Richard Way

Richard Way has been an influential and independent voice on all aspects of buying overseas property for over 15 years. He was editor of A Place In The Sun magazine, has edited books on buying in Spain, is a regular on the panel at Your Overseas Home, has appeared on the BBC and helped the Foreign and Commonwealth Office on expat matters. Richard is a property owner on the Costa Brava, Spain, and in Puglia.

Articles by Richard Way

Why overseas holiday homes aren’t just for summer

Why overseas holiday homes aren’t just for summer

For most of us, the main appeal of a second home is being able to spend hot summers chilling by a pool or on the beach. But trips to your holiday home out of season should be just as fun, not to mention useful! Spanish property-owner Richard Way shares reasons why his home in the Costa Brava merits as much attention in the quieter months…
Everything you need to know about overseas removal firms

Everything you need to know about overseas removal firms

Is 2023 the year of your big move halfway around the world, perhaps with a family in tow? If so, it’s not too early to start planning how you’ll take your belongings with you – preparation is key when it comes to moving. Here are four pointers to help you organise a suitable removal firm.

‘The Banshees of Inisherin’ showcases the best of Ireland’s west coast

Tipped for Academy Awards success, the new film The Banshees of Inisherin is drawing global attention to two magical corners of Ireland’s wild west coast. We take a look at why the Aran Islands and Achill Island deserve to be in the limelight and could make exciting places to own a home or at least be a short ferry-hop away…
5 reasons to book a viewing trip before Christmas

5 reasons to book a viewing trip before Christmas

Got time on your hands in the dreary run-up to Christmas and dying to crack on with plans to find an overseas home? Then there is no time to lose! Believe it or not, autumn is one of the best seasons to head out to your chosen destination and start looking at properties. If you still need convincing, here are five reasons why booking a viewing trip before the end of the year could make a lot of sense.

How to secure a home loan in Florida

There’s no denying the strong dollar is a blow for Brits buying in Florida right now. But if you’re keen to press ahead with your plans – and benefit from the Sunshine State’s world-famous tourist attractions and year-round rental market – then one way to soften the effects of the exchange rate is to purchase with a mortgage. Buying from a British owner could also help your case. We take a closer look and highlight some pointers for helping you to secure a home loan.