All posts by Good Property Guide

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    Light and Shade

    2014 marks 120 years since the birth of Danish lighting designer Poul Henningsen, whose iconic lamps have remained in continuous production since the 1920s. Peter Olive sheds some light on the subject. In the early 20th century,...

    • Posted January 20, 2014
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    Still Sunny in Malta

    Little Malta has weathered the recent economic storm much better than many EU nations, and the current outlook for its property market is bright. Martin Jansson explores a contented island. Prior to the international financial crisis, Malta’s...

    • Posted January 20, 2014
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    The Rise and Rise of Sarah Beeny

    With a successful media and property-developing career, four children and a stately home to maintain, Sarah Beeny has her work cut out. Never afraid to roll up her sleeves, she’s recently launched an online estate agency to...

    • Posted January 20, 2014
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    Ripe Time for Spain

    Property prices are extremely favourable in Spain right now, and the market is on your side. Martin Jansson tells you how to make the most of the moment. Ten years ago it was quite expensive to buy...

    • Posted November 22, 2013
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    Sparkling Style

    A salsa was Julien Macdonald’s undoing on Strictly this year, but the crystal-clad Welsh fashion designer still loves life with a Latin tempo. He tells Rachel Waring about his home in Spain. Having worked with pedigree fashion...

    • Posted November 22, 2013
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    Blastcool – Al fresco dining on the rise

    The sizzling summer has been good news for outdoor kitchen specialists, Blastcool. After successive miserable summers, this year’s heat wave has given Britons the opportunity they have been waiting for to spruce up their gardens. According to...

    • Posted September 19, 2013
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    Hot property with Girasol Homes

    The introduction of energy efficiency laws in Spain could be a boost for new build properties. Josh McGarvie reports. Discerning house-hunters looking for property for sale in Spain are turning towards exclusive new-build homes on the coast....

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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    Sunny down south

    Southern European nations luring buyers thanks for favourable European mortgages and discounted properties. Knock-down property prices in southern Eurozone countries continue to attract property-buyers from the UK, with interest in Spain, Italy, Portugal and Greece getting noticeably...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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    Eastern Appeal

    Its buoyant markets, booming tourism industry and improved air links are luring more investors to the Philippines. Josh McGarvie reports. While Europe has been in the financial doldrums, the economy in the Philippines – like other Southeast...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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    Orlando magic

    Florida’s property market is booming and Orlando is leading the charge. Josh McGarvie reports. With its affable climate, pristine beaches and liberal lifestyle, Florida has long been a fashionable location for a second home. Yet despite the...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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