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Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa welcomes first holidaymakers

Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa welcomes first holidaymakers

The Resort Group’s newest overseas property development, Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa, opened its doors at the weekend to holidaymakers wanting a first-class experience in Cape Verde.

Sea and ski - why Italy is the perfect destination this winter

Sea and ski - why Italy is the perfect destination this winter

Travellers looking to escape the grey skies of the UK this winter are currently eyeing up southern Europe and, as ever, Italy is one of the top destinations for those looking for some winter sun.

‘Best Property in Spain’ is found on the Island of Ibiza

‘Best Property in Spain’ is found on the Island of Ibiza

According to The International Property Awards 2014-15, the ‘Best Property Single Unit’ Spain is Palacio Bardaji. This beautifully-restored 18th Century palace in Ibiza’s Old Town scooped the highest five-star award at last week’s London ceremony.

Gibraltar property wins best in Europe

Gibraltar property wins best in Europe

Gibraltar’s New Aloes has been handed ‘Best Property Single Unit – Europe’ in The International Property Awards in association with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.

Investors’ appetite for overseas property still strong

With the cold months approaching and the Met Office predicting a wetter-than-normal winter, there will be many people turning their thoughts to that dream bolthole in the sun.

Foreign buyers bag bargains as Spanish property market offers best value in Europe

Foreign buyers bag bargains as Spanish property market offers best value in Europe

A popular winter sun destination, Spain is packed with delights to engage and entertain those looking to while away the days in a warmer clime than the UK affords.

Arquitectonica unveils tallest residential tower in Milan at Porta Nuova Varesine

The project introduces the first high-end residential high-rise living to Milan with two towers designed by global architecture firm, Arquitectonica.

Engel & Völkers reports end of summer rush in the Balearics

Engel & Völkers reports end of summer rush in the Balearics

After a long hot summer Engel & Völkers, with 19 shops throughout The Balearic Islands, is reporting a strong sales outlook over summer 2013 and predicting a final rush of deals leading up to the close of this year.

Murcia company claims Best Real Estate Agency Spain for fourth time

Murcia company claims Best Real Estate Agency Spain for fourth time

Murcia-based estate agent, Mercers, has recently earned a five-star accolade for ‘Best Real Estate Agency Spain’ at The European Property Awards in association with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. This is the fourth time the Company has claimed that title in the past six years – no mean feat.

Italy’s crowning glory: Hilltop towns prove a hit with visitors from around the globe

Italy’s crowning glory: Hilltop towns prove a hit with visitors from around the globe

Italy has been crowned the favourite country for the second year running by Conde Nast Traveller readers. Everything from its beaches to its shopping has impressed visitors, with food and culture receiving particularly high ratings.

Florida flying high! New airport expansion set to welcome 45 million travellers and boost rental opportunities

Florida flying high! New airport expansion set to welcome 45 million travellers and boost rental opportunities

A major new expansion plan will see Orlando International Airport welcome up to 45 million travellers by 2020, spelling great news for those investing in the growing destination.

Game of Drones - How technology is changing the face of property development

Game of Drones - How technology is changing the face of property development

International property development used to be something of a mysterious and murky art, but advances in technology have transformed it over recent years, allowing developers to share more and encourage their investors to take an active interest in the process of development.

Buying a house in Grand Rapids: Can you afford it?

There’s no doubt that Grand Rapids is a great place to live. We’re the fourth best city for job hunters, we’re one of the best places to retire, we ranked #7 for happiest cities in which to work and last year, Grand Rapids was ranked #11 on Forbes’ list of “Best Buy Cities.”

Portugal’s Algarve - The best place in the world to retire

Portugal’s Algarve - The best place in the world to retire

It’s official – Portugal is the best place in the world to spend your golden years. The 2014 Retire Overseas Index, from Live and Invest Overseas, listed the country’s southern Algarve region as the global destination of choice for retirees.

Spanish property on the up as penthouses command 30% price premiums

Spanish property on the up as penthouses command 30% price premiums

Spain’s property market is on the up, as a flood of foreign investors are snapping up bargain properties following years of tumbling prices.