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What expat couples should ask themselves before buying a home together?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Make a date with your partner, turn off your phones and evaluate whether now is the right time for you to consider an overseas property purchase…with a little help from… Read more…

US expats treble their British property investments

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Americans based in the UK take full advantage of the pounds falling value by increasing their British property portfolios.     Ever since Britain’s surprise decision to leave the EU,… Read more…

Brexit expected to dampen British demand for Spanish property

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, June 29, 2016

A weak pound and ongoing uncertainty is likely to weaken demand for Spanish property in the wake of the Brexit vote.   Property experts expect demand to slow in popular… Read more…

Are expats with sterling and dollars smart to buy property in Europe?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Bigger budgets and falling euro property prices… the perfect storm? Keep reading to find out… Back in 2014, a buyer with £250,000 who wished to buy a property in euros… Read more…

USA: New home sales slow – exchange rates favour European buyers

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, April 25, 2014

Rising prices are impacting home sales in the USA at a time of year usually noted for increased sales. Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes,… Read more…

Why Down Under might be downright good for sterling buyers

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, March 24, 2014

With the value of the Aussie dollar falling by a third against the pound over the past 12 months, it has not looked this good for sterling buyers to get… Read more…

Sun or ski property for sterling-rich buyers?

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, March 10, 2014

As the pound, euro and dollar battle it out on the currency markets the pound is now 4.31 percent up on the euro compared to this time last year and… Read more…

Understanding currency fluctuations and overseas property purchases

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Currencies always fluctuate and that affects anyone buying a property overseas who is purchasing with their “home” currency and transfering to the overseas vendor. Take, for example, a couple who… Read more…

Is strong sterling attracting euro buyers?

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Last week sterling started at 1.2226 against the euro, its highest since 10 January 2013. However, over the course of the week it fell 1.3 cents, and today stands at… Read more…

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