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Five-minute Focus | Mar Menor

Find out all about this beautiful region of Spain

11 February 2020

How to rent your home in Spain

Want to rent out your Spanish holiday home? Here's everything you need to know...

6 February 2020

Case Study | We found paradise in Barbados

Using fractional ownership, this British couple own a share of a Barbados villa

4 February 2020

Five-minute focus | Cartagena and Puerto de Mazarron

Find out more about this sunny region of southeast Spain

30 January 2020

Case Study | We swapped London for New Zealand

28 January 2020

Tickets Now on Sale for our Manchester, London and Dublin Exhibitions!

23 January 2020

Five-minute focus | Fortaleza, Brazil

21 January 2020

A beginner's guide to Montenegro

16 January 2020

The Canary Islands - Affordable winter sun

14 January 2020

New Winter Magazine out now!

10 January 2020
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France

Tickets Now on Sale for our Manchester, London and Dublin Exhibitions!

Looking for your own Place in the Sun? Come along to one of our exhibitions!

23 January 2020

New Winter Magazine out now!

The winter sun special of our magazine is out now in stores and online!

10 January 2020

Top 10 Best Places to Buy Property Abroad in 2020

Find out where Brits are buying abroad with out Ten Best Places to Buy Abroad index. Which countries have moved up and down the leader board?

7 January 2020

Case study | our eco-friendly property in the Dordogne

Bob and Diane Kirkwood moved from Weybridge in Surrey to southwest France and created an off -grid, eco-friendly holiday experience that’s now winning awards.

15 October 2019

Is the Charente-Maritime in France becoming a property hotspot?

Affordable properties, a stunning coastline and all the typical French delights - is the Charente-Maritime region in France becoming a property hotspot?

9 October 2019

Meet the TV presenters at A Place in the Sun Live

Meet Jasmine Harman, Jonnie Irwin, Amanda Lamb and Laura Hamilton at A Place in the Sun Live at the NEC Birmingham between 20th - 22nd September 2019.

29 August 2019

Are you eligible for a French mortgage? Explained

Whilst there are many similarities between the UK and French mortgage systems, the standard eligibility criteria for a French mortgage can be very different.

13 August 2019

Retiring to France before Brexit? Consider these factors

Jason Porter of Blevins Franks analyses the status of Brits moving to France, depending on when they do it.

26 July 2019

Greece

Five Minute Focus | Corfu, Greece

In our latest 'Five Minute Focus' instalment, we take a trip down to the Ionian island of Corfu, in Greece.

27 June 2019

Greek Property Market Gathers Pace in 2019

Greece is certainly having its moment and is currently fourth in our annual 'Top 10 Best Places to Buy Abroad' index. But what is the current state of the property market?

12 February 2019

Download Our Updated Greece Buying Guide

We've updated our popular buying guide to Greece with more advice, case studies and inspiration to help kickstart your plans this year.

29 January 2019

Case Study | A Proposal, Wedding & Property in Greece

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

18 December 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

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

Cyprus

Why Jonnie Irwin loves the beaches of Cyprus

Our TV presenter visited Cyprus and realised there’s a beautiful coastline around the infamous resort of Ayia Napa that is itself changing.

24 October 2019

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...

9 April 2019

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

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

People Who've Bought

Case Study | We found paradise in Barbados

Using fractional ownership, this British couple own a share of a Barbados villa

4 February 2020

Case Study | We swapped London for New Zealand

Alice swapped London for South Island for a better work-life balance. Was it the right move?

28 January 2020

Why BBC reporter Christopher Morris chose Almería

Find out how the award-winning former BBC correspondent Christopher Morris was led to a life in Spain by a Cold War military disaster.

27 November 2019

How Sardinia cast its magical spell on me

Actress and author Sara Alexander fell in love with the Italian island of Sardinia as a child.

26 November 2019

Case study | Saving money on our Benalmadena property purchase

Christine and Michael Taylor from Doncaster, South Yorkshire picked up the keys to their two-bedroom apartment in Benalmadena on the Costa del Sol in May 2019.

7 November 2019

Case study | moving to the Costa Blanca permanently

Richard Way meets a couple from Buckinghamshire for whom holidays in their Algorfa home were never long enough, so they decided to move over full time.

22 October 2019

Case study | our eco-friendly property in the Dordogne

Bob and Diane Kirkwood moved from Weybridge in Surrey to southwest France and created an off -grid, eco-friendly holiday experience that’s now winning awards.

15 October 2019

Case study | We own three properties in Almeria

Retirees Amanda Jelley and David Croaker from north Wales fell in love with Almeria in southern Spain and have bought three properties there.

2 July 2019