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An expat’s guide to buying property in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a one-of-a-kind place. Being formerly part of the Qing dynasty, the British Empire, the Japanese Empire, and now a financial leader, its rich history makes […]

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Things to consider when buying property in Australia

So, you’re buying a home in Australia. Fantastic! We’re sure you’ve considered the ‘big questions’ like where you’d like to buy a house, when you’d like to do […]

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A critical checklist for moving from one country to another

Moving home is complicated and can be stressful, even when it’s not international! When you move overseas, even hopping across one border, so many things have to be […]

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The 10 most unaffordable cities for housing

The 14th annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey ranks the affordability of ‘middle-income’ housing in 293 urban markets. For the seventh year running, one market stands head and […]

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10 most environmentally friendly countries for an expat home

Living an eco-friendly life is easier, I think most people would agree, in an eco-friendly country (or at least one that appears to be). The tricky part is […]

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UK house price growth up unexpectedly in January

The latest Nationwide Building Society UK House Price Index shows what they are describing as an “unexpected pickup in annual price growth in January”, and a record high […]

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How to prepare your holiday rental for the season

Peak rental season in the Northern Hemisphere is not far off. If you have a rental property, here are 10 tips to help you get it ready! A […]

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Do you own a home in a global property market that’s flat or rising?

If you own a property in the UK, whether a second home, a rental or your main residence, you may find the latest report from Fitch Ratings interesting… […]

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Top tips to help you find your new home in France

If you find yourself gazing into the depths of the internet, searching for that perfect dream house in France, then look no further. Currency UK have compiled their top ten […]

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The 5 Best Offshore Places To Diversify Your Life in 2018

If you’re lucky or perhaps smart enough to have the option to “diversify” your life, now might just be the best time to do it. Here are five […]

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The best country to live in for the fastest internet connection

Have you ever wondered which country has the best internet speeds for work, business or leisure? Find out here… Perhaps you’re a digital nomad, dependent on a really […]

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How to make sure the cost of your international move isn’t a shock

An overseas move can be a very expensive thing to do, every expat and expat-to-be probably knows or suspects that, but are we all really au fait with […]

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How to improve your guests’ holiday rental experience in France, and why you need to

The holiday rental market in France is a highly competitive one, as any holiday rental owner in France will tell you. To the browsing holidaymaker, many properties look […]

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Top tips for renting in China

If your new to the renting process in China, it can look a little confusing. Luckily the team at Currency UK are on hand with their top tips. […]

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Top tips for selling your house over the winter

If selling your property during the cold, seemingly endless, dark and freezing winter days of the Northern Hemisphere seems like a very tall order, take heart, there are […]

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12 cheap ways to decorate your home for the holidays

It’s so tempting to splash out on new decorations and new looks for the festive season, but the cost of it all soon mounts up. A great way […]

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10 reasons why renting is a good choice for expats

The question of buying or renting comes down to three main criteria for most expats: having the finances to purchase a property overseas, having the time to find […]

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Help! I need more bedrooms over the festive season

If, like me, you’ve got guests coming for Christmas but you don’t want to be packed in like sardines, yet don’t have the budget to accommodate them in […]

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How to get your rental property booked this Christmas

If you have a property you want to rent out over the holidays, now is the time to think about what you’re going to offer potential clients. Find […]

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What you need to do to find a rental property in Belgium

The most pressing item on just about every expat’s moving-overseas checklist is organising a place to live, preferably before leaving one assignment and moving to the next. Here’s […]

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