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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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How to get your property ready for autumn

Whether you hope to sell your home between now and the end of the year or you just feel it needs some care after the summer, now is […]

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Europe’s most affordable cities for relocating working expats

Are you a digital business expat employer or employee wondering where your next European base might be? A new report shines a light on five up and coming […]

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How to protect your empty second home

If you have a second home that you have to leave empty for extended periods of time, read these tips to help ensure you protect it as best […]

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5 ways to impress a property buyer

At some point in our lives, most of us will make the decision to buy a property. Apart from general location, available schools and accessibility what is it […]

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How to successfully buy property in France

If you’re thinking of buying a property in France over the next few months, here are the resources you’ll need to make sure it all goes as smoothly […]

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How to earn a good living, get fit and live in beautiful France

Discover how three expats set up real estate businesses, embraced life in France and got fitter and healthier in the process… Living in France is a dream for […]

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The best places to buy a home if you love sport

Who’s ever bought or rented a home based on being able to do their favourite sport? I bet there are lots of expats out there who have. I […]

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Pets and overseas property rentals: do they mix?

Should you allow pets in your overseas property rental? Let’s examine the pros and cons of pets in rentals, plus some pet tips for landlords The decision to […]

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12 tips for the best ever home moving day

As the big overseas moving day draws near, are you ready or flapping about? Both? Well, here are 12 tried and tested tips to help make the move […]

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Low cost ideas for sprucing up your new home

Whether you’re an expat student, first time buyer or just being careful with your overseas living budget, here are some low-cost ideas for making your home look better […]

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The best ways to protect your home while you travel

It’s fast approaching the peak travel time of year, when expats travel to second homes, go “back home” to visit family and friends, or simply go on extended […]

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How to make your home more Zen – VIDEO

As the saying goes, “Your home is where your heart is”; in other words, no matter where you are in the world, your home will always be the […]

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How to make your home safe from forest fire

Forest fire can start at all times of the year, but in many countries in the Northern Hemisphere now is the beginning of the “fire season” as land […]

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How to create a moveable garden for expat renters

If you know you only have a couple of years at a property, here’s how to do some productive gardening yet not leave it all behind when you […]

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Why house mould could make you ill and how to get rid of it

Mould. It’s in every country on Earth. It’s the bane of landlords, tenants and home owners alike and it presents a health risk to certain people. Find out […]

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How to find a home in an age friendly world

Finding the perfect overseas location for future retirement, at whatever age that may come, can be a tricky thing to do. Here’s an unusual checklist for senior expats, […]

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Tax relief restrictions for UK residential landlords begin

Landlords who pay UK taxes on income from the rental of property (in the UK or overseas), will see a change to the calculation of the tax payable […]

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