European Property Buying-When to Trust Your Gut?

When you make decisions you think things through, using your brain faculties and tend to have a “gut instinct”* about whether the decision is right. Sometimes we make a decision based on instinct, rather than what the logic of our brains tell us. This is a phenomenon explored by Continue reading European Property Buying-When to Trust Your Gut?

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Montenegro Property-Is there life post-divorce for this country?

 

So Montenegro divorced Serbia on June 2006 and has, on the whole, kept a low profile on the World Stage. So what of this small idyllic country, after all didn’t it Continue reading Montenegro Property-Is there life post-divorce for this country?

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Spanish Homes and Property Valuations–Is it the same as Valuing in the UK?

Buyers in the UK can get confused with the different property valuations. The difference between an insurance valuation for rebuilding cost purposes is at serious odds to the the market value, the price that a buyer is prepared to pay to acquire that property. And so in Spain, Continue reading Spanish Homes and Property Valuations–Is it the same as Valuing in the UK?

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Spanish property buying process–have you noticed the difference?

Ok so there are a load of exciting property bargains to be had if you have the cash ready to buy one and you‘re hot to trot. But buying a property in Spain is different from buying in the Continue reading Spanish property buying process–have you noticed the difference?

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Overseas Property Agent stupid? Or the economy?

I have conversations with new clients who want to sell their properties and they sometimes bemoan their incumbent agent. But when I delve further and ask Continue reading Overseas Property Agent stupid? Or the economy?

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Overseas exchange rates-when did they last help you so much?

In light of stumbling progress in the Eurozone, many currencies have strengthened against the Euro, thereby creating stronger buying power in Europe. Sterling has emerged Continue reading Overseas exchange rates-when did they last help you so much?

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Buying property abroad-what are the 5 common failings people make? What can be done?

Many of the challenges faced when buying property overseas are surmountable, but some people lose perspective and common-sense, when faced with Continue reading Buying property abroad-what are the 5 common failings people make? What can be done?

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Buying overseas property-what can you do about risk? 5 Key Questions

Risk is at the top of everyone’s minds at the moment with the threat of US default and subsequent sovereign downgrading, as well as the mounting debt problems continuing to swamp Greece and other European countries now being drawn in. Continue reading Buying overseas property-what can you do about risk? 5 Key Questions

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Overseas Property Agent-which is right for me? How can I tell? 5 Top Tips

Some people are not sure what an agent does, or is, let alone which type is best for them. So let us establish this first.

A property agent brings together Continue reading Overseas Property Agent-which is right for me? How can I tell? 5 Top Tips

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Holiday Home Abroad-How can you save time and money buying?

Want to fulfil your dream of an overseas holiday home or investment property, but don’t want the hassle?

Some people wish to live the dream of having a holiday home abroad but don’t want the hassle. Or they want to do it as Continue reading Holiday Home Abroad-How can you save time and money buying?

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