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What happened next? Jeanette and Phil

“We really love life in Greece. Now our families are moving over too” - we found out how TV couple Jeanette and Phil found the property purchase process after appearing on A Place in the Sun

26 January 2023

What happened next? John and Debbie

“Everything worked out beautifully. We know we made the right choice” John and Debbie appeared on the TV show, here's what happened next!

25 January 2023

What happened next? Tracey and Jackie

Tracey Thomson from Coulsdon in Surrey took along best friend Jackie on her property hunting trip to La Duquesa on the western Costa del Sol with Jasmine Harman in December 2021. We caught up with them to find out what the experience was like

23 January 2023

What happened next? Greg and Reda

Greg and Reda appeared on an episode of A Place in the Sun with Lee Juggurnauth, what happened after the show aired? We caught up with them to find out

20 January 2023

What happened next? Vicky and Lee

16 January 2023

From East Anglia to Almeria: it’s never too late to start a new life in Spain

10 January 2023

Spain’s digital nomad visa is finally here (and other sunny options to try)

9 January 2023

What happened next? Jen and Baz

6 January 2023

Top 10 Places to Buy Abroad 2023

6 January 2023

What happened next? Yvette and Agata

5 January 2023
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Spain

What happened next? John and Debbie

“Everything worked out beautifully. We know we made the right choice” John and Debbie appeared on the TV show, here's what happened next!

25 January 2023

What happened next? Tracey and Jackie

Tracey Thomson from Coulsdon in Surrey took along best friend Jackie on her property hunting trip to La Duquesa on the western Costa del Sol with Jasmine Harman in December 2021. We caught up with them to find out what the experience was like

23 January 2023

What happened next? Greg and Reda

Greg and Reda appeared on an episode of A Place in the Sun with Lee Juggurnauth, what happened after the show aired? We caught up with them to find out

20 January 2023

What happened next? Vicky and Lee

Vicky and Lee bought a property on the A Place in the Sun TV show with Danni Menzies in 2021, we caught up with them to find out what happened after the episode ended...

16 January 2023

From East Anglia to Almeria: it’s never too late to start a new life in Spain

Jeremy always knew he wanted to move to Spain - he's now living the dream as a B&B owner in Almeria, and has shared his story with us

10 January 2023

What happened next? Jen and Baz

Jenny bought her very own property in Ibiza on the A Place in the Sun TV show - here's how she's been getting on since filming with Leah Charles-King!

6 January 2023

What happened next? Lucia and Doc

4 January 2023

What happened next? Lian and David wouldn't have found their perfect holiday home without A Place in the Sun

Lian and Dave appeared on the A Place in the Sun TV show with Ben Hillman - we caught up with them recently to find out what happened after the cameras stopped rolling

3 January 2023

France

How much does it cost to buy a second home in France?

France is our nearest neighbour and second favourite place to buy a holiday home - find out how much it costs to buy a property across the channel

5 October 2022

Why Brittany hit the right note for our TV property hunters from Manchester

This couple bought a home in France with Jonnie Irwin on A Place in the Sun last year - here's how they're getting on now! 

17 August 2022

Cost of living crisis: how does life in rural France compare?

The cost of living in the UK is rising fast across the country - but how does this compare to other countries? How much cheaper is it to live in France?

24 May 2022

Which areas of France have the cheapest property?

Rural France is much loved for its laid-back lifestyle and culinary traditions but also its affordable property. Where can you find the cheapest property for sale in France?

29 January 2022

Getting a visa: Good tidings (and the latest tips)

Our Editor Liz Rowlinson takes a look back at what it's been like for house hunters moving abroad since Brexit, and what's in store for 2022

1 January 2022

Meet the TV show couple who moved to France the day before lockdown

Despite making tabloid headlines for refusing to step inside one of the properties that Laura Hamilton showed them on an episode of A Place in the Sun, this couple moved into their dream home with the help of the show

26 October 2021

How long does it take to register with the French healthcare system?

We asked the experts at the British Embassy in Paris six key questions about healthcare in France after Brexit. Here's what they said...

26 August 2021

How to get free healthcare when you retire to France

Can you still access healthcare in France as a pensioner, now that the UK has left the EU? We asked the experts...

20 August 2021

Portugal

What happened next? Yvette and Agata

Yvette and Agata appeared on an episode of A Place in the Sun with Jasmine Harman! They put an offer in on a house in Portugal, but what happened next? 

5 January 2023

Buyers in Portugal hit a five-year high

There's been a significant increase in the number of foreigners buying homes in Portugal so far this year

7 September 2022

Cost of living crisis: how does Portugal compare?

Portugal has long been sought after for its affordable cost of living, but how does it compare to the UK? We took a look...

6 July 2022

The Silver lining of an unplanned trip to A Place in the Sun Live

Zoe and her family bought a holiday home on Portugal's Silver Coast after visiting A Place in the Sun Live in London. Here's how it happened...

27 June 2022

Britons in Portugal: where do they all live now?

Algarve has long been thought of as the most popular region for Britons in Portugal, but as prices have risen across the Algarve, and interest has risen in other parts of Portugal, the distribution of foreign residents is much more diverse.

25 March 2022

Watch | Ask the Experts about Healthcare in Portugal

Watch our interview with the experts from the British Embassy and Department of Health & Social Care as they answered key questions about accessing healthcare in France now the UK has left the EU.

19 August 2021

Take-off time for property trips to Portugal?

From 17th May it will be possible to fly to Portugal without quarantining or self-isolating when you return to the UK. So maybe now's the ideal time to sear

10 May 2021

Moving to Portugal Post-Brexit | Healthcare

Now that the UK is no longer part of the EU, how can you obtain healthcare in Portugal? Liz Rowlinson explains

18 March 2021

Greece

What happened next? Jeanette and Phil

“We really love life in Greece. Now our families are moving over too” - we found out how TV couple Jeanette and Phil found the property purchase process after appearing on A Place in the Sun

26 January 2023

Last chance to get the Greek golden visa at €250k

You don't have long to get a Greek golden visa with the current requirements - last month the Greek government announced that the €250,000 threshold will double to €500,000

31 October 2022

A glorious coastline and a golden visa: why one couple chose Greece to build a second home

This couple decided to build a holiday home in Greece - find out why they chose the Paleros Bay area of western Greece for their place in the sun

11 July 2022

Top 10 Best Places to Buy Abroad 2021 | 5. Greece

Greece is the fifth most popular destination for Brits buying abroad - find out more about the most popular areas here!

12 February 2021

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

Cyprus

What happened next? Uri and Shiann

Uri and Shiann appeared on a recent episode of A Place in the Sun with Leah Charles-King - we caught up with them to find out what happened when filming ended!

13 December 2022

Where is the cheapest property in Cyprus?

Find out where you can buy a bargain property in Cyprus! And read our top tips for finding a cheap apartment or villa...

15 September 2022

Cost of living crisis: how does Cyprus compare?

The cost of living in the UK is rising fast. Inflation has reached a 40-year high of 9 per cent. War in Europe is causing petrol prices to reach record highs and food prices to increase for everyone, but how do other costs still measure up?  Even energy tariffs are dealt with differently by European governments. In the second piece of a series looking at each of our top five countries, we take a look at Cyprus.

6 June 2022

FAQs about moving to Cyprus

The most popular questions from our latest webinar.

10 August 2020

Why so many house hunters pick Paphos

Peyia resident Andrea Busfield on why her patch of Cyprus just keeps getting better.

2 June 2020

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

USA

"We needed a holiday home to pay for itself: Florida was the answer"

Jacquie and Sean Devoy from South Yorkshire had long dreamt of owning a place abroad. Keen travellers, they had visited many locations in Europe as well as being drawn back to Florida many times with their family. After managing to save some money for a deposit during the pandemic, they began thinking about where they buy with a budget of £200,000 to £250,000.

3 November 2022

How to buy property in Florida and cushion the strong dollar

There was bad news when the US dollar reached parity with the pound last week but at the time of writing it’s up to 1.11 and further good news is that there are some things you can do to mitigate the weak pound - find out our top tips for buying in Florida in the current climate 

3 October 2022

Case Study - “My Florida villa rentals have worked so well I want to buy another home”

Chris Danks had had his eye on a villa in Orlando’s Solterra resort for a few years. He told us all about the buying process and running a successful rental property in the Sunshine State.

17 March 2022

“Our Florida rental investment has been worth the wait – bookings are great!”

Julie and Tony completed on their five-bed property in Orlando in July 2020 and despite the pandemic their new rental property has had a flood of bookings!

11 February 2022

No fly, no buy? Not for one Disney-mad Scot who has purchased her dream home in Florida

As it is announced that the United States will open its border to Britons in November, we suggest a way you can buy to beat the rush…

21 September 2021

Five Minute Focus | Orlando, Florida

A quick guide to why you should buy in Orlando, Florida

11 June 2020

It's all about the downtown in Miami

Forget South Beach, Brickell is Florida’s liveliest property market, reports Cathy Hawker

21 April 2020

Top 10 tips for getting a mortgage in Florida

Graham Aistrop provides an insider’s guide to getting a loan in the US.

3 December 2019

People Who've Bought

What happened next? Jeanette and Phil

“We really love life in Greece. Now our families are moving over too” - we found out how TV couple Jeanette and Phil found the property purchase process after appearing on A Place in the Sun

26 January 2023

What happened next? John and Debbie

“Everything worked out beautifully. We know we made the right choice” John and Debbie appeared on the TV show, here's what happened next!

25 January 2023

What happened next? Tracey and Jackie

Tracey Thomson from Coulsdon in Surrey took along best friend Jackie on her property hunting trip to La Duquesa on the western Costa del Sol with Jasmine Harman in December 2021. We caught up with them to find out what the experience was like

23 January 2023

What happened next? Greg and Reda

Greg and Reda appeared on an episode of A Place in the Sun with Lee Juggurnauth, what happened after the show aired? We caught up with them to find out

20 January 2023

What happened next? Vicky and Lee

Vicky and Lee bought a property on the A Place in the Sun TV show with Danni Menzies in 2021, we caught up with them to find out what happened after the episode ended...

16 January 2023

From East Anglia to Almeria: it’s never too late to start a new life in Spain

Jeremy always knew he wanted to move to Spain - he's now living the dream as a B&B owner in Almeria, and has shared his story with us

10 January 2023

What happened next? Jen and Baz

Jenny bought her very own property in Ibiza on the A Place in the Sun TV show - here's how she's been getting on since filming with Leah Charles-King!

6 January 2023

What happened next? Yvette and Agata

Yvette and Agata appeared on an episode of A Place in the Sun with Jasmine Harman! They put an offer in on a house in Portugal, but what happened next? 

5 January 2023