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Invest in a new build French Alps property

In recent years, a new generation of ski chalet has arrived in the French Alps - one definitely worth exploring.

Property news from Tuscany – cultural delights in Lucca

If you own a Tuscany property, you’ll already have seen the artistic, historic and religious riches that form the light and shade of Tuscan life.

Move to an apartment in Lucca for affordable dolce vita

At Winkworth Italy, we sell Tuscan property to international buyers with a broad range of budgets. Over many years, we’ve built an extensive knowledge of areas in Tuscany that promise a little extra for your money.

News from Portugal - Algarve property

Unemployment figures in Portugal have fallen below the eurozone average for the first time in years, CNBC reports. Meanwhile, in the past year, tourism in Portugal is said to have grown at twice the rate of that in Spain. 

A picture perfect mas property in Provence

Great artists throughout history have been inspired by le mas, a farmhouse commonly found in rural Provence. If you’re buying countryside property in Provence, it’s likely you’ve been captivated by this distinctive type of stone house too.

A Tuscany home with a must-have kitchen

If you’re buying a property in Tuscany, your choice is sure to be influenced by those ambrosial foods for which the region is famous. Sun-ripened fruits, olives, prosciutto and porcini are just some of the local ingredients found in speciality dishes that have visitors to Tuscany rushing to the nearest trattoria.

Move to...an Algarve villa for your retirement

At Winkworth Portugal, we relish a retirement property brief. After all, the beauty of retirement in the Algarve is that you don’t have to downsize. Here, your budget will buy a spectacular amount of square footage, leaving you to enjoy a superior lifestyle in the sun supported by affordable living costs, excellent health care and superb travel links.

News from France - Paris apartments

As at least 70,000 finance jobs are predicted to move from London to Paris, our Winkworth France property experts predict an increase in demand for Paris apartments. Read on for our international news round up.

Read all about it - our love affair with Tuscan property

How do you “do” Florence with small children? What’s the buzz about chilled Chianti, and - the greatest mystery of them all - just why do Tuscans live forever? 

Where will my Algarve villa take me today?

If you think a villa in the Algarve is the typical sun, sea and sand holiday property, you’re in for a surprise, say Winkworth International. It really is the gateway to Portugal and beyond.