About A Place in the Sun
A Place in the Sun is a famous, highly visible name in the UK - to the British public it simply means ‘overseas property‘.
It started life as a TV show first broadcast in 2000 and since then the programme and its presenters have become part of popular TV culture, opening up a world of overseas home ownership to the British public.
In 2005 A Place in the Sun Live was launched to give overseas estate agents, developers and service providers the opportunity to present their properties and services to British buyers face-to-face. In 2018 due to demand in different parts of the UK, this major exhibition will take place four times at major venues in England and Scotland.
About A Place in the Sun Live
In 2017 over three exhibitions, A Place in the Sun Live attracted 18,336 visitors – a qualified audience of people looking to buy their own place in the sun. To see what exhibitors thought of our 2017 shows, see ‘Testimonials’.
The centre-piece of A Place in the Sun Live is the Hub where the stars of the TV show and industry experts give advice and insight on buying overseas property. We have dedicated country-specific areas – the French Village, Florida Pavilion, Portuguese Pavilion and Italian Pavilion – alongside the other exhibitors of which a significant amount are for Spain.
Whether you are an agent, developer, property lawyer, currency transfer business or other service provider, A Place in the Sun Live is the ideal environment to put your business in front of a motivated audience of property buyers.
If you want to reach British buyers, A Place in the Sun Live should be at the heart of your UK marketing strategy. With no other pure overseas property exhibition in the UK, these events present a unique opportunity to meet and talk to prospective buyers – a genuinely qualified audience.
UK buyers mean business. They buy homes overseas for a number of reasons – holidays, investment, retirement – and have consistently bought more overseas properties than other nationalities. Interest in new destinations is once again increasing, though the long-time favourites of Spain, France, Italy, Portugal and Florida remain popular choices for second home ownership.
Dates for 2018
Visitor Profile 2017
a property abroad
and 23% are thinking
help and advice
started looking in
the last 6 months
are looking to buy-
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