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Dubai real estate industry a haven for UK investors, says Dubai Properties

Dubai real estate industry a haven for UK investors, says Dubai Properties

British citizens have emerged as the second largest investors in Dubai real estate and according to the Dubai Land Department they have invested £1.9 billion in 2015.

Chinese demand for US real estate keeps growing

Last year, Chinese real estate investors become the biggest single buyers of US property, overtaking Canadians for the first time, according to National Association of Realtor data.

Mallorca celebrates place in the world’s top 10 best island destinations

Mallorca celebrates place in the world’s top 10 best island destinations

2016 continues to be a significant year for the Spanish island of Mallorca as it becomes prominent on an increasing amount of holiday wish lists.

Viva Espana! Overseas buyers purchase more Spanish homes than domestic buyers

Viva Espana! Overseas buyers purchase more Spanish homes than domestic buyers

After a thriving start to 2016, Spain’s property market looks set to reclaim its status amongst overseas buyers as it continues to go from strength to strength.

Cave homes - The ultimate retreat from the pressures of modern life

Cave homes - The ultimate retreat from the pressures of modern life

Modern life can be stressful: political and financial worries, work-related stress and societal pressure to always be happy, healthy and at the top of your game all add up.

Why Orlando BTL investment market is so sought-after

Orlando is set to remain among the fastest growing metros this year for family real estate rental markets, thanks to its growing leisure and hospitality sectors.

Shun the single supplement - holiday homes for singletons

Shun the single supplement - holiday homes for singletons

In 2015 the Office for National Statistics released figures that showed that 51% of the population in England and Wales is single.

Alicante shines as the favourite 2016 Spanish destination with new flights adding to accessibility

Alicante shines as the favourite 2016 Spanish destination with new flights adding to accessibility

The beginning of 2016 saw Spain break yet another tourism record, welcoming 3.5 million international tourists in January alone, albeit traditionally one of the low-season months.

The sunshine safe haven - why UK buyers can’t get enough of Portuguese property

The sunshine safe haven - why UK buyers can’t get enough of Portuguese property

The tragic events in the resorts of Tunisia and Egypt over the past year have rocked the foundations of holidaymakers around the world, so much so that UK travellers now consider safety and security to be the most important factor when it comes to booking their holiday destination.

 Engel & Volkers Mallorca increased sales volume by 13% in 2015

Engel & Volkers Mallorca increased sales volume by 13% in 2015

Engel & Volkers Mallorca, the leading international real estate brand with 16 offices around the island recorded a successful financial year in 2015 with total sales transaction volume of 292M Euros representing a 13% increase over 2014 (259M Euros).

Completed 3 bed Spanish properties emerge as ideal holiday home for 2016

Completed 3 bed Spanish properties emerge as ideal holiday home for 2016

The ideal holiday home for 2016 has been revealed with the release of new Spanish market analysis by Aliseda Inmobiliaria.

Why Florida property market is set for an ‘onslaught’ of buyers

Florida is likely to experience an “onslaught” of homebuyers during the spring and summer, the state’s realtors have been told.

Bagging bargains in Iberia - Holiday homes for under £100k

Bagging bargains in Iberia - Holiday homes for under £100k

The days of holiday homes being the sole domain of Hollywood A-listers and the well-to-do are long gone. With property prices in Spain and Portugal still offering incredible value compared to those in the UK, ownership overseas is more achievable than ever.

Where to buy an undervalued property in 2016

Hindsight will only get you so far as an investor. In order to grow a portfolio of investments you need to display a little foresight.

Portugal’s world-beating golf courses keep the country’s property market at the top of the table

Portugal’s world-beating golf courses keep the country’s property market at the top of the table

Portugal’s Algarve is blessed not only with stunning beaches and almost year-round sunshine, but also with some of the world’s leading golf courses. In fact, the World Golf Awards Gala Ceremony in late 2015 crowned Portugal the World’s Best Golf Destination for the second year running.