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Top picks in Tuscany - Great Italian homes to buy

Considered to be one of the most beautiful regions of the world, Tuscany is home to some of the most famous cities in the world including Pisa and Florence.

Why You Should Move Abroad, Whatever Age You Are

The desire to move abroad isn’t just the distant dream of pensioners anymore, as two-thirds of Brits under the age of 40 are considering taking the leap. 

Submit your claim!

Yesterday it was confirmed by the European Court of Justice that charges imposed by the French government on foreigners who sold or rented out houses from 2012 is illegal!

How To Keep In Touch When You Move Abroad

If you’re browsing the Winkworth website in the hope of finding a property for sale in Portugal, or another foreign country, it’s likely that one of the big reasons you haven’t made the leap just yet is the fear of impending homesickness. 

(Part 2) Wanting to Retire Abroad? Things You Need to Consider

We recently wrote a post that looked at things you need to consider if you are thinking of retiring abroad. This included researching the countries, researching the different locations and taking time to learn the language.

(Part 1) Wanting to Retire Abroad? Things You Need to Consider

It’s estimated that between 4,000 to 8,000 British people choose to retire overseas every single year. In a recent study, HSBC found that one in ten people consider making the move abroad after they have retired. 

OUT NOW! Winkworth Country Life Special: Home from Home

Lifestyle buyers are returning to the international market thanks to a combination of favourable exchange rates and greater confidence, says Zoë Dare Hall.

The French Alps – Fall in love with the mountains all over again in Summer

The French Alps – Fall in love with the mountains all over again in Summer. 

Buying in France for future retirement, for leisure or to better enjoy the Tour de France?

In 2013 BNP Paribas carried out a survey of specific projects and expectations of expatriates investing in France.

Provence and the Art of Fine Food

Quality of life, climate and gastronomy have the largest positive influence on buying property in France. Few regions in France can rival Provence for the quality of life available, its climate and its cuisine.