While early November has seen sterling rally a little against the euro, the pound's value has been heading broadly downward ever since the 'leave' result of the UK's referendum to leave the EU. On 5 October the pound fell to a five-year low against the euro and on 17 October it hit a six-year low.
With Brexit negotiations and political upheaval set to continue for at least the next two or three years (if not longer), the impact on UK citizens is significant. This is particularly so for those who have previously purchased a timeshare property elsewhere in Europe. These families are now finding themselves faced with maintenance bills in euros that are substantially more expensive than they were this time last year, due to the fluctuations in the exchange rate.
If you are looking for a more peaceful area of Portugal to purchase your next property, then Beja is ideal.
Most of the towns have good amenities such as shopping areas, restaurants and bars and some complexes include leisure facilities such as a gym and swimming pool.
A selection of November's new listings from award winning Algarve estate agent, Exclusive Algarve Villas.
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According to the most recent report published by Allied Market Research, the global spa services market is forecast to reach an incredible $154.6 billion by 2022.
Far from being a rare indulgence for the affluent, wellbeing has increasingly become a part of everyday life for many around the world with a marked rise in demand for medical spa treatments a key driver of this shift.
Launched at the beginning of July 2016 Holidirect is slowly but surely going from strength to strength and becoming a firm favourite with property owners and managers.
By using various methods of advertising and social media promotion we will get your rental property noticed.
At SeaToSky Homes we focus on the areas of Silves, Lagoa and Lagos through to the west coast of the Algarve. Juliet, Tania and Natasha work together as a team to help buyers find their ideal property across the region. Together we have well over 20 years experience in the local property market.
Natasha focuses on the western Algarve, particularly the Lagos to Sagres region, which features the quaint fishing villages of Luz, Burgau and Salema, plus the stunning coastal area of the Costa Vincentina Natural Park with its pristine beaches and wild beauty.
With its economy rebounding and property prices on the up, Portugal is setting about building a future that guards against the economic vulnerabilities of the past.
One method of doing so has been to court wealthy foreigners by promoting the attractions of property ownership in Portugal and the Portuguese lifestyle, as well as the Iberian nation's value as an entry point into the Schengen Area.