Be my guest....in France.
We invite a reader to tell us about renting out his or her place in the sun. Here we meet Philip, who owns an apartment on the irresistible French Riviera.
Any Questions - Currency - July 2009
Nick Fullerton, Director of FC Exchange, explains why exchange rates vary at currency kiosks and why some charge commission and others don't.
Assessing asking prices
In these tricky times no one wants to pay a pretty penny for a property, but when you're buying overseas it can be hard to get a handle on asking prices. Here we show you how to work out if the sales price is on the money or over the odds.
Fractional ownership case study
Kim Leeper and his wife Elaine, from Dulwich in south London, have bought an eighth-share of a one-bedroom property at Palazzo Tornabuoni, a restored 15th-century palace.