 2017

I Followed My Heart to Paphos | Case Study

Claire wanted to be close to her partner who is regularly posted to Cyprus by the RAF so she decided to buy on the island.

26 May 2016

People Who've Bought

Case Study | Living in Madeira

Alex and Jan Green purchased their property on the Portuguese island of Madeira back in 2015, which is now their full-time home...

29 March 2018

Case Study | We Chose a Property in Turkey Over Tenerife

Richard Way meets one couple who are very happy to have discovered southwest Turkey through a trip to one of our property exhibitions...

20 March 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 | Living in the Algarve

Pat and her husband Tom talk us through what it's like buying and living in the Algarve, after originally visiting the Portuguese region back in 2015.

6 February 2018

An Insider's Guide to Living in the Dordogne

For more than 50 years the Dordogne has had a special place in the British heart, but why? Julie Savill has lived there for 13 years after leaving Essex and thinks she might know...

25 January 2018

Case Study | Why Moving to Spain Changed My Life!

Neida and her husand Rob recently bought a property in Spain's Costa del Sol region. She tells us why it's been the best decision that she's ever made!

16 January 2018

Case Study | Living in Cannes

Husband and wife, Mark and Ingrid, have always had intentions of one day moving to France. Now, they own their very apartment in Cannes - here is their story!

11 January 2018

Case Study | Our Property in Tenerife

Jane and Roger Pangbourne take us through their property in Tenerife and tell us how they found the buying process.

21 December 2017