Cumberbatch finds “a new home” in Hawke’s Bay

Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed that he loved the first lockdown as he was filming in New Zealand’s Hawke’s Bay at the time and was left stranded with his family here for months. He wasnt complaining…
Your 10-step guide to owning a property by summer

Your 10-step guide to owning a property by summer

Determined to make 2022 the year you buy a holiday home or move abroad, without letting Covid get in the way? Well, if you’re fully vaccinated, chances are you’ll be able to head out to view properties and realise that dream. But first there’s important groundwork to be done, so here’s our checklist of things you should be thinking about now. Follow these steps and you could be in your new home by summer…

If you love Tuscany, you will also love Umbria

If you are searching for a scenic location rich in history and art, where your budget will stretch to a property larger than a bedsit in Florence, then Umbria is just the place. Just like neighbouring Tuscany you will find rolling hills, vineyards, olive groves, woods, lakes, rivers and mountains. There are country lanes bordered with cypress trees, and charming hill top villages to explore. No wonder, the Umbria tourism website , refers to it as the “Green heart of Italy” (Cuone verde d’italia)

Why the Costa Blanca?

Spain has 10 different costas, so there is a lot to choose from! But which would suit you best? We put the question to two estate agents – one from the Costa del Sol, which you can read here – and one from the Costa Blanca. Here, Karsten Ryder from Vincent Real Estate, based in Benijofar in the south Costa Blanca, tells us about the lifestyle, the joys of living on the Mediterranean coast and why you should move to Costa Blanca!

5 Spanish seasides that ALL the family will love!

For many of us, a holiday home or move to Spain is all about spending more quality time with family. But what the toddlers will love may bore teenagers to tears, and those of us retiring will want entertainment all year. So here we take a look at some 5 seaside locations that are fun for all the family!

Where to buy in Australia in 2021

Australia offers beautiful white sand beaches, a great climate and plenty of culture. It is no wonder people have been emigrating there for years. Check out our list of six great locations to buy property in Australia…