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Simple steps to buying property in Greece

Simple steps to buying property in Greece

Do you have questions about buying property in Greece after Brexit? In this simple guide, we outline the entire property buying process, including mortgages, getting your visa and how to avoid the common pitfalls. How to buy a property in Greece 1.      Get your AFM...

Where – and how – to move to Spain with your children

Where – and how – to move to Spain with your children

There is a lot to consider when moving to Spain, and even more so if you are moving there with children. What are the schools like? Is this area safe? What will the kids do on the weekends? To get you started, we give you a rundown on the Spanish education system,...

Simple steps to buying in Spain

Simple steps to buying in Spain

Spain has tightened up its property laws. Great news for those buying a home there, but it does mean a few more hurdles to navigate

How to buy a property in Portugal

How to buy a property in Portugal

Buying a property in Portugal marks the start of an exciting new life in the sun. Whether a holiday home, retirement or investment, it should be no more problematic than a purchase in your home country.
However, the process may feel a little intimidating at first, especially if you’re unfamiliar with the language, currency and bureaucracy.
This article lays out the basics, so you’ll know what to expect. Of course, there will be variations, and you should always speak to a reputable and specialist property lawyer before committing any money.
That said, 10 simple and logical steps should ensure a safe and smooth property purchase in Portugal.

Applying for a visa to live in Greece

Do I need a visa for Greece after Brexit? British people moving to Greece since Brexit are not classed as ‘third-country nationals’ just like the many Americans and other non-EU nationals who make this wonderful country their long-term home. There are several visa...

Applying for a visa to live in Spain

Do I need a visa for Spain as a non-EU citizen? British people moving to Spain since Brexit are now classed as 'third-country nationals' just like the many Americans and other non-EU nationals who make this wonderful country their long-term home. So if you want to...