Discover Costa Blanca

Spain’s Costa Blanca – the White Coast, is a popular destination for holidaymakers, so it is not suprising that so many choose to buy homes here. But why is it such a popular location, we asked Brilliant Real Estate to explain…

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Costa Rica – A Tropical Paradise

Costa Rica – the rugged, rainforested Central American country with white sandy coastlines, teeming with wildlife and a fantastic tropical climate. To find out more about why Costa Rica is a great investment for property buyers, we spoke to one of Costa Rica’s international real estate and architecture companies – Yourvalleyhome.

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Curaçao – The Blue Heart of the Caribbean

Known for its tucked away beaches and expansive coral reefs rich with marine life, the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao is an undiscovered haven by many Brits. We spoke to the largest estate agent on the island to discover why this island needs exploring.

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NZ Harcourts Rental Division Answer Your Questions

We asked Harcourts NZ rental team some of your most commonly asked questions about moving to New Zealand and renting a property there.

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Migrant Information Fact Sheet for Australian Mortgages

Looking to migrate to Australia?
We asked Mortgage Express how you can prepare for applying for a mortgage in Australia.

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Homes near some of the best golf courses in the Iberian Peninsula

Over the last 50 years the Iberian Peninsula (spanning Spain and Portugal) has established itself as the headquarters of Europe’s golf scene.

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Iberian Golf Course Properties

View below our pick of properties near some of Iberia’s best golf course. Click on the picture to view property details.

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8 Affordable Coastal Homes in Europe

Looking for a European property near the coast, that won’t break the bank? Take a look at our picks.

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My Overseas Dilemma – Which Canary Island is right for me?

We asked Natalia Villendrup, from Vdrup – Real Estate Personal Shopper Canary Islands for her answer to this commonly asked question. 

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Can I buy property in Australia as soon as I arrive Down under?

Most individuals, couples and families migrating to Australia go with the intention on settling into their new life quickly, securing a job and ultimately buying their own property.

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Top 7 Afforable Detached Houses in France

Enjoy having some space between you and your neighbours? Why sacrifice this when moving abroad? Check out below our top 7 picks for detached houses in France.

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Coolest cultural cities in the Southern hemisphere – Wellington vs Melbourne

Both cities rival each other for changeable weather, great food, easy living and quality of life, but which one floats your boat?

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Don’t let Brexit prevent you from fulfilling your dream…

Recent research has shown that British property buyers are now back on track to find their dream property abroad.

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Why The British Love Buying Property In Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is an enduringly popular holiday destination for British tourists, especially the calm and sunny south of the island.

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Fancy an Alpine Property?

We spoke to Gareth from Alpine Property to get the lowdown on why you should consider moving to this beautiful mountain range.

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Thinking of Moving to Canada?

Had enough of the instability in the UK and Europe and keen to stay in the northern hemisphere to be close to family and friends? Then Canada maybe the country for you.
Find out how you can become a Canadian resident or better still a Canadian citizen.

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FNZC – Wealth Management and Investment Advice for New Zealand

Moving to New Zealand and need some advice on Wealth Management and Investments? Talk to FNZC. Find out more about them below.

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New Zealand Salaries

Check out the latest stats on salaries in New Zealand, as expected salaries vary depending on the sector and also where the job in based.

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Ontario Releases Occupation List Resumes Issuing Express Entry Notifications of Interest

The government of Ontario has resumed issuing Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to applicants who meet the criteria for the Express Entry Human Capital Priorities (HCP) Stream of the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP).

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Where would you choose to live in Italy?

Tuscany, Umbria, Puglia, Abruzzo, Sardinia, Sicily… names that conjure up images of glorious, sun-soaked holidays, breath-taking scenery, fabulous food, cultural richness and delicious wine.

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Top 7 European places to move to chosen by you!

Over the month of March we looked at where the most popular areas are for British buyers to purchase property in. Having collected the top 7 destinations, we wanted to see why they are so popular.

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Our Mothers’ Favourite European Picks

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, we decided to ask the mothers in our office where their favourite place to holiday is and where they would love to one day buy.

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New Zealand Median House Prices Up

The national median house price rose to $495,000 in the year to February, an increase of 14.1 per cent ($5000).

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Moving to New Zealand? Make sure you are aware of Leaky Home Syndrome

Leaky Homes became a huge concern for New Zealand home owners through the 1990’s and 2000’s. In fact the stigma of leaky homes is still so great that today’s home owners could stand to lose almost a quarter of their property’s value – even after it has been repaired to current building standards

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Moving to Brisbane – Australia?

You may wish to speak to our expert Australian currency Broker – James Baxter on how to make the most of your sterling as Brisbane house prices continue to rise…

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Moving to Auckland, New Zealand?

Finally good news if you are planning on buying a property as Auckland house prices continued to fall.

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5 reasons why now is a good time to invest in Spanish real estate

Still on the fence about whether you should make that Spanish property purchase or not? We asked our partners at South Spain Properties why you should go ahead.

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Thinking about moving to New Zealand?

If you’re looking at taking the step of moving to New Zealand you’ll have no doubt had a number of questions.

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Are you thinking about moving Down Under or even to Canada?

If you’ve been planning that big move, it’s likely that you’ll need to send some of your hard-earned money Down Under to help set yourself up in your new life in the antipodes.

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10 reasons why so many people love Portugal and choose to live here permanently or buy a second home.

There are so many reasons why you should move to Portugal, but we have put together our top 10 for you.

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Prime French Properties

Foremost Property Group spoke with William Pearson from Prime French Properties about how the French property market has been changing and why France is still such a hotspot.

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Looking to move to Australia, Canada or New Zealand?

Come and see us at Down Under Live in London on Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 February.
You can now book to see our migration team one-to-one at a time to suit you.

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Commonly Asked Questions About Moving to France

Are you thinking about moving to France, but unsure what is happening with the property market?

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Malta, the Mediterranean country that never sleeps

…and now the tourist board have made it easier for you to stay awake and enjoy the extensive range of events and festivals which will take place in Malta throughout 2017.

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Why do people buy in Malta?

We recently interviewed David Worthington, Associate Director of Foremost Currency Group, on why he thinks so many British people choose Malta as their European property choice.

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Australia just got closer to the UK…

Moving to Australia but not sure if you can face living so far away from family and friends? Then Perth may be the best Australian city for you to move to. With Qantas’ recent announcement about their new non-stop flights between Perth and London, all of a sudden Australia doesn’t seem so far away.

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New Zealand Dollar Currency Update

Want to know what could happen to the NZD this year? Please read on below.

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Moving to New Zealand and needing to rent before you buy?

When migrating to another country, there is always so much to think about, and choosing where to live when you arrive is another layer of stress. With the majority of migrants needing to rent a property on arrival, we thought we would make it easier for you by giving you a quick overview on everything you need to know about renting a property in New Zealand.

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Australia Day

Heading to Australia this month, no doubt you will be able to enjoy one of the country’s best national days: Australia day – 26th January.

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French Events in January

Thinking about visiting France in January and want to experience some of the French festivals and events that are on?
Below are some of our favourites.

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Christmas Destinations

Christmas can be a great time to travel abroad to take part in the different celebrations that the world offers. Below are a few of the most popular Christmas destinations and some property suggestions so you can make the most of the country and discover its Christmas traditions.

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10 Reasons Why You Should Consider Buying Off Plan Property

Wanting to live in Spain but an older property is not really your thing? We asked one of our agents in Spain to outline the advantages of buying an off plan new build.

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Picking Your Perfect Polish Property

Poland has had a very volatile and culture rich history and this is reflected in its architecture.

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Moving to New Zealand and worried about earthquakes?

Thinking about moving to New Zealand but concerned about earthquakes? Read more.

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Holiday homes that pay their own way

Are you looking for a holiday home abroad that you can earn an income from?

Under the Thatch provides amazing holiday homes across Europe – simply gorgeous places to stay that stand out from the crowd and now you have the opportunity to own one yourself.

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Case Study – Wooden Kit Houses

We interviewed Chris Heron who made the move to France to live in a French stone house. He shares with us why after having experienced this, he has decided to set up a business selling wooden kit houses from Lithuania and would choose one for himself the next time he moves.

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Grand Designs

So you want to buy in France and are looking at the options available, but everywhere seems to have just old stone houses. Stone houses aren’t really your thing and you would prefer something modern and energy efficient?

We have a solution – find some land and build an eco-friendly wooden house which can be designed to your specifications.

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Finance – Mortgages in Spain

Since 2007, we have been helping families, couples, individuals and investors find their ideal property abroad. This started with our website and has now increased to include helpful material such as ‘Your Essential Guide to Buying in Spain’. Below is an extract from ‘Finance’ about mortgages.

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Buying the Property – the Legal Process in Spain

Since 2007, we have been helping families, couples, individuals and investors find their ideal property abroad. This started with our website and has now increased to include helpful material such as ‘Your Essential Guide to Buying in Spain’. Below is an extract from ‘Buying the property’ about the legal process.

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