A Kiwi welcome
If you want a period property then New Zealand is probably not the place for you. But if – like Jane and James Crill – you want a superb modern house set in a magnificent landscape then you're quids in.
Meet the hotelliers
Robin and Elena Wood have transformed a run-down château in southern France into luxury accommodation. Here, Robin tells us about setting up the business and the couple's new life
What is a 'HOA'?
If you're planning to buy a property in Florida, you may have heard the term 'HOA' bandied around, but aren't sure what it means. It stands for 'Home Owners Association' and depending on where you buy, they could be an important part of the process, so make sure you understand their role and how it affects you...