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Strong buyer demand prompts a ‘déjà vu development’ in the French Alps

Strong buyer demand prompts a ‘déjà vu development’ in the French Alps

French Alpine property specialist MGM returns with a sense of déjà vu to the snow-sure ski resort of La Rosière overlooking the Tarentaise Valley.

First Energy ‘A’ Rated development in Mallorca

First Energy ‘A’ Rated development in Mallorca

With reduced energy consumption now more important than ever, the first Energy ‘A’ Rated project in Mallorca, and possibly the whole of Spain, has been launched – Torre Camp de Mar Residencial.

Building a better future - Spanish construction sector is fastest growing in Europe

Building a better future - Spanish construction sector is fastest growing in Europe

Spain has had enough of economic doom and gloom. The sun-kissed Iberian country has put its economic troubles behind it and is now leading Europe in the race to build a better and brighter future.

I’m just looking, I’m not buying: Caxton FX sees 20% growth in French rental payments

Leading international money transfer service provider Caxton FX has seen a 20% growth in customers renting properties as second homes in France, as opposed to purchasing them.

New Virgin route opens up the Sunshine State to even more visitors amidst tourism boom

New Virgin route opens up the Sunshine State to even more visitors amidst tourism boom

Florida is unquestionably one of the world’s most popular holiday destinations, with tourists flocking to its shores for a signature blend of theme parks, championship golf courses, water parks and beaches.

Sotheby’s International Realty website reaches million-a-month milestone

Sotheby’s International Realty website reaches million-a-month milestone

For the first time in its history, the Sotheby’s International Realty global website (sir.com) exceeded one million visits in a month. This July, the site welcomed 1,042,043 online visitors, a 15% increase over the same month in 2013.

Survey reveals Spain as the UK’s most popular overseas retirement destination

Survey reveals Spain as the UK’s most popular overseas retirement destination

New research has revealed that more than 6 million UK adults are planning to head overseas when they retire, with Spain’s sunny shores emerging as their destination of choice.

France and Spain remain firm favourites for Brits buying abroad

France and Spain remain firm favourites for those looking to buy a place in the sun, according to the latest Property Hotpots Report from HiFX.

Fresh Paramount news comes at right time for upbeat Murcia property market

Fresh Paramount news comes at right time for upbeat Murcia property market

Whilst progress on the Paramount Theme Park in Murcia has been slow, some good news emerged last Thursday when Alhama Town Hall gave approval to promoter Premursa’s urbanisation plans for phases one and two.

Spanish property market rebounds as economy turns a corner and attracts international buyers

Spanish property market rebounds as economy turns a corner and attracts international buyers

Spain’s economy has been looking up of late, with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) adjusting its growth forecast from 0.6% to 1.2% for 2014.

Villas Valriche in Mauritius unveils latest phase of luxury residences

Villas Valriche in Mauritius unveils latest phase of luxury residences

Villas Valriche, Mauritius’ leading residential golf and beach estate, is launching its latest phase of luxury private residences, including the last remaining golf frontage plots.

Chief Minister officially breaks ground for World Trade Center Gibraltar

Chief Minister officially breaks ground for World Trade Center Gibraltar

This week, the Hon Fabian Picardo officially broke ground for the eagerly awaited World Trade Center Gibraltar. This iconic global brand finally arrived with the Chief Minister operating heavy machinery by remote control and drilling the first foundations.

Costa del Soaring as Malaga reports tourism generated €500M in the last 6 months

Costa del Soaring as Malaga reports tourism generated €500M in the last 6 months

According to a report from the Spanish National Statistics Institute (INE), the growth of the tourism industry in Malaga has generated more than €500 million in the last six months.

Brit buyers bounce back

The latest survey of overseas buyers of second homes in France carried out by bankers BNP using data supplied by Notaries from across the country paints a mixed picture of the health of the French property market, but puts the Brits firmly back in pole position as buyers.

North Dakota joins the US elite moving one step closer to energy independence

North Dakota joins the US elite moving one step closer to energy independence

A landmark in the US’s energy production history has just been confirmed, with the North Dakota Petroleum Council (NDPC) announcing that the state finally surpassed the elusive one million barrels of oil per day production figure: