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Property tax laws in Vancouver and why it is still a great place for investment

Last year July, due to a hot property market that showed no signs of calming down, the provincial government of the British Columbia, slapped a 15% property transfer tax on foreign investors.

Welcome to Albox - Spain’s Brexit-beating holiday home location for 2017

Welcome to Albox - Spain’s Brexit-beating holiday home location for 2017

Brexit-conscious British buyers took quite a while to let the impact of the referendum sink in, but the imminent triggering of Article 50 has finally shaken up their pursuit of Spanish property.

Top of the Props: Foreign buyers go back to Greece

Top of the Props: Foreign buyers go back to Greece

Foreign property buyers are going back to Greece at the start of 2017, reveals TheMoveChannel.com’s Top of the Props index. The country was the fourth most popular country on the international property portal in January 2017, its first time in the Top 10 in six months.

Passenger numbers go sky high as Spanish airports enjoy best year in history

Passenger numbers go sky high as Spanish airports enjoy best year in history

Spain enjoyed a record breaking 2016 when it came to the number of travellers visiting the country by air according to the latest figures from Aena, the state trading company which manages Spanish airports.

Airside to poolside has never been easier as 2017 brings host of new flights from across the UK to Spain

Airside to poolside has never been easier as 2017 brings host of new flights from across the UK to Spain

2017 will indeed be a Happy New Year for Brits wanting to visit sunnier Spanish climes. Commencing throughout the year, an array of new flights will connect the UK and Spain, meaning 2017 could be the perfect year to turn that dream holiday home into reality.

5 fitness-friendly homes to kick start your New Year’s resolution

5 fitness-friendly homes to kick start your New Year’s resolution

2017 is here and it’s time to put those New Year’s resolutions into action. And as with every other January, many of us have pledged to get fit and healthy this year.

2017 Spanish property market gems

2017 Spanish property market gems

2016 has been a good year for the Spanish property market. Spanish properties enjoyed steady price growth and an encouraging transaction rate during the year.

Foreign property buyers return to Cyprus

Foreign property buyers return to Cyprus

Overseas buyers are showing signs of returning to Cyprus, with the country entering TheMoveChannel.com’s Top 10 most popular destinations in November for the first time in a year.

Almeria crowned as Spain’s post-Brexit vote hotspot, as British families seek value in the sunshine

Almeria crowned as Spain’s post-Brexit vote hotspot, as British families seek value in the sunshine

New data from the Spanish registrars has shown that Almeria is Spain’s new hotspot, racing ahead of other regions when it comes to property sales.

Visitors to Spain stay longer on the plain with many purchasing a more permanent residence

Visitors to Spain stay longer on the plain with many purchasing a more permanent residence

It seems Spain is still a firm favourite with holidaymakers from around the globe, with the beautiful Costa Blanca continuing to attract a wealth of visitors.

Longer summers boosting tourism and property market in Costa Blanca

Longer summers boosting tourism and property market in Costa Blanca

As Spain reports both record tourism numbers and positive movement in the property market, the impact of the longer summers experienced as a result of climate change on the country’s real estate is not to be underestimated, Spanish property expert Chris White has revealed.

Live beyond green with Taylor Wimpey Espana’s brand new eco-friendly homes on the Costa del Sol

Live beyond green with Taylor Wimpey Espana’s brand new eco-friendly homes on the Costa del Sol

Live beyond green with the new nature inspired Botanic residence launched by Taylor Wimpey Espana on the Costa del Sol. A unique, eco-friendly residential development created in accordance with the criteria of sustainability, ecology and bioclimatic architecture.

Swedish buyers double as European demand for Spanish holiday homes soars

Swedish buyers double as European demand for Spanish holiday homes soars

The number of Swedish buyers looking to Spain as a second home destination has now doubled according to the latest statistics from leading Spanish homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Espana.

Golden sunshine and golden visas draw wealthy foreigners from far and wide to Portuguese property market

Golden sunshine and golden visas draw wealthy foreigners from far and wide to Portuguese property market

With its economy rebounding and property prices on the up, Portugal is setting about building a future that guards against the economic vulnerabilities of the past.

Alicante is the third best province for property purchases in Spain

Alicante is the third best province for property purchases in Spain

Coastal areas continue to lead the way in solidifying Spain’s property recovery and is taking the industry to new heights.