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Relocation, Relocation, Relocation Part Three – Yes, but why Spain?

Please note that the information provided in this article is of a general interest nature and intended as a basic outline only. You are well advised to contact a professional for advice specific to your circumstances. Nothing contained in this article should be seen or taken as the writer or publisher providing legal or financial […]

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Protecting your budget against the foreign exchange market

"When it comes to buying a home in a foreign country it is surprising that currency is often given very little consideration. It isn't as important as the location or price of the property, but it will certainly be important if you are trying to stick to a budget." Martin Steencamp of Foreign Currency Exchange explains how to make sure that currency movements don't give you a nasty shock when buying property overseas.

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Finding property on the Internet

"Today almost everyone looks for property and homes on the Internet. Estate agents and developers know this, so that means that a lot of information is available. As a result, it can be hard to find exactly what you are looking for among all the ads, pop-up windows and millions of search results. The other pitfall is gauging the reliability of information you find on the web." Russ Martin has some sound advice for would-be housebuyers.

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Buying property in Spain – The Rights Group’s Glossary of property terms

Our colleagues at Overseas Property Professional have reported that Britons have spent £12 billion on second homes over the last two years, based on new statistics from the UK Office for National Statistics. Apparently, Britons are spending £6 billion a year on the purchase of second homes – a staggering £4 billion more than two […]

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Brits and Spanish property – buying habits and new hot spots

A report from Currency UK Ltd London, 14 November 2005 Currency UK’s team of foreign exchange specialists spend much of their time assisting Brits transfer their funds abroad for property purchases, with Spain being the most popular destination. “Over the last few years we have seen several new areas gain in popularity and overtake the […]

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