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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

A Place in the Sun Live Property Showcase Visits Glasgow

Our brand-new event, A Place in the Sun Live Property Showcase, had a successful debut at the Glasgow Hilton Hotel in October which concluded a fantastic year of exhibitions for A Place in the Sun.

31 October 2019

Here's where to find affordable properties around Lake Como

Italy’s most famous lake has appealed to second-home owners for hundreds of years, reports Liz Rowlinson.

29 October 2019

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

Case study | moving to the Costa Blanca permanently

22 October 2019

House hunters wanted for A Place in the Sun episodes in 2020

17 October 2019

Case study | our eco-friendly property in the Dordogne

15 October 2019

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

9 October 2019

Here's where British nationals are buying property and living in Spain

2 October 2019

Jasmine Harman to launch new overseas property event in Glasgow

30 September 2019
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Spain

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

Here's where British nationals are buying property and living in Spain

Spanish property commentator Mark Stucklin analyses statistics to find out where the Brit hot spots are across our favourite overseas destination.

2 October 2019

Brand New Autumn Magazine Issue out Now!

Our 2019 autumn magazine is now available to purchase in-store and online. Here's what to expect in our latest issue...

26 September 2019

Meet former TV house hunters at A Place in the Sun Live

Jasmine Harman and Jonnie Irwin will be reunited with their former house hunters at next week's A Place in the Sun Live event at the NEC Birmingham.

10 September 2019

Renting out your Spanish property? Consider these tips

Are you a UK resident with a Spanish rental property? If so, listen to these tips.

4 September 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

How much you should budget for a Costa Cálida property

Britons are spearheading surging interest in Murcia’s Costa Cálida, but how much should you budget for a property there? We take a look...

22 August 2019

France

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

A closer look at properties in the Charente, France

The Charente has become one of our most popular French regions in recent years - but why?

23 May 2019

Brextension - what does this mean for overseas property?

Our magazine Editor Liz Rowlinson asks what is happening in Spain, France and Portugal.

7 May 2019

10 tips for successful holiday rentals in France

Laura Habgood of Brittany Ferries tells you how to get those French holiday home bookings flooding in.

3 May 2019

Portugal

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

Jasmine Harman vs Jonnie Irwin: Portuguese pronunciation challenge

Watch as Jasmine Harman and Jonnie Irwin go head-to-head in our Portuguese pronunciation challenge, filmed at A Place in the Sun Live.

25 July 2019

Moving to Portugal - the basics

Moving to Portugal is more popular than ever. Here, we provide some essential intel on how to make it a reality.

5 July 2019

Brextension - what does this mean for overseas property?

Our magazine Editor Liz Rowlinson asks what is happening in Spain, France and Portugal.

7 May 2019

Property on the Algarve - Coast or Countryside?

Carrie-Marie Bratley lives on the Algarve and asks why an increasing number of buyers are heading for the hills.

26 April 2019

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.

11 April 2019

New Spring Magazine Issue out Now!

Our brand new Spring magazine is now available to purchase and download on digital devices. Here's what you can expect in the latest issue...

26 March 2019

Case Study | We Made the Move to the Algarve

Former journalist Kevin Mochrie and financial services administrator Helen, both aged 58 and from Staffordshire, took early retirement to make their dream move to Portugal.

20 March 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

USA

FAQs on Getting a Mortgage in Florida

Some readers have reported that getting a mortgage in Florida is tricky. But here an expert provides some answers to 18 of the most frequently asked questions.

29 March 2019

Important Mortgage Considerations When Buying a Property Abroad

Overseas property professional and financial advisor, Simon Conn, provides some essential financial pointers if you're looking to purchase abroad this year.

7 February 2019

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

The Latest Stats on the Florida Property Market

Our magazine editor Liz Rowlinson takes a look at the key facts and stats on the current property market in Florida, and where us Brits are buying.

6 November 2018

Download our updated Florida buying guide

We've just updated our essential guide to buying a property in Florida. Take a look at what's inside...

27 September 2018

Florida Real Estate Bounces Back After Irma

Now the dust has settled in hurricane-hit Florida, Richard Way explains why property in Orlando and the Gulf Coast has lost none of its shine...

22 February 2018

5 Things Every Florida Property Buyer Should Ask

There are five important questions that every aspiring Florida property owner should ask before purchasing. Let's take a look...

13 October 2017

Quick Guide to Buying a Florida Property

Get clued up on what to expect when purchasing a Florida property, including tax procedures and the role of the realtor.

25 August 2017

People Who've Bought

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

Case study | We're loving our holiday home in Umbria, Italy

One family love their Italian holiday home so much it is difficult to leave, reports Cathy Hawker.

18 June 2019

Case study | We moved to Spain days before the original Brexit date

John and Diana Greenaway decided to swap a holiday home in Florida for a new life in Marbella, so how did it go? We find out.

4 June 2019

Case study | Getting a real Spanish feel in Estepona

Richard Way meets a couple who have bought a three-bedroom apartment in Estepona.

25 April 2019

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.

11 April 2019