News

Moving in, letting out, & ongoing bills (Spain)

30 November, 2016 Your estate agent will be likely to offer you a ‘furniture pack’ which will give you all the basic furnishings, fixtures and fittings for your new home if you are starting from scratch. Odds are you will want to spend some time shopping locally too, but if you want to move in quickly and are […]

READ MORE

Language (Spain)

21 November, 2016 Spain remains fundamentally Spanish-speaking and, as such, it is a good idea to learn the language if you are considering spending a good portion of time there. There are many classes – traditional and online – available while you are still in the UK. If you learned Spanish at school you might be surprised to […]

READ MORE

Moving in, letting out, & ongoing bills (France)

13 November, 2016 Your estate agent will be likely to offer you a ‘furniture pack’ which will give you all the basic furnishings, fixtures and fittings for your new home if you are starting from scratch. Odds are you will want to spend some time shopping locally too, but if you want to move in quickly and are […]

READ MORE

Finding a property (France)

7 November, 2016 French Estate Agents (Immobilières) range from small, one-office outfits scattered around the countryside to large chains operating across a region or the whole country. In all cases, before dealing with a real estate agency in France, check that they belong to a professional association such as the Union Nationale de la Propriété Immobilière (UNPI), Premier […]

READ MORE

Where in the Balearics?

3 November, 2016 Mallorca (Majorca) Like the other Balearic Islands Mallorca has seen property prices stay higher than the mainland, regardless of recession and Eurozone difficulties. As the most populous, diverse and accessible of the group, Mallorca has something for everyone. With the city of Palma providing a year-round commercial centre there are also more flights throughout the […]

READ MORE