Recent News & Features

The Spanish Property Selection

Search through our latest selection of properties for sale in Spain, covering the Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca, Balearic Islands and more...

15 August 2018

Meet two over the moon property owners in Spain!

Liz Rowlinson catches up with two happy homeowners in Spain that recently appeared on the TV show.

14 August 2018

The Weekly Overseas Property Selection

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

13 August 2018

Five Minute Focus | Algorfa, Spain

Our latest 'Five Minute Focus' instalment takes you to the small yet stunning town of Algorfa, on the Costa Blanca in Spain.

10 August 2018

Case Study | A Proposal, Wedding & Property in Greece

9 August 2018

The Portugal Property Selection

8 August 2018

A Guide to Financing the Purchase of Spanish Property

3 August 2018

Case Study | We're Seeking a Property in Fuerteventura

2 August 2018

Case Study | We Chose a Property in Madeira Over Italy

31 July 2018

Moving to Spain During Brexit

27 July 2018
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France

The French Property Selection

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

25 July 2018

Case Study | Swapping City Life for Rural France

Mark and Gill Wakely from Cardiff met each other on a trip to France 38 years ago. Now in their fifties, they have fulfilled their dream of moving there, with a little help from A Place in the Sun.

19 July 2018

A Snapshot of the French Property Market

Our magazine Editor, Liz Rowlinson, provides an analysis of the current state of the French property market, with all the information you need to know...

12 July 2018

Northern France - the new commuter belt for Britons?

Janine Marsh meets the British families that live in France yet work in London (and love having a foot in both countries)...

3 July 2018

Best Places to Buy a Property in France

There are certainly many places to bag yourself a good quality property in France this year, including the following hotspots...

15 June 2018

Our Overseas Property Hunters - What Happened Next? Part 1

We are always getting emails asking what happened to some of the people we have helped to find a home in our magazine or through our TV series. Here Richard Way revisits some of our successful buyers...

1 May 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

Portugal

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.

8 August 2018

Case Study | We Chose a Property in Madeira Over Italy

Liz Rowlinson meets a British couple who adore the natural beauty of the Portuguese island.

31 July 2018

To Buy a Property in Lisbon OR Madrid?

How do Iberia’s capital cities compare? Cathy Hawker provides a snapshot.

26 June 2018

Costa del Sol vs the Algarve - Where to buy a property?

Zoe Dare Hall looks at these two popular yet very different stretches of southern European coastline and cherrypicks some highlights, whatever your needs...

21 June 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...

14 June 2018

What Happened Next to Our Overseas Property Hunters? Part 4

Martin and Dianne Bee moved to the Algarve, Portugal from Cheshire in Autumn 2016. Here, they tell us all about buying their new property abroad.

7 June 2018

Why Buyers Are Going Mad for Madeira Island

On a recent trip, Liz Rowlinson found Madeira island of Portugal a beguiling mix of old-fashioned values, natural beauty and cutting-edge new homes.

30 May 2018

TV Property Hunters - Where are they now?

Susan and Mike Bloomfield from Bury, north Manchester, had long dreamt of a home in Portugal. After appearing on the TV show last year, they bought a two-bedroom house for £151,000 in Algarve’s “golden triangle”. Susan, 54, tells their story.

17 May 2018

Greece

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

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

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.

19 June 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

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

People Who've Bought

Case Study | We Love our Property on the Costa Blanca

Lorraine and Nev Bulsara from Coventry were inspired by watching episodes of A Place in the Sun to kick-start their search for a home in Spain.

10 July 2018

Case Study | Why Moving to Spain Changed My Life!

Neida and her husband Bob 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!

5 July 2018

Tickets Now on Sale for our NEC Birmingham Show

Tickets for the final A Place in the Sun Live exhibition of 2018 at the NEC Birmingham are now on sale!

20 June 2018

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.

19 June 2018

What Happened Next to Our Overseas Property Hunters? Part 4

Martin and Dianne Bee moved to the Algarve, Portugal from Cheshire in Autumn 2016. Here, they tell us all about buying their new property abroad.

7 June 2018

What Happened Next to Our Property Hunters? - Part 3

Richard Way catches up with Allan and Denis Warren who took early retirement and moved to Turkey in 2013...

31 May 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

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