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    Buying property in Cyprus: What you need to know

    There are few people who don’t like the sun. Most people don’t take much encouraging on a cold winter’s day to talk positively about a warm sea and the sun on their back. The Mediterranean is the closest place that can guarantee that. The warm season in the Western Mediterranean lasts into October and occasionally […]

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    The hot spots in European house prices for 2015

    As the European housing market continues to improve, following the global financial crisis, one of the main investment sectors is set to be that of British purchases in mainland Europe. The UK saw an increase in its own property prices in 2014. Growth in the April to June period, compared to the same period the […]

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    Where to find the best beaches in Europe

    Long, lazy hours stretched out amongst white sand, with the warm sun on your face, as the chatter of holidaymakers and children playing breaks up the gentle sound of the blue sea lapping on the shore. You can just imagine yourself there now, right? This is the definition of a perfect moment for most and […]

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    How to sell a property in Spain

    Now that house prices in Spain are starting to stabilise a little you may want to sell your Spanish property. Of course you will need to realistic about the selling price you can achieve. Don’t forget that you will be competing in a market which is still seeing a high number of foreclosure sales. A good deal […]

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    Why It’s Ever Important to Protect Your Home

    Homes come in many shapes and sizes from flats to caravans, from bungalows to terraced houses. There are many forms of housing and all of them need to be protected, unless of course you live in the centre of an active volcano like Dr Evil, but then you’ll probably have a whole host of other […]

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    Are these the worst places to buy property in Europe?

    The Global property guide have identified three of poorest performing housing markets in Europe. These are Ukraine, Russia and Greece. All three countries were under performing in otherwise buoyant European real estate market. Ukraine remained the world’s weakest housing market in our survey. In Kiev the average price of new residential properties plummeted by 36.6% y-o-y […]

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    The attraction of Turkish real estate to foreign buyers

    If you’re considering investing in foreign property then you may want to look at Turkey; it’s one of the hottest places for foreign real estate investment right now, and the situation looks set to continue in 2015. So what has brought about surge of interest in Turkish property? The main impetus has stemmed from the […]

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    How to Decorate a Holiday Home

    Holiday homes are the perfect place to spend some quality time with loved ones and friends. They also represent a great place to go when you want to enjoy some quiet time when life gets too stressful. A holiday home in this country is easy to furnish and decorate because it is very much a […]

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    A guide to living and working in Deira, Dubai

    If you’re planning on moving to Dubai, there are lots of different areas you could choose to move to, each with distinct characteristics and advantages.  It’s a good idea where possible to try and choose a location relatively close to where you will be working, or your children going to school, to cut down the […]

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    Looking for a second home – why is Spain a popular choice?

    If you are looking to purchase a second home, then like many others, you will probably be considering in investing in Spanish real estate. For decades it has been a popular destination for foreign investors. What are the attractions of Spain as a place to purchase a second home? What exactly does Spain have to […]

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    Ideas to Make Your House More Saleable

    At some point, you may come to the realization that you need to sell your home. In today’s market, that can be a difficult task as it is, and if your home is not up to par with other homes in your area, it can be nearly impossible to sell. However, there are a few […]

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    Bulgarian Black Sea Coat Resort Is Impressive

    Apartments at the spectacular Thracian Cliffs Golf & Beach Resort, on Bulgaria‘s Black Sea coast, have increased in value by more than 20 per cent in seven years – and further increases are anticipated when a spectacular new six-star project is completed in the next couple of years. Although the resort has now sold all of […]

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    Albanian Visitor Numbers Rise

    The hidden jewel in Europe’s crown, the Balkan country of Albania, witnessed an increase in foreign visitor numbers of 24.9% from the second quarter of 2013 to the second quarter of 2014, the country’s national statistics office, INSTAT, has revealed. Their ‘Quarterly Statistical Bulletin’ also demonstrated in more detail how these visitors were reaching Albania, showing […]

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    Maximise Your Chances of Selling a Property in Newcastle

    Newcastle is a dynamic city, with lots to offer visitors, but the property market is nowhere near as buoyant as it is in London and other affluent areas in the southeast. In many parts of Newcastle, homeowners are struggling to sell their properties, and even in the wealthy parts of the city a lot of homes […]

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    First Time Landlord? Here Are Your Key Rights in the UK

    Becoming a landlord for the very first time can certainly be a daunting prospect. There’s a lot to think about – it’s not just as straightforward as giving someone the keys and collecting rent. Fortunately, there are lots of legal frameworks to guide you. It means there’s a fair amount of rules and responsibilities to […]

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